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What a Small Evergreen Branch in a Jail Taught Me About the Savior's Love

by Jason F. Wright | December 24, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: This article originally ran in December 2016. The young man mentioned in this article passed...

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How a Piece of Trash Led to My Conversion in Prison

by Kevin Carey | Makes You Think

While in prison, I did a lot of soul searching. But it wasn't until I stumbled upon a piece of trash that I...

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A Latter-day Saint in Prison: How I Found Freedom Behind Bars

by Author's Name Withheld | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It’s a Sunday morning, and I’ve just finished breakfast. I decide to go for a walk while listening to the M...

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Soldiers Invading the Mission Home and Sacrament in the Forest: How Ghanaian Church Members Risked Imprisonment for Their Faith

by LDS Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Learn how one of our recently called general authorities, Elder Richard Ahadjie, and his wife, Emelia Ahadj...

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How One of Canada's Most Notorious Robbers Became Mormon and Why It Changed His Son's Life

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

This is the first article a two-part series about Ron Leishman: his conversion, his faith, and his career. ...

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How Prayer Freed This Convert from Prison—Both Temporally and Spiritually

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Mormon Life

“One night as I prayed, I felt the love of the Lord descend on me. I felt I was being hugged and wrapped ar...

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Step-Daughter of LDS Man Jailed in Venezuela Makes It to Utah

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Joshua Holt, who has been imprisoned in Venezuela for over a year and a half, has sent his wife's 7-year-ol...

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U.S. Diplomat Continues to Push for Mormon's Release from Venezuelan Prison

by KSL | Mormon Life

Joshua Holt has been imprisoned in Venezuela for over a year and a half. Efforts for his release continue.&...

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"Washington Post": Venezuelan Tycoon Funds Jailed Mormon's Defense

by Washington Post | Mormon Life

Here is the latest news on Joshua Holt, an LDS returned missionary who has spent 16 months imprisoned ...

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A Surprising Letter and Lesson I Received from a Man on Death Row

by Becky Douglas, Meridian Magazine | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a powerful story of repentance and love that reaches beyond judgment and fear to see others the way ou...