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How a Faith Crisis and Cancer Inspired One Latter-day Saint Scholar to Write About Her Faith

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | July 17, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of Melissa Wei-Tsing Inouye's life "crossings" came when she encountered a faith crisis while doing her...

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"Unspoken Testimony": How the Carthage Jail Continues to Change Lives 175 Years After the Martyrdom

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | June 27, 2019 | Mormon Life

Ryan Olsen will never forget his first visit to Carthage Jail. It happened in 1989, just before he left to ...

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What Became of the Oak Coffins That Carried Joseph and Hyrum Smith After They Were Martyred

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | June 27, 2019 | Mormon Life

 After a mob rushed the Carthage Jail and killed Joseph and Hyrum Smith in 1844, the martyrs' bodies w...

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Graves, Forgotten Stories of Black Pioneers + More from Remarkable Database That Highlights Those "Lost to History"

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | June 13, 2019 | Mormon Life

 Ardis E. Parshall became tearful as she walked across the cemetery lawn to see the new monument honor...

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Tad Callister on What It Was Like to Grow Up the Grandson of an Apostle + What He Learned Writing About the Book of Mormon

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | May 30, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Brother Tad R. Callister was released in April as Sunday School general president of The Church of Jesus Ch...

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Returned Missionary Britain Covey Talks How the Faith of His Ute Teammates, Chaplain Makes Him Better + More

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | May 7, 2019

More than a year has passed since University of Utah receiver and return specialist Britain Covey returned ...

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How One Latter-day Saint Found Healing in Using Rocks to Create the Stories of Jesus

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | April 18, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

After going through one of the most devastating times of her life, Patti Rokus found healing and inspiratio...

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How 2 Street Signs Helped 2 Missionaries Serving 15 Years Apart

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | March 27, 2019 | Mormon Life

Greg Trimble was nearing the end of his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 2004...

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Finding Eternal Truths in Classic Literature: A Conversation with Author S. Michael Wilcox

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | March 19, 2019

Some of the most important people in S. Michael Wilcox's life never lived. They've only existed in the page...

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40+ Returned Missionaries Playing D1 College Basketball + How Sam Merrill's Mission Changed Him

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | March 9, 2019 | Famous Mormons Fun

Ask Utah State basketball coach Craig Smith one question about his returned missionary junior guard Sam Mer...