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A summer reading list for the thoughtful Mormon reader

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I've always remembered a well-intentioned Sunday school teacher telling us about the day she triumphed over...

YW Lesson 1-28 "Resisting Sin"

by Beginnings New | Lesson Helps

This lesson needs little tweaking - it looks really solid, and lends itself to some very memorable, vivid v...

What don't you know about Pioneer Day?

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

You can wake up early Pioneer Day morning, run a marathon, watch a Days of '47 parade, follow that with a r...

The visiting teaching hierarchy

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

I do my best visiting teaching when I visit someone who is within five years of my own age. Or someone who’...


Pharisees and the Word of Wisdom

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Today I thought I would provide my insider's list of foods and drinks that are and are not allowed based on...

Winning the title in '84 raised the bar at BYU

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Less than a year after BYU won the national championship, the Cougars were booed at home. Read other storie...

Burying our weapons of war

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

The problem I used to have with tongue and nose piercings is that they were distracting. When I tried to ha...


U.S. News & World Report: Obama to meet with Mormon Church President today

by U.S. News & World Report | What They're Saying About "Us"

Tucked into the president's schedule this afternoon: a closed-press meeting with the president of the Churc...

RS/MP Lesson 40: “How Glorious Are Faithful, Just, and True Friends”

by Feast Upon the Word | Lesson Helps

So far as Joseph’s own line was concerned, he was a friend and thrived on friendship. The stories in the “F...

Why I like flag raising, even at church

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

There were precisely two occasions per year when I would witness flag raising ceremonies as a child, both o...