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6 Unique Ways for Your Family to Give Thanks

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Gratitude may come naturally to some, but for most of us it is a virtue that needs to be cultivated and pra...

Talking about the church with the New York Times

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As the interest in Mitt Romney’s faith continues to grow, it seems nearly every major media source now feel...


Elder Ballard Introduces New Seminary Initiative: Teaching Youth How to Ask & Answer Tough Questions

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“Many of our young people are more familiar with Google than with the gospel, more attuned to the Internet ...


100+ Police Pack into Hockey Game to Cheer on Son of Slain LDS Officer

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Officer Doug Barney loved watching his son Jack's hockey games--he hardly ever missed and always cheered ex...


Family of Bishop, 2 Children Killed in Plane Crash: "We Can't Describe How Grateful We Are" for Outpouring of Love

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After a long, intense search in southern Utah for a missing plane, volunteers and law enforcement officers ...


Mormon Parenting: Understanding the eternal and spiritual nature of our kids

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Have you heard the story of the little boy who came home from school on report card day and sheepishly hand...


The story you haven't heard about David Archuleta's LDS mission

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When David Archuleta made his run to the finals of "American Idol" in 2008, he sang for millions of people ...


"You Exemplify Everything I Prayed You Would Be": Sister Dalton Speaks to YSA Women

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What inspiring, insightful words from Sister Elaine Dalton, a former General Young Women president.  A...


Google Searches Say Something About Mormons and "Beauty and the Beast"

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

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These are good times, says Presiding Bishop Burton

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Today is a time of great opportunity, said H. David Burton, Presiding Bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ ...