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LDS Dancer Advances to Top 20 on "So You Think You Can Dance"

by Utah Valley 360 | July 17, 2018 | Mormon Life

"This final solo can determine the rest of my life,” LDS dancer Jensen Arnold said before her solo performa...

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Three Degrees of Donny Osmond

by LDS Living Staff | July 16, 2018 | Famous Mormons Fun Mormon Life

Mormondom can be pretty small, but just how small is it? How many degrees does it take to connect yourself ...

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"Vivacious": "So You Think You Can Dance" Judge Praises LDS Dancer as She Returns to the Show

by LDS Living Staff | July 11, 2018 | Videos Mormon Life

Thanks to Utah Valley 360 for making us aware of this story. Latter-day Saint Jensen Arnold is back on...

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Sister Marriott Shares How Others’ Ministering Brought Peace After the Death of Her Daughter

by Neill Marriott, adapted from "Seek this Jesus" | June 30, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When our lovely twenty-one-year-old daughter was hit by a truck, my husband and I and three of our children...

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"I Felt Trapped. I Didn't Feel Peace as a Wife and a Mother": How One Question Changed an LDS Mother's Life

by Jody Higham Pierce, excerpted from "Everyday Miracles" | June 6, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

From the day my first child was born I loved and treasured being a mother. I felt great joy in nurturing, t...

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Race, the Priesthood, and Temples: A History of the Priesthood Ban (and How It Ended)

by W. Paul Reeve, adapted from "A Reason for Faith: Race, the Priesthood, and Temples," based on research from his book "Religion of a Different Color: Race and the Mormon Struggle for Whiteness" | June 1, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Church’s history with race is complex and controversial. Here is a look at the priesthood and temple ba...

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Former "Cake Wars" Baker Says She Believes LDS 12-Year-Old Will Be the Next Big Baker

by Deseret News | May 30, 2018 | Mormon Life

“I stopped by, I saw her cake, and I was like, ‘Holy cow. She did not do this,’” professional cake designer...

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How We Misinterpret "Black" and "Curse" in the Scriptures: Insights from an African American Convert

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 26, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Shortly after African American Sandra Bland was found hanged in a jail cell in Waller County, Texas, and 10...

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The Phrase This LDS Private Investigator Relies on to Find Peace in His Work

by Yvonne Liu | May 24, 2018 | Mormon Life

Cheating, lying, fraud, and greed. Scott Fulmer has seen the worst of humanity while working as a private i...

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What the Church Has Said About Myths, False Doctrines Surrounding Race and the Priesthood

by LDS.org | May 5, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With the unprecedented LDS Church celebration "Be One" set for June 1 to commemorate the priesthood revelat...