"Written by Danielle B. Wagner"

President Nelson Pleads with Parents and Teachers to Teach Children These 6 Things

by Danielle B. Wagner | March 20, 2020 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This story was originally published on LDS Living in October 2018.  "We are each responsible for our i...


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

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 3, 2020 | Makes You Think

This story was originally published by  LDS Living  in May 2018.  Shortly after African Amer...


Angels, False Imprisonment, and the Story Behind "The Spirit of God"

by Danielle B. Wagner | December 17, 2019 | Mormon Life

Though the particular date it was written and the events that inspired "The Spirit of God" are unknown, the...


28 Mr. Rogers Quotes That Teach Gospel Truths

by Danielle B. Wagner | November 21, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

Fred Rogers was the heart and soul of the groundbreaking children's program Mr. Roger's Neighborhood , an E...


2 Spiritual Experiences President Nelson Had While Serving in the Korean War

by Danielle B. Wagner, LDS Living Staff | November 11, 2019

In honor of Veterans Day, we would like to share two spiritual experiences President Nelson had while servi...


What Joseph's Final Moments Before Being Taken to Carthage Jail Taught Me About His Character

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 30, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

At many times in my life, I have had to grapple with the humanity in our Church's history—the flaws and wea...


Latter-day Saint Makes It Onto Finale of "Halloween Baking Championship"

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 29, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

After winning Cake Wars twice, Latter-day Saint Pete Tidwell knows a thing or two about baking competitions...


The Only Bishop to Share a Stage with Ozzy Osbourne and How He Shares His Faith

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 28, 2019 | Fun Mormon Life

CEO of a multinational billion-dollar corporation by day, rock star by night—it sounds like the plot of a s...


3 Missionaries with Down Syndrome Who Have Made a Big Impact in the Church

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 26, 2019 | Mormon Life

In honor of Down Syndrome Awareness Month this October, we wanted to highlight some remarkable Latter-day S...


Church Mentioned in Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon Video

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 25, 2019 | Mormon Life

The Church got an unexpected mention in a recent Jimmy Kimmel Live  video. Jimmy Kimmel announced that...