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Listen: The 6 Words That Comforted This Wife as Her Husband Served in the Military

by Katie Lambert | May 27, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"You have to let him go." These were the words Nicole was dreading her whole married life. But sitting in t...

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Sacrament Meeting on a War Ship + More Powerful Photos of Latter-day Saints During Wartime

by Saints at War Project | May 25, 2019 | Mormon Life

Latter-day Saints have a rich heritage of patriotism, going all the way back to the twelfth Article of Fait...

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"My Faith Is Simple but Strong": Wife of Slain Mayor Shares How God Is in the Details

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | May 24, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“They killed him on a ruck march?” I heard myself say, almost as if I weren’t the one speaking. I began pac...

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How One Widow and Her Family Found Peace after Her Husband’s Suicide

by Jessica Grimaud | May 16, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“I feel like I am constantly living in an alternate universe.” It’s a thought that enters Alaira Packard’s ...

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US Army General Shares How the Military Helped Him Become a Better Latter-day Saint

by Church News | May 15, 2019 | Mormon Life

While visiting Brigham Young University's ROTC, US Army Brig. Gen. William D. “Hank” Taylor shared how the ...

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"The First Time I Saw the Missionaries Was Through the Scope of My Rifle"

by Malcolm Leal, adapted from "Faith Among Shadows" | Makes You Think

The first time I saw the LDS missionaries was through the scope of my sniper rifle—their white shirts strik...

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Latter-day Saint Father and Army Major Killed in Afghanistan

by Morgan Jones | Mormon Life

U.S. Army Maj. Brent Taylor was the mayor of North Ogden, Utah, a father of seven, and a member of The Chur...

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Prisoner of War Shares How His Experiences in Vietnam Led Him to the Restored Gospel

by William Spencer, adapted from “Supersonic Saints: Thrilling Stories from LDS Pilots” | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I was a 29-year-old United States Air Force fighter pilot, hanging from a parachute, slowly descending into...

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How One Air Force Pilot Learned the Power of Standing Up for His Values

by Brock Booher | Makes You Think

I was fresh out of U.S. Air Force pilot training, struggling to find my place as the new guy in my first fi...

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Mortars and Miracles: Faith-Filled Stories of Mormons in the Military

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

Shortly after arriving in Vietnam as an Air Force pilot, Larry Chesley looked around at the other airmen in...