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LDS Psychologist: How to Unlock the Power of the Scriptures to Enhance Your Mental Health

by Dr. David T. Morgan | March 8, 2018 | Makes You Think

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles that will address mental health challenges and the...


How LDS Entrepreneurs Can Strengthen Their Marriage, Despite the Stress

by Jonathan Decker, LMFT | March 6, 2018

“By divine design, fathers are to preside over their families in love and righteousness and are responsible...


3 Mormon Prophets Who Have Been on "Time" + What was Said About Them

by Katie Lambert | February 24, 2018 | Makes You Think

From Albert Einstein to John Wayne to Steve Jobs, Time magazine has featured some of the most influential p...


The Sword of Laban and Liahona: What Happened to Them After Joseph Smith Unearthed Them

by Jannalee Sandau | February 19, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

There are plenty of things we long to know about Church history but probably never will, like who the three...


Wedding Photos of the Prophet and Apostles

by LDS Living Staff | February 14, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

Tis the season of celebrating true love—and the moments we cherished most with those we love. And to celebr...


What Your Spouse Wishes You Knew About Valentine's Day: Thinking Outside the Heart-Shaped Box

by Kari Monet | February 9, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

In college, my best friend and I always called it Singles Awareness Day, laughing at how hard it was to wat...


12 LDS Books That Will Strengthen Your Marriage

by LDS Living Staff | February 8, 2018 | Makes You Think

Marriage has its ups and downs, and there's always room for improvement. Whether you feel your relationship...


13 Tips for Helping Early Returned Missionaries Adjust to Post-Mission Life

by Kristine J. Doty-Yells, PhD | January 29, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In 2002, my oldest son returned home from his mission after only five months. I was shocked, confused, and ...


Preventing Pornography Addiction: 3 Ways LDS Families Can Help Break the Shame Cycle

by Kari Monet | January 20, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Ironically, the very methods we use to encourage purity in our children sometimes drive them into pornograp...


3 Powerful Messages I Learned from Analyzing All of President Monson's Conference Talks

by Zack Oates | January 11, 2018 | Makes You Think

What will be President Thomas S. Monson’s legacy? Doubtless, he will be remembered as the prophet who looke...