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African American Convert Stars in New 'Saints and Soldiers' Film

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Danor Gerald decided to become an actor after being hit with a tennis ball. While an elementary school stud...

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Meet a Former Black Panther Affiliate, Inmate, Mormon

by Deseret News | News from Utah Famous Mormons

John Johnson held a gun to the sleeping officer’s head. His finger tickled the trigger. Johnson had been se...

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How LDS TV Commercials Introduced Me to Mormonism and Changed My Life

by Meridian Magazine | News from Utah

I remember growing up and watching LDS commercials on TV. The picture was soft and glowing and the contents...

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Ward Creates Chinese Group to Help New Converts

by LDS Church News | News from Utah

When Elder Ree Lu received his mission call, he was surprised to see he had been called to serve a Mandarin...

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Former Priest, Pastor Share LDS Conversion Story

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Randy Casto of Lusby, Maryland, grew up wearing a red and white bathrobe and celebrating Catholic mass in h...

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LDS Convert Makes a Career of Family-Friendly Board Games

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Some say life isn't all about fun and games. For Al Waller, who is a husband, father, LDS convert and CEO o...

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From Ringling Clown to Convert

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Completing the Ringling Clown College program was no easy task for Torkildson. His family was embarrassed b...

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Never Underestimate the Cost of Conversion

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Flannery O’Connor, the Catholic novelist, said it surprised her how many people of her faith “constantly un...

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Welsh Missionary Who Helped Start the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

by Mormon Tabernacle Choir | Fun

Dan Jones was born the sixth of eight children in a mining area of Wales on August 4, 1810. He was plagued ...

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Missionary Moment: Blind in Hawaii

by Meridian Magazine | Mormon Life

I was born in Pittsburgh and raised in Jeannette, Pennsylvania. My eyesight was excellent as a small child,...