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What Happened After a Poet Was Asked to Write About the Church’s History + Other Miraculous Conversion Stories

by Elder John H. Groberg, excerpted from "Fire of Faith" | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Elder John H. Groberg’s book  Fire of Faith ,  which details his...


WWII Veteran Converts to the Church at 96

by Church News | Mormon Life

For Howard Wimberly of Greenwood, Florida, being friends with Albert Lane, a 97-year-old WWII veteran, has ...


Watch: How an Instagram Post Brought an Entire Family to the Gospel

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

"I knew there was a void in my life," Natalie says about a time when her boys were young. Her husband, Ryan...


What the Bacolod Temple Announcement Meant to One Family Who Lost Everything for the Church

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Having the knowledge of all my own mother endured, and being a part of that legacy, is why I cried when I ...


"Your Ancestors Are Watching": The Needed Message This Man Received After Converting to the Church from Hinduism

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | Mormon Life

On the day Sai Maddali was baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he initially emer...


From Darkness to Living Color: How One Couple Escaped North Korea and Found the Light of the Gospel

by Morgan Jones | Makes You Think

Jiyeon Maeng stood in front of a bustling North Korean farmer’s market wearing a gray sweater and glasses—e...


How an Unlikely Conversion Story Led to Dwyane Wade Saying the Closing Prayer at a Baptism

by LDS Living Staff | Fun Mormon Life

It's an unlikely conversion story. Calyann Barnett initially wanted a Book of Mormon so she "could argue wi...


"Good Morning America" Features How Glenn Beck's Latter-day Saint Faith Saved His Life

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Glenn Beck was a teenager when his mother died by suicide. Having experienced depression as a boy, Beck rec...


"I Didn't Want Anything to Do with the Religion": How One Woman Joined the Church After Negative Experiences with Members

by Danielle B. Wagner | Videos Makes You Think

"We didn't like them and they didn't particularly like us, and I certainly as a 10-year-old didn't want any...


How One Man's Dream on His Deathbed Led His Nephew to the Church

by José Angel Seferino Raya y Gonzales, excerpted from "Angels Round About" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Many years ago in my native home of Mexico, my uncle became very ill, and it was clear that he would soon p...