"Written by Dr. Taylor Halverson"
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Why We Should Be Proud to Be Called a Peculiar People

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Mormon Life

In our quest to follow God, to be His "peculiar people," we may encounter the jeers and sneers of the crowd...

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Why Do We Suffer? Here's One Crucial Reason We Hardly Ever Talk About

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One late August afternoon years ago when I lived in Connecticut, I was driving on one of the innumerable se...

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One Simple Tool to Help You Get so Much More Out of Isaiah

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Makes You Think

Understanding the words of Isaiah is something that many aspire to but sometimes find difficult. One basic ...

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One Crucial Phrase We Often Get Wrong in the Church (+ How It Can Change Our Temple Experience)

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Words matter. Precision in communication matters. For example, the words used in sacramental prayers over t...

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Why God Calls His People "Strangers" (+ What It Has to Do with Covenants)

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Makes You Think

The children of Israel were long oppressed in Egypt as strangers (foreigners) in a strange land. Even their...