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How a DNA Test Unexpectedly Connected This Mormon to a Father Who Didn't Know She Existed

by Marissa Wagner | February 8, 2018 | Mormon Life

Whatever we expected from the DNA test, it was not this: “Confidence Extremely High: Rudger Warner is your ...

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Was Your Ancestor Really a Bodyguard for the Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Could you be related to a bodyguard of Joesph Smith? Here's what historian Jeffrey D. Mahas had to say. A r...

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President Packer's Uplifting, True Ghost Story That Teaches Us About the Next Life

by Boyd K. Packer, excerpted from "The Holy Temple" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

President Packer's book, The Holy Temple,   is a classic of LDS literature that has become one of the ...

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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 | 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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Beautiful Memorial Wall & Garden Honoring British Pioneers Set to Open in England

by Peter Fagg | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Many readers recently read about or visited the beautiful " Light of the World " garden at Thanksgiving Poi...

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LDS Woman Stumbles on Forgotten Family Treasure in Antique Shop, Tracks Down & Shares with Family

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Before Orem, Utah, resident Karen Jeffreys opened an email from a stranger in California, she had no idea w...

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An Inspiring Pioneer Story for Those Who Are on Their Own

by Lloyd Newell, excerpted from "Celebrating Music and the Spoken Word" | Mormon Life

As we near Pioneer Day, our thoughts often turn to those pioneers who have come before us. One such pioneer...

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New Church Database Helps People Connect with 41,000 Missionary Ancestors

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

Erastus Snow, an early apostle of the LDS Church, served 14 missions in his lifetime. He began preaching th...

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Watch This Crazy Creative & Fun Church Video About Family History Coming to Life

by Facebook | Videos

MR says: Have you ever wondered what your ancestors Facebook profiles would have looked like? Through ...

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New FamilySearch Records Allow African-Americans to Find Slave Ancestors

by Amarillo Globe News | Mormon Life

MR says: You can help with this exciting, collaborative project to recover the name of Civil War-era A...