CONVERSION-STORY

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Bear River Massacre's unexpected aftermath includes forgiveness and hope

by Deseret News | Everything Else

It’s difficult to fathom what the Shoshone chief had already endured. Sagwitch had witnessed the near annih...

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An unlikely Mormon: Former basketball star shares conversion story

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

To hear Mitch Smith tell the story, he never should have played basketball at the University of Utah — much...

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A Cougar converted: Mark Bellini, the '84 national championship and beyond

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Barely a month after BYU won the 1984 college football national championship, Cougar wide receiver Mark Bel...

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Giving up alcohol and following in his father's footsteps led to hockey star Brad Mills joining the LDS Church

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Brad Mills knew he was ruining his hockey career. His pattern of late-night partying typically left him deh...

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How a Mormon scholar turned doubter, then believer

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

As an 11-year-old boy, Don Bradley went looking for gold plates. After all, Mormon founder Joseph Smith sai...

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'The gospel is for everybody,' says former BYU basketball great Jeff Chatman

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

One of the most extraordinary periods of Jeff Chatman’s life came during BYU’s 1987-88 basketball season. T...

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Why should a Jew become a Mormon?

by Jewish Journal | Opinions & Features

The proverbial “third rail” issue for a Christian blogger on a Jewish website is Jewish conversion to Chris...

In Her Own Words: Muriel Olive Mason Cuthbert, 1958

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

1950 was a memorable year for my husband and me, for then our second daughter was born, my husband graduate...

Inspiring Conversion Story of Alex Boye

by YouTube | Arts & Entertainment

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WWII Refugee to Mormon: Walter Maschmeyer's Journey

by Whitney Sorensen | People

At age twelve, Walter Maschmeyer traversed Germany amid the turmoil of World War II. Traveling only  w...