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S. Michael Wilcox: 10 Ways to Get More from Your Temple Experience

by S. Michael Wilcox, excerpted from "House of Glory" | August 30, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us have a vivid memory of the first time we went to the temple to receive our endowments. I was a n...

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Elder Echo Hawk Shares the Incredible Way He Found His Pawnee Ancestors' Names to Take to the Temple

by Deseret News | June 29, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“I have felt the Lord’s hand in my life as I have progressed through many years,” Elder Echo Hawk said. Eld...

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"The Atlantic": What Mormon Family Trees Tell Us About Cancer

by The Atlantic | June 23, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Using information from Mormon genealogy, researchers are discovering more about cancer and genetics than ev...

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How a Box Full of Family Photos with a Piece of Paper Led an LDS Woman to Her Ancestors

by LDS.org | March 24, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What an incredible miracle that shows the power of family history work.  After joining the Church in W...

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LDS 15-Year-Old Helps Find 700+ Names for Temple Work

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a great example of how much temple work just a few people can accomplish.  Nate Arvidson has a st...

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Church Opens Revolutionary, Interactive Family History Center That Your Family Has to See

by Mormon Newsroom | From the Church Mormon Life

With individual iPads, theaters, full-wall displays, and interactive timelines, the Family History Discover...

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LDS Mom Reunited with Birth Daughter After 62 Years Thanks to Ancestry DNA

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

At 82 years old, Tanga Rebecca Andersen thought she'd never see the baby girl she was forced to give up for...

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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 | 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 | 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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How Cancer Changed My Outlook on Family History

by Aggieland Mormons | Mormon Life

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