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Were We Foreordained in Our Premortal Life? A Look into How God's Time and Calls Work

by Brent L. Top, adapted from "The Life Before" | August 30, 2018 | Makes You Think

Everyone who believes in God at all believes that He knows what you and I are going to do tomorrow. But if ...

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Brigham Young's Near-Death Experience and What It Taught Him About the Spirit World

by Danielle B. Wagner | July 10, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Near-Death Experiences Brigham Young was a man well acquainted with life and death. There were several time...

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10 Little-Known Facts About the Pioneer Trek West

by Jeff Hampton | July 3, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

Today, we as members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrate our pioneer heritage. Sto...

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What Prophets and Apostles Have Said About Angels Who Are Around About Us, Leading Us

by Donald W. Parry, adapted from "Angels: Agents of Light, Love, and Power" | June 22, 2018 | Makes You Think

President Thomas S. Monson, in addressing the women of the Church in April 2005, gave evidence of his lovin...

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The Man Who Was Ordained an Apostle at 11 Years Old (+ Other Church Leaders Called at Young Ages)

by Yvonne Liu | Makes You Think

In the early days of the Church, it was common for members to be called to serve at young ages. For example...

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The Mormon Thanksgiving in January (and the Story Behind It)

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

When the first company of Saints arrived in the Salt Lake Valley, it was uncertain if crops could be grown ...

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​The Mountain Meadows Massacre: 5 Things Every Mormon Should Know

by Jeff Hampton | Makes You Think

On September 11 th , 1857, a group of Mormon militiamen persuaded a band of passing emigrants to march down...

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The Bizarre Lightning Strike That Gave the St. George Temple the Look Brigham Young Always Wanted

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As the first temple built in the West and the first temple since Nauvoo, the St. George Utah Temple was wel...

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The Myth About Brigham Young's "This Is the Place" Quote

by Casey Paul Griffiths, Mary Jane Woodger, and Susan Easton Black, excerpted from "What You Didn't Know About the 100 Most Important Events in Church History" | Fun

Departing from Fort Laramie, a vanguard company of Saints, including President Brigham Young, trekked acros...

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What We Can Learn from Lucy Mack Smith About Enduring to the End

by Susan Evans McCloud, excerpted from "Stories of Lucy Mack Smith: Mother of the Restoration" | Makes You Think

The following is an excerpt from Stories of Lucy Mack Smith: Mother of the Restoration by Susan Evans McClo...