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Why Eternal Life in the Next Life Is Not Enough

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "An Early Resurrection" | July 20, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Eternal life is the promise that death is not the end, that there is life after death. It’s the promise tha...

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Why Love Is a Form of Dying + 3 More Insights the Savior Teaches Us About Love

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "An Early Resurrection: Life in Christ Before You Die" | July 17, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

To say that the law can only be fulfilled by Christ is to say that the law can only be fulfilled by love. L...

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How We Can Live in God's Presence Before We Die

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "An Early Resurrection" | June 30, 2018 | Makes You Think

The Book of Mormon is a key. The Bible is a door. It’s not enough for me to shelve them side by side. It’s ...

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The Beautiful Meaning Behind the Sacred Phrase "Eternal Lives"

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Dear S., Early in section 132 of the Doctrine and Covenants, a well-known passage from the Gospel of John g...

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The Only Thing Scarier Than God Working Through Imperfect Leaders Is to Think He Doesn't

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The gospel isn’t a celebration of God’s power to work with flawless people. The gospel is a celebration of ...

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A Letter All Mormons Need to Read Before (and After) Entering the Temple

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Unveiling the mysteries of the kingdom, the temple will initiate you into what you do not know. It will acq...

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A Powerful Letter to Young Mormons About Sex and What They Need to Understand

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Letters to a Young Mormon , a series of letters written by philosophy...

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Defending the Family Means Defending Women and Rooting Out Misogyny

by Adam S. Miller | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As “The Family: A Proclamation to the World” warns, if we fail to defend the family, “the disintegration of...

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Why We Need to Begin Thinking of Defending Mormonism in the Future

by Adam S. Miller | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As a scholar, I study philosophy. As a disciple of Christ, I study how to “pray without ceasing” (1 Thessal...

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Mormonism Is Never About Mormonism

by Adam S. Miller | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As a scholar, an author, and a Mormon, I’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to think about Mormonis...