Recent in conversion-story


How a Visit from a Deceased Friend Led This Family to the Gospel

by Jannalee Sandau | December 6, 2017 | Makes You Think

When Love, Kennedy  came to theaters in June, everyone was drawn to Kennedy Hansen, a girl with juveni...


Methodist Mom: How My Son's Mormon Mission Changed My Life

by Ann Cochran | November 15, 2017 | Mormon Life

After a year’s separation, I spotted my handsome son striding across an ancient Italian piazza. I rushed to...


Slain LDS Chinese Student Had Remarkable Conversion Story

by Deseret News | November 8, 2017 | Mormon Life

ChenWei Guo, a Chinese student who was killed in a carjacking last week , brought many to the gospel throug...


What Happened When a Jehovah's Witness Tried Converting LDS Missionaries

by Lee Nobleman, excerpted from "Converted" | November 4, 2017 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Converted .  In the book, Lee Nobleman details his exposure to religi...


How a World-Renowned Artist Found the Church, Now Shares His Testimony with Unique Paintings

by Madeleine Tolk | October 11, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

LDS artist Jorge Cocco Santángelo (Jorge Cocco) has always felt the calling to create. “There isn’t one poi...


How One Humbling Question Led Sister Neill Marriott to Join the Church

by Sister Neill Marriott, adapted from "Seek This Jesus" | October 5, 2017 | Makes You Think

General Young Women presidency second counselor Neill Marriott has had a lot of powerful moments of inspira...


How an Anti-Mormon Attorney Became a Member of the Church He Hated

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 3, 2017 | Mormon Life

“Is this a prank?” Steve “Dusty” Smith wondered, surprised and confused as he listened to the woman on the ...


How a 3-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Became Mormon

by Danielle B. Wagner | September 28, 2017 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Ambrose Gaines IV, better known by his friends as "Rowdy," was one of the world’s fastest swimmers in the 1...


How a Man Preparing to Become a Priest Became a Mormon General Authority

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

It was not only an improbable love story, it was an impossible love story. She was Mormon; he was Catholic....


"They'll Kill Me": Why a Mafia Member Risked His Life to Become Mormon

by Mario Facione | Mormon Life

This story originally ran in LDS Living in 2005. Mario Facione passed away in 2015. Here is his story. It s...