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Do you know of a Mormon Olympian competing in the 2012 London games?

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Every four years, the Olympic Games give athletes a chance to show their abilities on the world stage. Many...

5 habits of happy people

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Happy people aren't that way by accident. Here are five habits that many happy people have. 1. Service. Ser...


The Key to Successful Religious New Year's Resolutions

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Latter-day Saints are full of New Year's resolutions to draw closer to God, but are we approaching our fait...


One Important Thing Christ Taught Us: How to Suffer

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

For all that Jesus taught us, one of the most important things is that Jesus taught us how to suffer. I spe...


Even a Gunshot Couldn't Keep Nellie Leighton from Being a Missionary

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

There's a clock ticking in the downtown Salt lake City apartment as Nellie Leighton recounts the details of...


No more Mr. Nice Mormon?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Does the LDS Church's official response to Bloomberg Businessweek's recent story on Mormon finances signal ...


LDS Ward Teams Up to Give Refugee Mom & Kids a Complete Home Makeover

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: What a beautiful example of loving others and following the First Presidency's charge to help in a...

A little Hollywood close to home: BYU students work on feature film 'For Robbing the Dead'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

At first glance, it looks a bit like Hollywood. Men in cowboy hats, women in long dust-kissed dresses and a...

25 years of songwriting taught at BYU celebrated

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Songwriters wanted; genius optional. Don't get him wrong, says Ron Simpson, who has taught songwriting at B...


Today in the Bloggernacle: New Mormon Channel website and app tour and 45 gospel ways for reducing stress

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Mormon Channel: One of the newest Mormon Messages videos takes you on a “Mormon Channel Website Tour” that ...