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Latter-day Saint Author's Best-Selling Book That Started a National Movement Is Being Turned into a Christmas Movie

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | September 25, 2019 | Famous Mormons Fun

The story of the Christmas Jars phenomenon is officially getting another chapter! Only this time, fans of t...

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How One Latter-day Saint’s “Inspired Act of Service” Is Blessing Lives After the Paradise Fire + How You Can Help

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | Makes You Think

If you would like to help displaced members and residents of Paradise affected by the Camp Fire, donations ...

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Instant Family of 8: How God Answered the Prayers of a Foster Child and Childless Couple

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | Mormon Life

All Brittany wanted was someone to fight for her and her five siblings.  All childless couple Alo and ...

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The Heartwarming Reason a Young Girl Gave Away Her Christmas Presents to Her Fellow Orphans

by Timothy Ballard, excerpted from "Slave Stealers: True Accounts of Slave Rescues Then and Now" | Makes You Think

In the following excerpt, Timothy Ballard, founder of Operation Underground Railroad, reflects on a heartwa...

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"She Will See It When She Looks Down from Heaven": The Beautiful Miracle That Led One Woman to Buy a Gift for a Stranger's Deceased Daughter

by Shifting in My Skin | Mormon Life

This story will not only bring tears to your eyes but inspire you to notice the little miracles in our live...

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How President Uchtdorf and the Spirit Taught Me Christmas Is Just as Much About Getting as Giving

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I have always been dismal at shopping. But Christmas shopping—there is something truly magical about Christ...

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Provo Grandmother Passes Milestone: Hiking "Y" for the Thousandth Time

by LDS Living Staff | Fun

If you think you're in good shape, just wait until you read about this grandmother who just hiked the "Y" f...

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LDS Siblings Develop App to Reduce Texting and Driving

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

LDS siblings Madelyn Erekson and Klay Erekson have created a unique way for drivers to ...

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One Humiliating Christmas That Taught Me an Important Lesson About Service

by Zandra Vranes and Tamu Smith, Excerpted from "Diary of Two Mad Black Mormons" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I do not come from money. I come from whatever the opposite of money is. My siblings and I joke with our pa...

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30-Second Church Video Shows Why It's so Important to Follow Christ's Footsteps

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

Hiking is a time to enjoy the wonderful beauty of nature. But when we veer from the safety of the path, we ...