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Be Still: Finding Inner Peace and a Deeper Connection to Christ Through Meditation

by Sheldon Lawrence | January 16, 2018 | Mormon Life

We often try to spiritually ground ourselves with daily prayer and scripture study. However, our commitment...


When James E. Talmage Blinded His Brother in a Terrible Accident (+ How It Brought Them Both Closer to God)

by Larry E. Morris, excerpted from "And Now You Know" | January 15, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from the book And Now You Know: The Rest of the Story from the Lives of Well-Kn...


Why Are So Few Women Mentioned in the Book of Mormon?

by Book of Mormon Central | January 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This article is republished with permission from Book of Mormon Central. For more inspiring and instructive...


After Asking God to End Her Life, This Palestinian Found Peace in the Gospel

by Sahar Qumsiyeh, excerpted from "Peace for a Palestinian" | January 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Go home! You can’t enter Jerusalem! Go back!” the soldier at the checkpoint screamed at me. This soldier w...


Old Testament Lesson 10: "Birthright Blessings; Marriage in the Covenant"

by Ted L. Gibbons | January 11, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction In the Provo Daily Herald on the date of Friday, July 13, 1990, page D1, I found a photo of Gl...


Modest Dresses from the 2018 Golden Globes

by Danielle B. Wagner | January 8, 2018 | Fun

This year's Golden Globes saw an uncommon number of celebrities sporting modest dresses. Last night, women ...


President Monson's Formula to Help Us Receive Exaltation

by President Thomas S. Monson, excerpted from "Be Your Best Self" | January 4, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from President Monson's book  Be Your Best Self . In it, he provides three...


LDS "The Amazing Race" Contestant Chooses Faith Over Better Shot at $1 Million

by Katie Lambert | January 3, 2018 | Mormon Life

Before April Gould competed on The Amazing Race, she was warned that situations may come up where she would...


What Hearing My Deceased Mother's Voice Taught Me About Angels

by Meridian Magazine | January 2, 2018 | Makes You Think

What a powerful witness of angels in our lives from Catherine Keddington Arveseth. I put the last of m...


Church Announces 21 New Stake Presidents, Creates 8 New Stakes in December

by LDS.org | January 2, 2018 | From the Church

From Ghana to Honduras, learn more about the new stakes created and stake presidents called around the worl...