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Utah Supreme Court Rules on Case Involving Ward Church Ball

by Deseret News | July 15, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

Sometimes known as the "brawl that begins with prayer," recreational basketball in The Church of Jesus Chri...


Church Announces Replacement for Boy Scouts, Personal Progress: "Children and Youth"

by Deseret News | July 17, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The new initiative to replace the Boy Scouts and Personal Progress programs of The Church of Jesus Christ o...


President Nelson to National NAACP Convention: We Want to Be "Dear Friends"

by Deseret News | July 22, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"As president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, I pray that we may increasingly call each...


New Church Hymnbook Generates 17,000 Submissions

by Deseret News | August 5, 2019 | Mormon Life

  No toil nor labor fear , indeed. Two small committees have begun to wend their way through a mountai...


Did You See the BYU Banner in "Stranger Things 3"?

by LDS Living Staff | July 26, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A recent article by Lottie Peterson Johnson from the Deseret News   highlights a delightful detail in ...


Latter-day Saint Artist Creates Graphic Novel About Post-Mission Life

by Deseret News | August 16, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

On Sundays, people can typically find Brittany Long Olsen listening to podcasts with some kind of drawing u...


"We Told Him We'd Pray for Him": What Church Leaders Said During Their Meeting with Vice President Pence

by Deseret News | August 22, 2019 | Mormon Life

Religious freedom and the crisis in Venezuela were among issues Vice President Mike Pence and leaders of Th...


President Nelson Embarks on Five-Country Tour to Greet Latter-day Saints, World Leaders

by Deseret News | August 23, 2019 | Mormon Life

The tireless, hardworking leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints begins another internat...


BYU Football Signee’s Missionary Suitcases, Late Father's Scriptures Stolen Just Hours Before Entering the MTC

by Deseret News | August 23, 2019 | Mormon Life

BYU football signee Brooks “Buku” Maile gathered with his family and friends at an Orem restaurant Wednesda...


Saving Children from the Sewers + More Ways the Church Is Making a Difference in Colombia

by Deseret News | August 26, 2019 | Mormon Life

Most children living in Bogotá’s sewers do not want to leave. They grow accustomed to the waist-deep feces,...