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100-year-old Woman Baptized into LDS Church

by Deseret News | News from Utah

For those who know the story of Madeline Baldwin, a recent convert to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-...

Nursery Rhymes: To spank or not to spank

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I recently got a call from a nursery leader who went on vacation and came back to find her class had been a...


The Gap Between What You Think and What God Knows

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

One of my favorite people on the planet suffers from a confidence deficit. It's heartbreaking. We have many...


New spin on Mormon hymns from the heart

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

For some time, there has been a game afoot among LDS musicians. They keep trying to come up with new and fr...


All LDS Missionaries Safe after Quake in Chile

by Deseret News | News from Utah

All LDS missionaries in the church's nine missions across Chile are safe after a "mighty" earthquake struck...


Mormon Family's Viral YouTube Videos Play Role in British Family's Conversion

by Deseret News | News from Utah Famous Mormons

In the past five years, Lois Marie Herbert's life has changed drastically. She has confronted her self-doub...


Hemlines up, up and away

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I'm shifty. Always have been, always will be. Ask anyone, young or old. I go up and down depending on the e...

A Christ-centered family

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We have been thinking about what kind of a summer gift we could give our readers and friends, and it occurr...

Bear attack taught victim to listen to Spirit's warnings

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

With a huge grizzly bear straddling his legs and a claw hooked into his face, Michael A. Dunn realized that...

Do our words enhance or inhibit our lives?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When I was a boy in Brigham City, Utah, my father burned rubbish out back of our house in a 50-gallon barre...