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LDS Birth Mom’s Emotional Video Message to Son Goes Viral

LDS Birth Mom's Emotional Video Message to Son Goes Viral

An emotional video LDS birth mom Hannah Mongie shot in 2016 is going viral again.   The video is a nine-minute message to her son, Taggart, made in the last hour she spent with him before she officially gave him to his new adoptive parents, Brad and Emily Marsh. “This is for you Tagg,” Mongie says through tears. “I made …

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This Beautiful Cover of Rachel Platten’s “Better Place” Celebrates Adoptive Mother of 35 Special Needs Children

This Beautiful Cover of Rachel Platten's "Better Place" Celebrates Adoptive Mother of 35 Special Needs Children

LDS teen Sara Arkell, better known as The Piano Gal, joined with Nadia Khristean to create this beautiful cover of Rachel Platten’s latest single “Better Place.” The video highlights Christie Jamison and her family. Over the course of her life, Jamison has adopted 35 children with 11 still living at home. According to the video’s description, the children have been …

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The Inspiring True Story of an LDS Family and Their Viral Adoption Video

The Inspiring True Story of an LDS Family and Their Viral Adoption Video

James and Jennifer Grover, the subjects of a viral internet video, had never really considered adoption. The couple met as resident assistants at Brigham Young University in August 1993. By April they were married and would eventually have three biological children, Emily, Brianna, and Joshua. In 2001, the Lord intervened and everything changed. Their stake issued a challenge to attend …

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Giving Adoption a Good Rap: An Adoption Music Video

Giving Adoption a Good Rap

At LDS Daily, we often get e-mails from readers sharing their stories. After the recent announcement from the Church stating that members who passed the guidelines would have access to a free adoption.com profile, Chris and Melissa Savage sent us their Adoption Music Video. Here’s what they had to say: Ever heard of an Adoption Music Video??? Well neither had …

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Church Announces New Adoption Policy

Church Announces New Adoption Policy

LDS Family Services announced a groundbreaking new deal with the world’s largest adoption website, Adoption.com. The details affect every LDS family that is considering adoption. Last June, LDS Family Services made a big change: they announced they would no longer be working as an adoption agency. In the press releases attendant the change, LDS Family Services promised that there would …

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