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How God Not Answering My Prayer Strengthened My Relationship with Him

by Wendy Ulrich, excerpted from "Let God Love You" | January 1, 2018 | Makes You Think

When I was about five years old, someone gave me a small, iridescent butterfly pin with hinged wings that f...

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From Armageddon to Adam and Eve: 5 Little-Known Answers to Old Testament Questions

by Susan Easton Black, excerpted from "400 Questions & Answers about the Old Testament" | January 1, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Ever wonder why Samson grew his hair out or what the Ark of the Covenant looked like? If you're like most p...

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What a 60-Year-Old Man Playing Marco Polo in Costco Taught Me About This Important Commandment

by Katie Lambert | January 1, 2018 | Mormon Life

I always prided myself on being the "easy" child. I was the calm between two storms (a.k.a. my older and yo...

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2 Sisters from the 5 Browns on Music in the Church, Balancing Life, Touring, and More

by LDS Living Staff | January 1, 2018 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think

Desirae, Deondra, Gregory, Melody, and Ryan, also known as The 5 Browns have stunned the world with the ref...

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13 Ways Pornography Leaks into Your Home (and How to Stop It)

by Collin Bishop | January 1, 2018 | Makes You Think

A few weeks ago, my wife and I took our two young kids to a neighborhood party. When we arrived, we scouted...

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Watch: Dave Checketts Opens Mission President Call, His Family's Reaction is Priceless

by LDS Living Staff | December 30, 2017 | Famous Mormons Fun

Thanks to the Deseret News for making us aware of this video. President and general manager of the Uta...

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Elder Holland's New Year's Advice: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, excerpted from a BYU Speech | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from a talk given by Elder Holland at a BYU devotional in 2009 entitled " The B...

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20 New Year’s Goals for Families with Missionaries to Help You Connect Even More

by Alexandra Mortenson | December 30, 2017 | Mormon Life

Have a son, daughter, brother, sister, niece, nephew, grandchild, cousin, grandparent, aunt, uncle, friend,...

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Does Giving Your Children Mormon Names Affect Their Future?

by Mandy Slack | December 30, 2017 | Fun Mormon Life

Picture this: you’re in a Wal-Mart parking lot on a Monday evening (a little before 6 o' clock) and you see...

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How Losing My Son Taught Me It's Smart to Start Something Stupid

by Richie Norton, excerpted from "Start Something Stupid" | December 30, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A decision had to be made. The impossible decision. A nurse quietly entered the room and injected a dose of...