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How an LDS Mom Overcame Blindness, 3 Amputations and Found Her Faith in God

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 17, 2018 | Makes You Think

When nurses rushed Carol Decker into an emergency C-section, she had no idea that it would be the last time...

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From Planning My Funeral to Saving My Sight: How My Parents Relying on God Changed My Life

by Kristin Warner Belcher, excerpted from "Hard Times and Holy Places" | May 4, 2018 | Makes You Think

Christ is the solid foundation on which to build holy places. Without Him and His power, hard times are sim...

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LDS Psychologist: 3 Spiritual Strategies for When Trials Seem Overwhelming

by Dr. David T. Morgan | April 24, 2018 | Makes You Think

When I was younger, I remember hearing people say, “You can do anything you set your mind to.” I quickly fo...

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The Miracles That Kept This Mormon Missionary Alive After the Brussels Bombings

by Katie Lambert | March 22, 2018 | Makes You Think

Disclaimer: The details included in this story and in Mason Wells's book about his injuries and experiences...

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Olympic Gold Medalist: Trials Are "God's Scheduled Opportunities for Us"

by Meridian Magazine | March 9, 2018 | Makes You Think

Olympic gold medalist Scott Hamilton spoke at RootsTech last week about the importance of family and about ...

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How One LDS Woman Found Joy Even After Her Husband Was Arrested for Murder

by Tiana Swank | February 23, 2018 | Makes You Think

Tiana Swank shares how she learned that even amidst life's greatest trials, we are meant to have joy, and t...

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LDS Daughter Saves Father's Life with Kidney Donation

by Deseret News | February 23, 2018 | Mormon Life

Madalyn Edwards was close to her father, especially after serving her mission in Japan, just like he had. W...

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After 4 Heart Transplants, LDS Family Continues to Inspire and Bless

by Deseret News | February 9, 2018 | Mormon Life

The Bingham children, all under age 18, have undergone four heart transplants in the past 12 years. We are ...

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How a Visit from an Angel Led This Anti-Mormon to the Gospel

by Alexandra Mortenson | January 6, 2018 | Mormon Life

Brad Parr remembers the day he drove past a Mormon church for the first time. He’d only recently moved to U...

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How a Drowned Laptop Taught Me the Miracles of the Temple

by Alexandra Mortenson | December 16, 2017 | Mormon Life

In the September 1995 Ensign , President James E. Faust wrote: “Satan is offended when we use that [temple]...