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Mormon with Rare Disease Gets Surprise from Soldiers on Special Mission

by Deseret News | March 12, 2018 | Mormon Life

After a rare disease derailed Talan Summers's plans to join the military and turned his life into a constan...


Family of Late General Authority Giving Proceeds of Restaurant to Charity for His Birthday

by Deseret News | March 12, 2018 | Mormon Life

Elder Von G. Keetch passed away on January 26, 2018.  In honor of a man who spent his life dedicated t...


Missionaries Return to Puerto Rico (+ Their Story of Service and Survival During Hurricane Maria)

by Deseret News | February 16, 2018 | Mormon Life

Three dozen missionaries are now back in Puerto Rico, with more to arrive from the MTC soon. They continue ...


Nonprofit Worker Praises LDS Humanitarian Work, Shares How Those of Different Faith Backgrounds Can Unite

by Aubrey Zalewski | February 16, 2018 | Makes You Think

While we as members of the Church are familiar with the yellow Mormon Helping Hands vests, we also recogniz...


Road Kill Coordinator + 15 Other Unique LDS Church Callings Mormons Have Had

by LDS Living Staff | February 6, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

We asked our readers on Facebook, "What is the most unique calling you've ever had?" From coat-tail puller ...


January 2018 Visiting Teaching Principle and First Presidency Message

by LDS Living Staff | January 24, 2018 | Lesson Helps

This month’s visiting teaching principle and First Presidency message remind us that in our quest to better...


11 Unforgettably Touching Mormon Moments from 2017

by Alexandra Mortenson | December 28, 2017 | Mormon Life

It's that time again. As we straddle the fence between 2017 and 2018 and look forward to the fresh possibil...


52 Ways to Give Simple, Bite-Sized Service

by Jannalee Sandau | December 26, 2017 | Mormon Life

I had a friend who, whenever we were out walking, would never fail to find trash along the road and pick it...


When Strangers Gave My Family Christmas: A Story That Will Warm Your Heart

by Jason Wright, excerpted from "Christmas Jars: Collector's Edition | December 8, 2017 | Makes You Think

It's been more than a decade since the first Christmas Jar landed on someone's doorstep. Who knew that a si...


Catholic Charities Awards LDS Church Spirit of Philanthropy Award

by Deseret News | December 1, 2017 | Mormon Life

CEO of Catholic Charities Paul Mulligan said, “It has been a blessing for Catholic Charities to become awar...