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Sister Nelson on the Angels and Miracles She’s Witnessed Doing Family History Work

by Wendy Watson Nelson, excerpted from "The Heavens Are Open" | November 12, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When you hear the words family history,  do you go into a coma? Believe me, until a few years ago, I c...

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7 Tips for Finding Hidden Stories and Treasures at the Church History Archives

by Rhonda Lauritzen | August 17, 2019 | Mormon Life

The following article has been adapted and republished with permission from  evalogue.life . If you ha...

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4 Ways to Make Family History Fun for Kids

by Sunny Morton | August 7, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

Turn the hearts of your children—without twisting their arms. Family history means getting to know the folk...

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8 Humorous Family History Moments Latter-day Saints Can Relate to

by LDS Living Staff | August 5, 2019 | Humor Fun Mormon Life

Family history work is an important part of the gospel and brings not only salvation for the dead but salva...

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Church Donates $2 Million to the International African American Museum Center for Family History

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

With thousands packed into the Salt Palace Convention Center, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sain...

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Missionary Shot in the Family History Library Continues to Serve, Excited to Become 100-Year-Old Missionary

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

At 99 years old, there aren’t a lot of things Nellie Leighton hasn’t seen or experienced. Born Feb. 18, 191...

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When You Don't Feel Inspired in the Temple: 6 Tips to Improve Your Experience

by Lindsey Miller | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I remember the first time I went through the temple like it was yesterday. I remember taking the temple pre...

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President Nelson's Teachings on Redeeming the Dead: "Something Changes Inside Us. We Feel Part of Something Greater."

by Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "Teachings of Russell M. Nelson" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Throughout his service in the Church, President Nelson has provided profound insight into family history wo...

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Church Presents Family History to New Zealand Prime Minister

by Newsroom | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presented Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, Prime Ministe...

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5 Ways to Write a Family History Worth Reading

by Sunny Morton

Some people think they can’t write an interesting family history. “My ancestors were boring,” they say. The...