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How Elder Echo Hawk Showed His Faith, Defied Racism and Anti-Mormonism to Become an Attorney General

by Elder Larry J. Echo Hawk, excerpted from "Why I'm a Mormon" | March 21, 2018 | Mormon Life

The federal government took my father from his parents and sent him to a boarding school where he was physi...


The Unexpected Connection Between Zookeeping and Spiritual Gifts

by J. Stuart Bunderson and Jeffery A. Thompson, PhDs and authors of "The Zookeeper's Secret: Finding Your Calling in Life" | March 21, 2018

We didn’t set out to study spiritual gifts when we began our research on the zookeeping profession several ...


The Beautiful Meaning Behind the Sacred Phrase "Eternal Lives"

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | March 20, 2018 | 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...


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...


8 LDS Women Who Shaped Hollywood, Fashion + More by Standing for Their Faith

by Susan Easton Black and Mary Jane Woodger, adapted from "Women of Character: Profiles of 100 Prominent LDS Women" | March 14, 2018 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Throughout history, the arts have been greatly benefited by women—including LDS women. While there are many...


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...


What Does the Book of Mormon Teach About the Afterlife?

by Book of Mormon Central | March 10, 2018 | Makes You Think

This article is republished with permission from Book of Mormon Central. For more inspiring and instructive...


The Unexpected Thing That Happened After I Learned My Visiting Teachee Didn't Like Me

by Debra Sansing Woods | March 10, 2018 | Mormon Life

I’m convinced that every sister in the Church has a best friend in her ward or branch that she hasn’t made ...


Mormon Moviegoers: What Parents Need to Know About "Early Man" Before Seeing It with Their Family

by Lindsi Neilson | March 8, 2018 | Fun

Mormon Moviegoers help you make informed decisions by reviewing films for artistry, content, and Gospel par...