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"Doing God's Work": New Video Shows Impact of the Church and NAACP Working Together

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

"I don't consider it to be accidental. It was providential that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sa...


Dodgers Change Name of "Mormon Night" + Elder Andersen Throws First Pitch

by LDS Living Staff | Fun Mormon Life

Elder Neil L. Andersen wound up on the pitcher's mound at Dodger Stadium on July 19, 2019, prepared to thro...


The Mysterious Newspaper That Led to a Temple Miracle

by Chad Hawkins, adapted from "Holy Places" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following article was originally published on  LDS Living in October 2015. In 1884, a mysterious n...


Latter-day Saint Therapist: 4 Ways to Avoid Negative or Abusive Relationships

by Jonathan Decker, LMFT, Contributor | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For daily gospel-based relationship insights, join Jonathan’s  Facebook group . To submit a question&n...


How to Distinguish Doctrine from Policy + Why There Is More Than One Type of Church Doctrine

by Anthony Sweat, adapted from "Seekers Wanted: The Skills You Need for the Faith You Want" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Have you ever heard something and wondered, “Is that Church doctrine?” For example, suppose you were in a C...


What One Latter-day Saint Experienced in the Temple the Same Day of the Columbine Shooting

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: The following story is about the Columbine High School shooting on April 20, 1999, and unavo...


Watch: Church Releases New Book of Mormon Video "Lehi's Family Sails to the Promised Land"

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

After Nephi was guided by the Lord to build a boat, Lehi's family sails toward the promised land. During th...


10 Things You Didn’t Know about the Angel Moroni Statue

by Kelsey Berteaux and Jannalee Sandau

1. The first angel “statue” was actually a weathervane.  The Nauvoo temple was the first to have an an...


Author Dean Hughes on How His Ancestor Joined the Church After Trying to Punch an Apostle, Polygamy, and His Book "Muddy"

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of author Dean Hughes' favorite pioneer stories starts out with his angry, somewhat intoxicated ancesto...


How This Latter-day Saint Became a Knight—and Why It Took Him Totally by Surprise

by Danielle B. Wagner | Fun Mormon Life

When world-renowned vocalist Sissel, best known for her stunning vocals in Titanic , stepped on the Confere...