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LDS Spear Fisherman Becomes Youngest American to Head to World Competition, Talks Plans to Serve Mission

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | August 8, 2018 | Mormon Life

Shortly before leaving with Team USA on July 19 for the XXXI CMAS World Spearfishing Championship in Portug...

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BYU Professor Calls for Equality Within the Church, Love for LGBTQ Members

by Church News | August 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“As aspiring Christians but still imperfect saints, we may not always understand the struggles of others or...

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5 Things You Should Know About the Most Prolific Composer in the Hymnbook, William W. Phelps

by Bruce A. Van Orden | August 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When asked who W. W. Phelps is and what he might be remembered for, most Latter-day Saints respond with som...

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After Being Asked to Leave Sacrament Meeting, LDS Dad Teaches His Children an Unforgettable Lesson

by John H. Groberg, Adapted from "Eternity Is Now" | August 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from John H. Groberg's new book, Eternity Is Now , available at Deseret Book. D...

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30 of the Most Beautiful Lines in the Scriptures

by Danielle B. Wagner & Jannalee Sandau | August 8, 2018 | Mormon Life

The scriptures can speak to us personally in times of trial, anguish, and even joy. Whenever we read the sc...

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What I Learned After Giving Kelly Clarkson a Book of Mormon

by Morgan Jones | August 7, 2018 | Mormon Life

I fell in love with Kelly Clarkson’s voice as a 13-year-old little girl watching American Idol. I’ll shamel...

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President Oaks Tackles Why Mormons Fall for Get-Rich-Quick Schemes

by Dallin H. Oaks, excerpted from "Pure in Heart" | August 7, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Elder Dallin H. Oaks's book Pure in Heart. Some have charged that modern L...

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What Does It Mean to "Come Forth in the Morning of the First Resurrection"?

by Alonzo L. Gaskill, excerpted from "65 Questions and Answers About Patriarchal Blessings" | August 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Elder Bruce R. McConkie of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles wrote, “Nothing is more absolutely universal t...

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Watch: What Happened After This MMA Fighter's Kindle Suggested the Book of Mormon for Her Reading List

by LDS Living Staff | August 7, 2018 | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

When Lizzy was undergoing a divorce, she found escape during this "very bleak time" at the gym. It was ther...

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Watch: From 3 Nephite Stories to Bigfoot—10 Mormon Myths and Legends Debunked

by LDS Living Staff | August 7, 2018 | Videos Fun Mormon Life

We've heard them before. So-and-so's cousin was helped by three strangers he swears were the Three Nephites...