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How the Temple Endowment Represents Christ's Atonement

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "The Continuous Conversion" | May 1, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

After receiving her endowment, one sister said to me, “I was disappointed I didn’t see more about Christ’s ...

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Brad Wilcox: 5 Tips for Teaching About the Atonement

by Brad Wilcox | March 26, 2019 | Makes You Think

Teaching any gospel doctrine can be challenging, but teaching about the Atonement of Jesus Christ—the most ...

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12 Insights into Christ's Life as Portrayed in the Rome Visitors' Center Stained Glass Window

by Brad Wilcox, Gayle Holdman, Tyler Griffin, Anthony Sweat | February 23, 2019 | Mormon Life

At the announcement of a temple to be built in Rome, Italy, there was an audible gasp throughout the Confer...

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What One Woman Learned by Helping Her Dying Mother Take the Sacrament for the Last Time

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Changed through His Grace" | January 23, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

My sister-in-law Cheryl Harward Wilcox came to value the sacrament much more as she helped care for her mot...

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One Scriptural Phrase That Will Help You Look to the Future with Faith

by John Hilton III and Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "52 Life-Changing Questions from the Book of Mormon" | December 31, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One question that Alma asked the people of Zarahemla is “Do you look forward with an eye of faith?” ( Alma ...

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The Prompting That Saved a Girl from Abuse and Shows How God Loves Us Individually

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Because of the Messiah in a Manger" | December 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Christ cares for us individually. The inverted five-point stars found on the Nauvoo Temple are symbols of C...

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How Did the Wise Men Know to Look for a Star?

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Because of the Messiah in a Manger" | December 6, 2018 | Makes You Think

In Matthew we read of wise men of the East (see Matthew 2:1-12) who followed a star to bring gifts to the c...

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The Touching Meaning Behind Poinsettias and How It Relates to Latter-day Saints

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Because of the Messiah in the Manger" | December 1, 2018 | Mormon Life

Are we allowed to choose a favorite Christmas symbol? It’s almost as tricky as picking a favorite general a...

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3 Insights from the Holy Land to Deepen Your Understanding of Christ's Title as the "Good Shepherd"

by Brad Wilcox, adapted from "Because of the Messiah in a Manger" | November 29, 2018 | Makes You Think

One December, I saw a clever sign on the marquee of a Christian church: “Christmas is not your birthday!” I...

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Brad Wilcox's Profound Answer to a Prayer and What It Teaches Us About God's Love Even When We Feel Overwhelmed

by Brad Wilcox, adapted from "One in Charity: Talks from the 2016 BYU Women's Conference" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When I was a young father struggling to balance the demands of school with work, callings, and raising my f...