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Instant Family of 8: How God Answered the Prayers of a Foster Child and Childless Couple

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | January 22, 2019 | Mormon Life

All Brittany wanted was someone to fight for her and her five siblings.  All childless couple Alo and ...

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The "Mind-Blowing" Discovery That Reunited Former BYU, NFL Lineman Ed Kehl with His Birth Family 35 Years Later

by Church News | December 21, 2018 | Makes You Think

Last Christmas, Ed Kehl's wife bought him a DNA kit, but he didn't even bother with it. The former BYU and ...

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LDS Couple Who Adopted 6 Foster Siblings Featured on "TODAY" + How Faith Helped Them Through Infertility

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

After Alo Moli shared the story of how he and his wife, Ashley, overcame the heartbreak of infertility by a...

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How the Death of His Son Helped an LDS Dad Find His Long-Lost Family in Vietnam

by Jannalee Sandau | Makes You Think

What would you do if your family situation was abusive? As an 11-year-old living in Vietnam, Don Skanchy ma...

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Watch: LDS Mom's Heartbreaking Explanation of Why She Placed Her Baby for Adoption Goes Viral

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

Thanks to KSL for making us aware of this story. In 2017, Hannah Mongie made the decision to place her son,...

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"Forever Family": Video of Utah Girl Getting Adoption News Gets National Attention

by KSL | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“I said, ‘You get your forever family, honey,’ and then you see her jump into my arms,” Jackie Alexander, a...

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How Adoption Is at the Center of the Gospel

by Greg Trimble | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: Though we realize not everyone's experience with or opinions of adoption are the same as tho...

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LDS Woman Shares Her Honest, Heartbreaking Story of Teen Pregnancy and How She Placed 2 Children Up for Adoption

by Melinda Payne | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It might seem crazy that within 30 seconds of meeting someone, you can know that these people were meant to...

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Emotional Video: LDS 23-Year-Old Shows Up on His Birth Dad's Doorstep Unannounced

by Phillip Price | Videos Mormon Life

LDS 23-year-old Elijah Thomas from Orem, Utah, recently met his biological father for the first time, and c...

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LDS Family and Their Lost Son of 25 Years Reunited on TLC’s “Long Lost Family”

by Phillip Price | Mormon Life

Twenty-Five years ago Gusty and Teri Graham had to make one of the hardest choices of their lives when they...