Star Trek's LeVar Burton to Keynote at RootsTech Family History Conference

by | October 25, 2016 | From the Church Mormon Life

"Reading Rainbow" and "Star Trek" star LeVar Burton will be coming to Salt Lake City, and it's not for Comi...


To Closet Mormons Who Don't Love Family History: One Secret That Will Change Everything You Thought You Knew

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 20, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I wish I could say I was into family history—I really do. I wish I could say I love the thrill of finding a...


Not Your Grandma's Family History: The Funnest Way to Get Kids (& Parents) Involved with Family History

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 20, 2016 | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

I have a confession to make. I don't really like family history all that much. Or at least I thought I didn...


4 Signs of the Second Coming That Will Make You More Optimistic

by Katharine Lyon | October 19, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us have heard the scripture referring to the Second Coming as the “great and dreadful day of the Lo...


The Profound Reason 7 Daughters from the Same Family Served a Mission

by Katharine Lyon | October 10, 2016 | Mormon Life

Whether your ancestors traveled across the plains with the pioneers or simply made their way to a church me...


How Cancer Changed My Outlook on Family History

by Aggieland Mormons | September 10, 2016 | Mormon Life

What a poignant reminder that our lives are not all the same, but we can still do family history in our own...


Woman Awakened in Night by a "Glowing Hand" That Helped Her Find Forgotten Ancestors

by | August 29, 2016 | Mormon Life

As one family desperately tried to understand more about their family line but kept running into dead ends,...


Twins Reunite After 78 Years Thanks to Family History

by Katie Lambert | August 11, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Ann Hunt had the surprise of a lifetime after her daughter showed her the birth certificate of Elizabeth Ha...


Man on a Quest for His Family History Discovers 220-Year-Old Bible. Here's What Was Inside

by Deseret News | July 16, 2016 | Mormon Life

Everyone loves a little bit of mystery and adventure. But when you throw family history in the mix, somethi...


FamilySearch Recruits 100,000 to Save the World’s Records

by FamilySearch (Sponsored) | July 13, 2016 | Mormon Life

SALT LAKE CITY (July 15, 2016) —On July 15, FamilySearch International will launch the world’s largest inde...