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5 Lessons from Losing Our Baby

by Zack Oates | July 25, 2018 | Makes You Think

We were thrilled when the test came back positive. Our first little girl was only 8 months old and I was so...

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When Missionaries Can't Come "Home": How to Support Them When Family Life Changes While They Are Serving

by Kelsey Berteaux | July 25, 2018

It was 10:30 on a Sunday night. Missionary Jensen Parrish was in her 13th month of serving an American Sign...

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The 3 Simple Words My Grandma Brought Me from the Spirit World

by Zack Oates | July 23, 2018 | Mormon Life

My grandma was in a coma for nearly 10 days. She had flatlined a few times and doctors said that things wer...

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One of the Oldest Member Couples in Italy Shares Miracles Behind Their Family's Conversion 40 Years Ago

by LDS Church News | July 20, 2018 | Mormon Life

Agostino and Pierina Vardeu were baptized members of the Church in June 1978. Married since 1961, they are ...

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Al Fox Carraway and Her Husband Share How They Make the Temple the Centerpiece of Their Marriage

by Al and Ben Carraway, adapted from "Cheers to Eternity: Lessons We've Learned on Dating and Marriage" | July 18, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Al was told in a priesthood blessing, right when we got married, that the temple should be our centerpiece....

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What I Learned as a Mormon Pro Basketball Player About Finding Success and the Hero in Each of Us

by Travis Hansen, adapted from "The Next Few Years Will Change Your Life" | June 29, 2018 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Playing under bright lights in front of noisy crowds, dunking the basketball, chasing down loose balls, def...

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After a Girl with Special Needs Interrupted a Live Performance, This LDS 6th Grader's Reaction Showed What Pure Love and Kindness Look Like

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 27, 2018 | Mormon Life

In 2014 the Orton family purchased a sailboat they had never seen before , flew to the Caribbean, and began...

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How Parents and Their Children Can Build Better Relationships When Grandchildren Come Along

by Mark Ogletree | June 25, 2018 | Makes You Think

Becoming a grandparent is an incredible gift from our Father in Heaven. In a merciful way, grandparenting e...

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How the Death of His Son Helped an LDS Dad Find His Long-Lost Family in Vietnam

by Jannalee Sandau | Makes You Think

What would you do if your family situation was abusive? As an 11-year-old living in Vietnam, Don Skanchy ma...

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4 Epic Church Commercials That Are So '80s

by Jeff Hampton | Fun

The Church is pretty good at filming stuff. When the full-length feature  Meet the Mormons  was r...