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{LDS How-to} Throw the Perfect Ward Christmas Party

by Whitney Sorensen | How-to

Carols. Candy canes. The ward Christmas party. These signs of the season are just about to arrive. Since wa...

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WWII Refugee to Mormon: Walter Maschmeyer's Journey

by Whitney Sorensen | People

At age twelve, Walter Maschmeyer traversed Germany amid the turmoil of World War II. Traveling only  w...

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The 5 Browns to perform with National Symphony Orchestra for first time

by Whitney Sorensen | Arts & Entertainment

Accepted as a group to the prestigious Julliard School of Music, the 5 Browns are proof that piano lessons ...

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The Civil War 150 years later: The Mormon connection

by Whitney Sorensen | Opinions & Features

After celebrating U.S. independence with family and friends beneath a shower of fireworks on Monday, many A...

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Missionary moms connect through email support group

by Whitney Sorensen | Opinions & Features

Behold, the royal army with over 52,000 members. When missionaries are called to serve, they often feel lik...

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{LDS How-to} Talk to Your Neighbor About a Mormon Candidate

by Whitney Sorensen | How-to

In case you haven’t heard by now, Jon Huntsman Jr. is running for president . Now that Huntsman has joined ...

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Mormons got talent

by Whitney Sorensen | Arts & Entertainment

Have you ever wanted to sing in front of a crowd of thousands? Or share your best recipes with the entire n...

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African Saints find hope in the gospel (and perform Book of Mormon productions of their own)

by Whitney Sorensen | Opinions & Features

On August 28, 2010, more than seven months before the premiere of the irreverent Book of Mormon musical tha...

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Marriage age on the rise, LDS singles still hanging out

by Whitney Sorensen | Opinions & Features

As the nationwide marriage age continues to rise, two LDS women have moved beyond hanging out and are exiti...

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Jimmer Fredette, fans await June 23 NBA draft

by Whitney Sorensen | Saints & Sports

In 23 days, Jimmer Fredette will know which team he will play for in the NBA. The draft will be held on Jun...