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President Nelson Shares Deep Insights into What Mormons Know About Angels

by President Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "Accomplishing the Impossible" | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The word angel is very meaningful. It comes to us from the Greek language. The Greek word, ΑΓΓΕΛΟΣ, means “...

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Why Did Alma Say Christ Would Be Born in Jerusalem? Surprising Evidence of the Book of Mormon

by Neal Rappleye | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of my favorite Christmas songs is “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” whose opening lines romantically captur...

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Was Jesus Born in December After All? (What Prophets and Apostles Have Said)

by Jeffrey R. Chadwick, Adapted from "Dating the Birth of Christ" | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It's likely that you've heard at least once in your life that Jesus was born on April 6. But is that really...

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Elder Holland: To My Friends Who Want to Believe

by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, Excerpted from "To My Friends" | December 20, 2017 | Mormon Life

On one occasion Jesus came upon a group arguing vehemently with His disciples. When the Savior inquired as ...

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6 Tender Christmas Memories President Monson, Apostles Have Shared from Their Childhood

by Kaeley Scruggs | December 18, 2017 | Fun Makes You Think

As we remember Christ and His birth, we also reflect on happy times with our family and Christmases where w...

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How a Drowned Laptop Taught Me the Miracles of the Temple

by Alexandra Mortenson | December 16, 2017 | Mormon Life

In the September 1995 Ensign , President James E. Faust wrote: “Satan is offended when we use that [temple]...

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Old Testament 5: "If Thou Doest Well Thou Shalt Be Accepted" Moses 5-7

by Ted L. Gibbons | December 15, 2017 | Lesson Helps

Introduction The pattern followed in Moses 5 is the pattern still followed by Lucifer and his fallen angels...

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Old Testament Lesson 3: The Creation

by Ted L. Gibbons | December 15, 2017 | Lesson Helps

Introduction I spend a lot of time on the computer, and I do all right until I have to figure out how the m...

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7 Reasons Mormons Are Obsessed with Star Wars

by Danielle B. Wagner | December 13, 2017 | Humor Fun

Mormons are obsessed with Star Wars. In fact, that fact is so apparent that  The Washingon Post wrote ...

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16 Games and Books to Help Your Kids Stay Quiet (and Learn) During Church

by LDS Living Staff | December 13, 2017 | Fun

A new year means a new church meeting time for most of us. This transition can be hard on all of us, but es...