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The 9-Year-Old CEO and Latter-day Saint Who Dedicates His Time to Serving Others

by Yvonne Liu | August 15, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Dad, I can’t wait to go on a mission,” Chase Hansen told his father, John Hansen, after Chase got baptized...

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Sister Holland Shares How Compassion, Being Honest About Our Imperfections Can Create Eternal Connections

by Patricia T. Holland, excerpted from "A Quiet Heart" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us are well acquainted with the responsibilities of service. I am sure many of you have baked cooki...

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How One Early-Returned Missionary Continues His Service In Spite of Physical and Emotional Challenges

by Lucy Stevenson | August 9, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It was a regular Sunday morning in October 2015 as 19-year-old Jacob Pinkston sat with his family waiting f...

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The Unforgettable Lesson a 16-Year-Old Learned After Spending the Day Weeding with President Ballard

by Elder W. Craig Zwick, excerpted from "More to Your Story" | July 28, 2018 | Makes You Think

Just as the sun was coming up on a brisk, spring morning in 1963, I headed to the stake center to meet my p...

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How the Death of Her Daughter Led One LDS Woman to Help Thousands of Leprosy Victims in India

by Jamie Armstrong | July 12, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A family tragedy would lead this LDS housewife down an unexpected path—one that would bring hope and healin...

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How One LDS Woman's "Non-Traditional Journey" in the Church Led Her to Become a Chaplain

by Lucy Stevenson | July 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Lisa West has had what she calls a “very non-traditional journey” as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ...

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Church Makes History by Becoming the First Religious Organization to Receive Good Neighbor Award

by Church News | July 3, 2018 | Mormon Life

After thousands of Mormon Helping Hands Volunteers rebuilt homes and provided food following a number of de...

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Get Happy: 10 Proven Strategies for a More Joyful Life

by Jamie Armstrong | June 4, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Everyone wants to be happy—and for good reason. Happy people earn more money and are more likely to ge...

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Mental Disabilities at Church: How Ward Members and Parents Can Help

by Kim and Kurt Zalewski | May 4, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One Sunday, when our 14-year-old son, Brian, attempted to sit through sacrament meeting, he lost control an...

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How an LDS Seventh Grader Answered the Prayers of Widow in Uganda in the Sweetest Way

by Marty Arrington | April 23, 2018 | Mormon Life

In many ways, Kiconco Bassler seems like a typical seventh grader. She likes art, particularly chalk pastel...