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"Forever Family": Video of Utah Girl Getting Adoption News Gets National Attention

by KSL | October 10, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“I said, ‘You get your forever family, honey,’ and then you see her jump into my arms,” Jackie Alexander, a...

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"Time" Features What Makes Dating So Difficult Within the LDS Church

by TIME | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

Recently, Time examined why dating in the LDS world is particularly frustrating. Jon Birger writes, "It’s n...

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13 Remarkable Responses to Elder Rasband's Question: How Has God Guided You?

by LDS Living | October 9, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: These responses have been edited for length and clarity.  After a general conference fi...

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The Beautiful Reason Elder Hales Always Wore the Same Tie for General Conference (One That Will Make You Love Him Even More)

by Elder Neil L. Andersen via Facebook | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

For years now, people have been pointing out the fact that Elder Robert D. Hales wore the same tie every ti...

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"We're All Long Lost Brothers and Sisters": Brandon Flowers Shares Emotional Message About Las Vegas Shooting

by LDS Living Staff | October 9, 2017 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

After the shooting in Las Vegas, many Mormon musicians took to social media , expressing their love and pra...

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What Elder Bednar's New Book Taught Me About the "Worth of Souls"

by Rachel J. Trotter | October 9, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What great insights into how we can relate principles from Elder Bednar's new book into our lives.  Th...

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How the Hebrew Translations of God and Jehovah Might Change Your Understanding of Deity

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | October 9, 2017 | Makes You Think

When we read the scriptures, many different words or titles are used for God. Some are used more than any o...

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Family of a Sandy Hook Victim: Jesus Was with My Daughter the Day She Died

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 7, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I have had the rare and achingly beautiful honor of getting to know Robbie and Alissa Parker, the parents o...

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Elder Holland: 4 Things God Wants Us to Remember in Times of Trouble and Darkness

by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, excerpted from "For Times of Trouble" | October 7, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

There's no doubt that the world is being plunged into dark, troubling, and chaotic times. With shootings, t...

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"A Dialogue Between Joseph Smith & the Devil": Parley P. Pratt's Short Story Published Across the U.S. and Europe

by Jamie Armstrong | October 7, 2017 | Fun Mormon Life

In 1844, Parley P. Pratt became the first Mormon to publish a work of LDS fiction. His story, published in ...