A Mormon in Prison: How I Found Freedom Behind Bars

by Author's Name Withheld | November 23, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It’s a Sunday morning, and I’ve just finished breakfast. I decide to go for a walk while listening to the M...


How Elizabeth Smart Is Helping Stop Child Sex Trafficking

by Utah Valley 360 | March 13, 2015 | News from Utah Famous Mormons

When [Operation Underground Railroad] began in 2013, Ed Smart (Elizabeth’s father) came on as the director ...


Rescuing Children from Sex Slavery: One Mormon's Inspired Mission

by Jamie Armstrong | February 27, 2015 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article addresses the atrocity of child sex slavery—one of the fastest growing and most...


5 Gospel Lessons from the “I Have a Dream” Speech

by Jenny Spencer | January 19, 2015 | Makes You Think

1. God is no respecter of persons. By virtue of being sons and daughters of God, all men and women—no ...


Berlin ‘Candy Bomber’ Shares Life Lessons from 2 Sticks of Gum

by Kelsey Berteaux | November 11, 2014 | News from Utah Makes You Think

“It all started when I was maybe 10 or 12 years old,” explains Colonel Gail S. “Hal” Halvorsen. “I was rais...


LDS Veterans Recount Harrowing WWII Experiences

by Deseret News | September 22, 2014 | News from Utah

Seeing the World War II Memorial took Kay Smith back to a harrowing experience in a Japanese rice paddy tha...


The True Cost of Spiritual Freedom

by The Mormon Nerd | July 4, 2014 | Makes You Think

We’re approaching the 4th of July, the day we celebrate the birth of our nation and the freedoms we enjoy. ...


Elder Oaks Discusses Religious Freedom with KSL NewsRadio

by Mormon Newsroom | May 26, 2014 | News from Utah

Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint...


Participate in the National Moment of Remembrance

by Deseret News | May 25, 2014 | News from Utah

Nobody is exactly sure when and where the Memorial Day tradition was started. The historical record indicat...


9/11: How Has It Changed You?

by Jamie Lawson | September 11, 2013

“Where were you on 9/11?” Not since John F. Kennedy was shot has the question “Where were you?” resonated w...