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Church Prepares for Olympic Visitors in South Korea with "Helping Hands" Center

by The Daily Universe | February 6, 2018 | Mormon Life

The Church opened a Helping Hands Center just outside of PyeongChang on January 27. The center will be open...

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LDS Singer's Voice to Be Featured in Olympic Ice Skating Event

by Alexandra Mortenson | January 31, 2018 | Mormon Life

Although award-winning LDS singer April Meservy has always loved U2's "With or Without You," she never plan...

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"Family Is Everything": Retired LDS Olympian Shares Why She Wouldn't Trade Motherhood for Anything

by KSL | January 22, 2018 | Mormon Life

After taking home the silver medal in skeleton at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Noelle Pikus-Pace retired. But ...

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LDS Canoe Racer Stands Up for Her Values, Faith as She Heads Toward the Olympics

by Alexandra Mortenson | Mormon Life

Kaley Martin, a 19-year-old LDS athlete, is quickly making her way through the ranks of flatwater sprint ca...

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How a 3-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Became Mormon

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Ambrose Gaines IV, better known by his friends as "Rowdy," was one of the world’s fastest swimmers in the 1...

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"God Cares Enough to See You Cry": After Seizures Thwart LDS Synchronized Swimmer's Path to Olympics, She Finds Hope in God

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Recently, the Deseret News carried a two-part story on Olivia Ekberg, an 18-year-old whose path to the...

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12 Famous Athletes Who Became Mormon (and Their Incredible Conversion Stories)

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

From monster truck driving to the Olympics and the NFL to the NBA, many famous athletes have found the gosp...

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2 Mormons Who Refused to Compete in the Olympics on a Sunday

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

In the sports world, Sunday is prime time for competitions. And the Olympics are no exception. With prelimi...

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6 Famous Olympians Who Became Mormons

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Nearly 100 LDS athletes have competed in the Olympics, with another 14 participating in the 2016 Rio Games ...

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77 Mormons Who Have Competed in the Olympics

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

What an incredible way Mormons have let their talents shine on the world stage. The 2016 Summer Olympics ki...