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Elder Rasband Creates Powerful New Video for Church's "Special Witnesses of Christ" Series

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

Following Elder Dale G. Renlund's recent "Special Witnesses of Christ" video, Elder Ronald A. Rasband was r...

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Not a Fan of Turkey? Then You'll Definitely Appreciate What the Utah Pioneers Had for Their First Thanksgiving

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When mountain man Jim Bridger offered $1,000 for the first ear of corn grown in the Salt Lake Valley, the p...

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The Quincy Miracle: How One Town Saved Thousands of Mormon Refugees

by Glenn Rawson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

On October 27, 1838, Missouri governor Lilburn W. Boggs issued an extermination order forcing thousands of ...

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New Mormon Trail Art Exhibition Opens at the Church History Museum

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Fun

A new exhibition titled Saints at Devil's Gate: Landscapes along the Mormon Trail  will open at the Ch...

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Human Remains Accidentally Discovered in Iowa Likely from Several Mormon Pioneers

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

While digging at a construction site at Council Bluffs, Iowa, workers have discovered something that could ...

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The Black Pioneer Woman Who Knows Exactly What It's Like to Feel Like You Don't Belong in the Church

by Time Out For Women Blog | Mormon Life

This is a pioneer story like you've never heard before. Learn how a pioneer helped a young black Mormon dis...

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A Humorous Look at Pioneer Life from Studio C

by LDS Living Staff | Humor Fun

Latter-day Saints weren't the only ones who journeyed west. And for those who grew up learning about the pi...

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An Inspiring Pioneer Story for Those Who Are on Their Own

by Lloyd Newell, excerpted from "Celebrating Music and the Spoken Word" | Mormon Life

As we near Pioneer Day, our thoughts often turn to those pioneers who have come before us. One such pioneer...

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The Forgotten Massacre: Church Honors Paiutes Killed by Pioneers

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

Fear, fed by rumors and confusion, led the pioneers in Circleville, Utah, to kill at least 30 Paiute men, w...

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The Woman Who Faced a Mob Alone to Help Parley P. Pratt Escape from Jail

by Brittany Chapman Nash and Richard E. Turley Jr., excerpted from "Fealess in the Cause" | Fun

Newly converted to the restored gospel, Laura Clark Phelps and her husband, Morris, gathered with the Saint...