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LDS Woman Stumbles on Forgotten Family Treasure in Antique Shop, Tracks Down & Shares with Family

by Katie Lambert | November 22, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Before Orem, Utah, resident Karen Jeffreys opened an email from a stranger in California, she had no idea w...

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LDS Man Unexpectedly Finds Biological Family with the Help of Ancestry DNA

by Deseret News | November 16, 2016 | Mormon Life

After years of searching, Matt Heninger had given up on finding his biological family. But then, with the h...

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Man Indexes Nearly 1 Million Names Before Passing Away & Teaches His Family a Lesson They Will Never Forget

by Katharine Lyon | November 12, 2016 | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

Even when various health struggles prevented Jerry Williamson from serving in Church callings, he found ano...

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TLC's "Cake Boss" Star to Judge First Cake Competition at FamilySearch Conference

by Katie Lambert | October 28, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

There's one thing that would make the family history conference, RootsTech , a little sweeter— Cake Boss &n...

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

by LDS.org | 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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...