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6 Commonly Misunderstood Facts About Women and Priesthood Power

by Adapted from "The Priesthood Power of Women: In the Temple, Church, and Family" by Barbara Morgan Gardner | October 17, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As a young sister missionary, having been set apart by my father, who was the stake president, I wondered h...


Why I Decided to Marry a Recovering Pornography Addict

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | October 16, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editors’ note: Pornography affects the dating relationships of many young adults in a variety of ways. The ...


5 Tips to Better Understand Temple Symbols

by Jack M. Lyon, excerpted from "Understanding Temple Symbols Through Scripture, History, and Art" | October 16, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Why do temples have symbols? Where do symbols come from? Is all temple symbolism unique to Latter-day Saint...


Why It's a Bad Idea to Teach Teens to Never Say "No" to a First Date

by Rachelle J. Christensen | October 16, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I was taught, as were many girls, that you should always say yes to a boy who asks you to a dance and even ...


Planning for Retirement: 5 Things Latter-day Saints Should Consider

by Roy A. Prete, adapted from "Embracing the Future: Preparing for Life After Retirement" | October 15, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As they approach later life, Latter-day Saints share many concerns with people of all faiths, such as finan...


Latter-day Saint Brothers Who Swam the English Channel Share 6 Spiritual Takeaways

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | October 15, 2019 | Mormon Life

As they swam from England to France—the Mount Everest of long-distance swims—brothers David and Richard Bar...


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

by LDS Living Staff | October 15, 2019 | 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...


The 7 Most Touching Latter-day Saint Moments from Reality TV

by Alicia Soto | October 15, 2019 | Famous Mormons

From cooking shows to dancing to singing, Latter-day Saints are making an impact on reality TV. No doubt th...


Latter-day Saint Stranded in the Wilderness for 5 Days Reflects on the True Miracle That Saves Us All

by Alicia Soto | October 14, 2019 | Mormon Life

Over a month ago, Latter-day Saint Kaden Laga went missing in the Bitterroot Mountains of Idaho and Montana...


A Hawaiian Man Shares His Dream of Heaven That Might Change the Way You Pray

by Cameron C. Taylor, excerpted from "The Way of Aloha: Lanai" | October 12, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following originally ran on  LDS Living  in June 2017 and is an excerpt from the book  T...