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What is it like being an extra on set during the depiction of Christ’s visit to the Americas?

by Emily Abel | July 28, 2021

“Excuse me, are you someone I can share a testimony with? I feel I really need to,” a woman&rsq...

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Once an atheist, this ICU doctor now feels a divine call to 'help people feel more like humans and less like patients'

by Emily Abel | July 28, 2021

Samuel M. Brown is no stranger to the critical care unit. For years he’d been the doctor: donning a w...

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They were toddlers when their photo went viral. Now these adorable cousins are getting baptized

by Emily Abel | July 27, 2021

Five years ago, two Latter-day Saint Tongan toddlers stole the hearts of thousands when this adorable photo...

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This Latter-day Saint runs in Crocs—and now a former Russian Olympian might too. Here’s how it could help spread the gospel

by Emily Abel | July 24, 2021

Benjamin Pachev hit the ground running after his mission—literally.  He arrived home to Utah aft...

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Brother Brad Wilcox meets pioneering Ethiopian family, shares how living in Africa shaped his career and testimony

by Emily Abel | July 22, 2021

A little over a month ago, LDS Living published a story about Betty Zermariam and Woudneh Redahegn , a rema...

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What the low water levels at Lake Powell taught me about Moses, dry ground, and God’s thoroughness

by Emily Abel | July 16, 2021

I had some choice words for my flip-flops.  My friends and I were only 10 minutes into a hike off the ...

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How a run honoring Parley P. Pratt's 1839 jailbreak became a Missouri community's First Amendment celebration

by Emily Abel | July 2, 2021

Editor's note: This article originally ran on LDS Living in July 2020. The Parley P. Pratt Freedom Run ...

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How one artist chose which names to print on stunning sculpture, 'Upon the Palms of My Hands'

by Emily Abel | June 17, 2021

“All are Alike unto God.” For months, Kody Keller pondered over those words—the theme of ...

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What does it mean that Eve was created from Adam’s rib? Elder and Sister Holland and others answer

by Emily Abel | June 8, 2021

On June 7, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland shared on Facebook that he and his wife, Patricia, were sharing their 5...

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‘Not a coincidence’: How one Ethiopian couple found each other and the Church, becoming modern-day pioneers

by Emily Abel | June 7, 2021

Rochelle Sellers sat in the Tokyo Japan Temple, slowly rocking a baby all dressed in white. In a room nearb...