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Watch: Church Shares Easy Ways to Invite Others to See, Help, and Stay

by LDS Living Staff | October 17, 2019 | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

It can be really difficult to invite others to experience the gospel. No one wants to be too overbearing, b...

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What Happened After One Sister Shared the Only Place She Did Not Want to Serve a Mission

by Barbara Morgan Gardner, excerpted from "The Priesthood Power of Women" | October 10, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

President Oaks instructed that “all priesthood authority in the Church functions under the direction of the...

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Refinery 29 Highlights a Day in the Life of a Sister Missionary in New York

by LDS Living Staff | September 10, 2019 | Mormon Life

What could compel a 21-year-old college athlete on a full-ride scholarship to put her education, dating lif...

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An 11-Year Mission, Imprisonment + More Early Saints Endured to Spread the Gospel

by R. Mark Melville and Reid L. Neilson, excerpted from "The Saints Abroad" | September 7, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The scriptures are stocked with examples of how disciples, apostles, and missionaries overcome the hardship...

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NPR Shares How a Jewish Man Became a Latter-day Saint Missionary

by Danielle B. Wagner | August 28, 2019 | Mormon Life

When Daniel Ortner was 18 years old, his faith in God was shattered. "My mom, when I was in high school, wa...

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Latter-day Saint Whose Cancer Returned 13 Days Before His Mission Serves Unique Mission

by Emily Abel | August 6, 2019 | Makes You Think

January 23, 2019—the day Kyle Dory of Laramie, Wyoming, eagerly looked forward to entering the missionary t...

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Watch: Church Video Explains 4 Roles of Missionaries + Why We Do Missionary Work

by LDS Living Staff | July 23, 2019 | Mormon Life

Seeing young missionaries walking around and proselyting in fancy clothes with black name tags can be confu...

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5 Questions RMs Will Be Surprised (and Delighted) You Asked

by Brock Booher | July 6, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following article previously ran on  LDS Living  in February 2015. I watched a young missiona...

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How One Woman's Impromptu Speech Led to the First Sister Missionaries Being Called

by Kathryn Jenkins Gordon | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following article was originally shared on LDS Living in June 2016. Let’s consider a woman who really “...

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How the Length of Missions Has Changed Over Time

by Jannalee Sandau | Mormon Life

When 21-year-old Samuel Smith was called as the first missionary in 1830 , there was no anticipated mission...