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The Prayer from a 5-Year-Old That Changed How I Speak to God

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 22, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It lasted less than 30 seconds. Yet the prayer left many of the adults in the room with misty eyes and me w...


14 Christ-Centered Christmas Cards to Send to All Your Friends and Family This Season

by LDS Living Staff | November 6, 2017 | Fun Mormon Life

While most snail mail has gone the way of the floppy disk or phone book, sending a Christmas card is a sure...


40 Clever Last-Minute Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

by LDS Living Staff | October 24, 2017 | Fun Mormon Life

Maybe you've had your costume planned out for months in advance, but if that's not the case, we've got you ...


35+ Cute and Clever Family Halloween Costume Ideas

by LDS Living Staff | October 5, 2017 | Fun

Halloween is so much more fun with kids! Here are our favorite epic costume ideas that involve the whole fa...


80+ Creative Pinewood Derby Car Ideas You Wish You Had Thought of Yourself

by LDS Living Staff | Fun

Even if you have never competed in the Pinewood Derby, you’ve surely heard of it. One of the most important...


"They'll Kill Me": Why a Mafia Member Risked His Life to Become Mormon

by Mario Facione | Mormon Life

This story originally ran in LDS Living in 2005. Mario Facione passed away in 2015. Here is his story. It s...


The 6 Most Hilarious Mormon Hashtags Ever Created

by Danielle B. Wagner | Humor Fun Mormon Life

We're all still chuckling over the #MormonMafia tweets that have taken Twitter by storm, but that's by no m...


Mickey Mouse, Stevie Wonder + 21 Other Famous Visitors to the Polynesian Cultural Center

by Jannalee Rosner | Famous Mormons Fun

Hawaii. A place that conjures images of pineapples, hula dancers, and beautiful warm days on the beach. But...


Mitt Romney Beats Up Luchador at Charity Event—Wearing Tights

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Famous Mormons Fun

"I've never seen anything like it," the announcer blared. "I don't know if I ever will again." Wrestling. T...


LDS FBI Agent Receives Highest Award from President Obama & FBI Director

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

Special Agent Tyler Call of the FBI was off duty and with his family when he came across a woman being held...