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Elder Renlund's Humbling, 13-Word Conversation with His Father That Changed His Life

by Elder and Sister Renlund, "The Melchizedek Priesthood" | May 26, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When I was released as a stake president, I was expecting a big thank you from the presiding authorities. I...

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3 Ways to Create Powerful Missionary Moments Without Making It Feel Forced

by Clayton M. Christensen, adapted from "The Power of Everyday Missionaries" | May 26, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

How can we better share our religion without making the conversation feel forced? What should we be sharing...

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President Trump, Utah Senator Say Josh Holt and His Wife Are Freed from Venezuelan Prison

by Katie Lambert | May 26, 2018 | Mormon Life

After being held more than two years in a Venezuelan prison, Josh Holt and his wife, Thamara Holt, have bee...

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How We Misinterpret "Black" and "Curse" in the Scriptures: Insights from a Black Convert

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 26, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Shortly after African American Sandra Bland was found hanged in a jail cell in Waller County, Texas, and 10...

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First Presidency Calls 8 New Mission Presidents to Serve in Taiwan, Venezuela + More

by LDS.org | May 25, 2018 | Mormon Life

From Taiwan to Venezuela and Australia to Japan, the following eight mission presidents and their wives hav...

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Where the Myth That Those Who Commit Suicide End Up in the Telestial Kingdom Originates

by Katie Lambert | May 25, 2018 | Mormon Life

I don't think anyone ever told me the telestial kingdom specifically, but I do remember growing up with the...

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"I Need Justice for My Daughter": Mother of Slain RM Hopes to Come to Utah to See Her Daughter's Body

by Deseret News | May 25, 2018 | Mormon Life

"It was horrible for us to receive this news," Salgado's mother, Libertad Edith Salgado-Figueroa, wrote on ...

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How an LDS Man Saved a Woman's Life—Even After His Death

by KSL | May 25, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“He was a police officer and a protector,” said Janica Ellsworth, the wife of fallen LDS Trooper Eric Ellsw...

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15 Reasons We Can Be Proud and Own Being a Mormon Woman

by Carrie Skarda | May 25, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It’s interesting to me that LDS women don’t like to identify themselves as “LDS women.” Don’t believe me? E...

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One Historic Item Elder Uchtdorf Keeps in His Office + the Beautiful Lesson It Can Teach Us

by LDS Living Staff | May 25, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The fall of the Berlin Wall is one of those historical moments that became solidified in collective memory....