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Counsel from Elder Holland Every Returned Missionary Needs to Hear

by Katharine Lyon | November 14, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For many return missionaries, coming home can be one of the hardest parts of serving a mission. After 18 mo...

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The Miraculous Story Behind the Laie Hawaii Temple

by Jannalee Rosner | November 9, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Laie Hawaii Temple, sometimes called the “Taj Mahal of the Pacific,” has the distinction of being ...

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Missionary Recreates Dad’s Mission Pictures from 28 Years Ago

by Katharine Lyon | November 7, 2016 | Fun Mormon Life

These days, it seems that everyone loves recreating photos. Whether you’re recreating a picture from your c...

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The LDS Teen Who Turned Down $1 Million from MLB's Angels to Serve a Mission

by John Bytheway, adapted from "Sports: Life Lessons from Court, Field, and Gridiron" | November 3, 2016 | Makes You Think

Fresh out of high school, teenage athlete McKay Christensen was highly sought after by both baseball and fo...

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ESPN Talks LDS Mission, Faith with One of the Best College Basketball Recruits in the Nation

by ESPN | November 1, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, ESPN featured LDS college basketball star Frank Jackson, sharing all about Mormon missions and ho...

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Vice Presidential Candidate Tells Mormon Missionaries Why Their Service Matters to America

by Deseret News | October 26, 2016 | Mormon Life

The following is an article written by Tim Kaine for the Deseret News. Here are just a few highlights: "Bei...

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The Harrowing Story of a Convert Missionary Trapped in Civil War

by Jake Healey | October 26, 2016 | Makes You Think

In 1980, a man named Samuel Doe led a military coup d'état that overthrew the elected government of Liberia...

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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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3 Things No One Tells You About Serving a Mission

by Ben Bernards | October 12, 2016 | Mormon Life

So you’ve decided to serve a mission? Fabulous! I hope your mission prep classes are helpful and that you’v...

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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...