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8 New Missions to Open in July 2020

by Newsroom.ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Mormon Life

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the creation of eight new missions. With thes...


Latter-day Saint "Makes Texas History" by Turning Down Multiple College Football Offers to Serve a Mission

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Most Stanford quarterback hopefuls don't take a two-year break after high school. But Elder Tanner McKee is...


Latter-day Saint Artist Creates Graphic Novel About Post-Mission Life

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

On Sundays, people can typically find Brittany Long Olsen listening to podcasts with some kind of drawing u...


"God Is My Strength": Professional Soccer Player Makes Headlines for Leaving Career to Serve Mission

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A famous European soccer manager is attributed with saying, “Some people believe football is a matter of li...


The Night President Nelson's Grandfather Spoke to His Deceased Dad in a Dream (+ His Comforting Message)

by Mary Jane Woodger, Kenneth L. Alford, Craig K. Manscill, excerpted from "Dreams as Revelation" | Mormon Life

Like birth, death is a necessary and essential part of the plan of salvation (see Moses 6:59–62 )—which Jac...


This 93-Year-Old Couple Has Served 23 Missions. Here's How They Created a "Legacy of Love"

by Church News | Mormon Life

Joyce Nixon, 93, recently sat down on the edge of her seat across from her husband, Reed Nixon, also 93 yea...


Watch: NFL Team Highlights New Latter-day Saint Player's Mission Experience

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Fun Mormon Life

Dax Raymond, a rookie for the Chicago Bears, says he wouldn't be where he is today without his mission, and...


Church Divides Africa Southeast Area into Two Areas

by Newsroom | From the Church Mormon Life

In a letter to General Authorities, general officers, Area Seventies, and stake presidents in Africa, the F...


How One Couple Went from Working for the CIA to Serving a Mission for the Church

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

They were world-traveling career CIA administrative employees who had lived in Ecuador, Macedonia, Argentin...


Rising Latter-day Saint Opera Singers Say Missions Helped Them to Get Where They Are Today

by Church News | Mormon Life

Mary Hoskins and her brother Jonah Hoskins are two rising stars in the opera business. According to  C...