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3 Things You Can Do When You Don't Like Your Ward Members (or They Don't Like You)

by Amanda Black | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I struggled writing this. First of all, I didn't want to come off as jaded. Second, I didn't want to s...

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How a Mother's Prayer Changed What I Thought I Knew About Angels

by Amanda Black | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I think my understanding of how angels help us has been wrong my whole life.  Every time I pictured an...

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The Other Side of Choosing to Be Offended We Never Talk About but Desperately Need to

by Amanda Black | Mormon Life

I remember my sister coming home from her first Young Women in Excellence in tears. She had just made the t...

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The Dangerous Lie About Depression Mormons Often Tell Ourselves but Should Never Believe

by Amanda Black | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Today, I came across a disturbing study published in Pediatrics . The study indicated that teen girls and y...