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4 Things We Know About God's Glory and Intelligence

by Andrew C. Skinner, adapted from "To Become Like God: Witnesses of Our Divine Potential" | March 19, 2018 | Makes You Think

What do we know about God's glory and intelligence? Here are four insights from prophets ancient and modern...


When a U.S. President Had FHE with President Oaks (+ More Times Presidents Have Attended FHE)

by Danielle B. Wagner | March 17, 2018 | Mormon Life

Did you know that two U.S. presidents have attended FHEs at the houses of apostles? Dwight D. Eisenhow...


What Sister Julie B. Beck Wished Women in the Church Better Understood

by Jamie Armstrong | March 17, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Sister Julie B. Beck was serving as first counselor in the Young Women general presidency when she was call...


What We Do and Don't Know About Christ's Physical Appearance

by Aubrey Zalewski | March 16, 2018 | Makes You Think

We tell stories of Christ, we show pictures of Him in Sunday School, and we pray in His name, but do we rea...


Old Testament Lesson 25: "Let Everything That Hath Breath Praise the Lord"

by Ted L. Gibbons | March 15, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction The book of Psalms is, among other things, a collection of Israelite hymns.  It is the lo...


One Crucial Meaning of Virtue We Often Overlook (+ How Understanding It Can Give Us More Confidence Before God)

by Dan McDonald from Be Built to Love | March 15, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a beautifully written piece about what it means to love fully and walk with genuineness before God. "L...


Mormon Moviegoers: What Parents Need to Know About "A Wrinkle in Time" Before Seeing It with Their Family

by Joel Hilton | March 14, 2018 | Fun

Mormon Moviegoers is a collective of LDS film reviewers helping you to make informed decisions about Hollyw...


"We're Not Talking About It Enough": Primary General President on How to Protect Families Against Pornography

by Deseret News | March 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“My remarks today will target the need for parents, families, teachers, leaders — all of us — to really see...


7 Beautiful Commandments We Sometimes Forget Are Commandments

by Alexandra Mortenson | March 13, 2018 | Makes You Think

In October 2015, President Thomas S. Monson said :  “God’s commandments are not given to frustrate us ...


Old Testament Lesson 24: "Create in Me a Clean Heart"

by Ted L. Gibbons | March 12, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction William Shakespeare wrote: What win I if I gain the thing I seek? A dream, a breath, a froth o...