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How Meeting 8 Apostles and the Prophet in One Day Answered a Young Man's Desperate Questions

by M. Russell Ballard, adapted from "When Thou Art Converted: Continuing Our Search for Happiness" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Some years ago there was a rather serious tragedy in our ward. A great woman, the wife of our former bishop...

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9 Hilariously Epic Moments Every Missionary Will Relate To

by Danielle B. Wagner | August 11, 2018 | Videos Humor Fun Mormon Life

Missionary life—most of the time you go through the same routine, maybe a new contact here or there. But, o...

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Sister Holland Shares How Compassion, Being Honest About Our Imperfections Can Create Eternal Connections

by Patricia T. Holland, excerpted from "A Quiet Heart" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us are well acquainted with the responsibilities of service. I am sure many of you have baked cooki...

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Winnie the Pooh and Mormons: 5 Fascinating Connections

by Jamie Armstrong | August 11, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

A.A. Milne’s Winnie the Pooh stories have the power to charm children and adults alike. The antics of the “...

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28 Rare Photos of President Oaks That Will Make You Love Him Even More

by LDS Living Staff | August 11, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

President Dallin H. Oaks was born on August 12, 1932, in Provo, Utah. Before he was called as an apost...

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"God Gave You This Talent": The Story Behind This LDS Dancer’s Emotional Performance on “World of Dance”

by Morgan Jones | August 10, 2018 | Famous Mormons Fun Mormon Life

An estimated 4.7 million people watched Jaxon Willard dance on NBC’s World of Dance Wednesday night. Throug...

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Was Joseph Smith Visited by the Angel Nephi?

by Danielle B. Wagner | August 10, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Anyone raised in the Church or given the missionary discussions knows that it was the angel Moroni who appe...

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When a Bear Crept Into Gordon B. Hinckley's Camp, Licked His Brother's Face

by Lynda C. Robison, excerpted from "Boys Who Became Prophets" | August 10, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Summertime and camping are pretty much synonymous with each other. There's just nothing like taking off int...

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Single but Not Alone: Sister Oaks Opens Up About the Highs and Lows of Being Single in the Church for 52 Years

by Kristen M. Oaks via Church News | August 10, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As a friend of Sister Oaks noted: "Nursery children do not look to see if you have a ring on your finger as...

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Mormon, Muslim, and Sikh Student Groups Kicked Off Iowa Campus Amid Legal Battles

by Deseret News | August 10, 2018 | Mormon Life

"Because we love our school, we hope it reconsiders and lets religious groups continue to authentically ref...