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Cerebral palsy no obstacle for happy hiker, biker, Ph.D.-to-be

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The most remarkable thing about Brad Hintze is not that he is an honors student who manages to earn high ma...

Tips for living: When your ward splits

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You knew it was coming, but it's never easy. Your LDS ward seemed to be splitting at the seams. If you didn...

Famous Mormon name-dropping

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If Mormons had cocktail parties, I would probably tell this story at one: When my family lived in Massachus...

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Are gospel doctrine and nursery polar opposite callings?

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In most small Mormon wards, active members are saddled with more than one calling. In some cases, these ser...

Author warns of pitfalls in writing narrative family history

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Educated as a boy in Catholic parochial schools in Buffalo, N.Y., John Colletta is apt to apply religious t...

Church history created by doers

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Consider a scene from "church history" in a previous dispensation: The time was halfway through the three-y...

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The great families of the scriptures had problems too

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The families in our little Spanish-language branch in Brigham City have Problems (and I type that with a ca...

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Should missionaries blog?

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Last year I asked, "Should missionaries blog?" I exclaimed "Yes" and then proceeded to provide a list of pr...

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An inside look at Church in Hollywood

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When Jay Godfrey and his wife went to Hollywood trying to break into the entertainment industry, they had h...

Deacon passes sacrament despite having no arms

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Alex Brotherson came into this world with no arms and only a single finger protruding out of his right shou...