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Paradise Camp Fire Hits Latter-day Saint Families Hard, Destroys Church Meetinghouses

by Church News | November 9, 2018

Bishop Robert Harrison was commuting from his Paradise, California, home Thursday morning when a spiritual ...

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"You're from God. You're Just Angels": Church Leaders, Saints Help Hurricane Survivors in Touching Ways

by Newsroom | October 23, 2018 | From the Church Mormon Life

“Whenever there has been a disaster, you have always shown up,” Florida Governor Rick Scott said about the ...

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"Sheer Panic Set In": LDS Father Describes Chaos at Top of Indonesian Volcano When Quake Hit

by KSL | August 7, 2018 | Mormon Life

LDS father Craig Chilton was on top of a volcano when a 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck, and he though...

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Church Makes History by Becoming the First Religious Organization to Receive Good Neighbor Award

by Church News | July 3, 2018 | Mormon Life

After thousands of Mormon Helping Hands Volunteers rebuilt homes and provided food following a number of de...

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Missionaries Safe, Church Members Have Lost Homes Following Volcanic Eruption in Hawaii

by LDS Church News | Mormon Life

The volcanic eruption from the Kilauea volcano has impacted many Latter-day Saints in Hawaii. Hilo Haw...

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4 Times Promptings Saved Missionaries from Natural Disasters No One Saw Coming

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Missions are rarely predictable. Every day brings new challenges and blessings, new people and new experien...

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The Powerful Prompting the Mission President of Puerto Rico Received the Day Before Hurricane Maria Hit

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

For eight days, 155 missionaries huddled together in an LDS meetinghouse concerned only with survival after...

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LDS Man Killed in Avalanche, Remembered for Building Faith

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

Alexander James Marra was killed in an avalanche in Rock Springs, Wyoming, on Saturday when he was partiall...

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The Psychology of Survival: 6 Tips for Mentally and Emotionally Preparing Your Family for a Disaster

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As hurricanes, fires, mudslides, and earthquakes ravaged countries around the world last year, many of us a...

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LDS Missionaries Safe Following Deadly Taiwan Quake

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

“We are so proud of our missionaries who remembered to grab their 72-hour kits before they left their apart...