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The Surprising Meanings of "Abish" and 5 Other Book of Mormon Names

by Dr. Taylor Halverson, Brad Wilcox, and Matt Bowen | April 7, 2018 | Makes You Think

In ancient Israelite storytelling, the meaning of personal names was used to enhance the memorability of a ...

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Brad Wilcox: 8 Things the Atonement Is Not

by Brad Wilcox | March 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

All my life I thought Big Ben was a famous clock tower in London. I was absolutely sure of it and had even ...

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What a Young Man Fascinated by Anti-Mormon Books Taught Me About the Atonement, Repentance

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "The Continuous Atonement for Teens" | February 19, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In place of faith in Christ, some choose disbelief. When people say, “There is no God,” or, “The Church isn...

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When God Doesn't Give Clear Answers to Prayers: One Analogy That Might Change How You See Personal Revelation

by John Hilton II and Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "52 Life-Changing Questions from the Book of Mormon" | January 5, 2018 | Makes You Think

After Nephi had experienced his great vision of the tree of life and the ministry of Jesus Christ, his olde...

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The Surprising Meanings Behind "Enos" and "Noah": Insights into Book of Mormon Names

by Taylor Halverson & Brad Wilcox | Makes You Think

Ancient scripture writers often used the literary pattern of paronomasia (word plays and word puns) to conv...

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Brad Wilcox: 6 Ways Our Savior's Grace Saves Us

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Changed Through His Grace" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Brad Wilcox's book, Changed Through His Grace : What sets Latter-day Saint...

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"Grace Is Power": Brad Wilcox Explains What Grace Is and Is Not in a Powerful Way Every Mormon Can Understand

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Changed through His Grace" | Makes You Think

While the concept of grace is often associated with a description of God’s attributes, grace also encompass...

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What We've Misunderstood About Grace and How to Unlock Its Power in Our Lives

by Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "Changed through His Grace" | Makes You Think

Robert Robinson was a small boy in the 1730s when his father died and he had to work to help support the fa...

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What "Sariah" and "Moroni" Actually Mean: Insights into Book of Mormon Names

by Taylor Halverson and Brad Wilcox | Makes You Think

Old Testament writers used the meanings of names to help people remember the key idea of a story. When the ...

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The Actual Meaning of “Nephi” and 3 Other Book of Mormon Names

by Taylor Halverson and Brad Wilcox | Makes You Think

Readers of the Book of Mormon encounter hundreds of unique names not found elsewhere. Critics dismiss these...