The Town That Rescued 5,000 Mormon Refugees

by Jamie Armstrong | November 19, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The rescue of thousands of Mormon refugees in the winter of 1838–39 is one of the greatest acts of compassi...


Rare 1850 Mormon Gold Coin Valued at Over $37,000

by Coin Week | November 3, 2015 | Fun Mormon Life

MR says: Back in 1850, this Mormon gold piece wasn't so rare, and it was worth only $5. In fact, a later as...


10 Popular Trends Mormons Saw Coming

by Danielle Beckstrom | October 24, 2015 | Humor Fun Mormon Life

I know humility is a virtue all Mormons want to cultivate, but I'd like to pause for a moment and recognize...


Woman Memorialized in 90-Year-Old Statue on Temple Square Reflects on the Story Behind It

by KSL | October 9, 2015 | Mormon Life

MR says: Just two years old at the time, Marie James was immortalized on Temple Square when she was sc...


Meet One of the First Black Women to Join the Church & the First Black Saint in Utah

by | September 15, 2015 | Mormon Life

MR says: What an extraordinary life which influenced those of Joseph Smith and Brigham Young and was f...


2 Underwater Mormon Ghost Towns Recently Uncovered By Drought

by KSL | August 13, 2015 | Fun

MR says: Check out these recently rediscovered Mormon ghost towns that are a haunting and beautiful re...


Sister Woodruff's Final Letter to Skeptical Parents Before Joining the Church, Marrying Prophet

by Meridian Magazine | August 8, 2015 | Mormon Life

MR says: Phebe Carter's parents were set against her leaving their home in Maine to join the Saints in...


Mormon Ghost Town Uncovered for the First Time in 70 Years (Photos)

by Washington Post | August 7, 2015 | Mormon Life

MR says: Check out these striking photos of a Mormon ghost town, St. Thomas, found in Nevada near Lake Mead...


What Have We Really Learned From the Pioneers?

by Mormon Women Stand | July 24, 2015 | Mormon Life

MR says: The pioneers moved forward, unified in purpose, following the prophet's counsel. What of that...


3 Powerful Pioneer Stories from President Monson

by LDS Living | July 24, 2015 | Mormon Life

Nothing can compare to the feeling that comes when President Thomas S. Monson starts in on one of his famou...