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What My Mom's Cancer Taught Me About Gratitude

by Ariel Monson | November 23, 2017 | Makes You Think

What a powerful story that demonstrates how it is possible to have gratitude in trials. I used to think tha...

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The Science Behind How Gratitude Shapes Your Brain and Transforms Your Health

by Rynna Ollivier from "Meridian Magazine" | November 22, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

From President Thomas S. Monson we have learned we should "cultivate an attitude of gratitude." Here are a ...

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Infographic: How Missionary Work and Missions Have Changed Over the Last 10 Years

by Malary Marshall | November 20, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Did you know that, as of December 31, 2016, the LDS Church had 421 missions and 70,946 LDS missionaries in ...

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4 Reasons Mormons Are Always Late

by Kelsey Berteaux and Danielle B. Wagner | November 20, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

No matter where you live around the globe, as a Latter-day Saint, you probably know someone who runs on MST...

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How a Request from My Dying Father Changed How I Understand Gratitude

by Debra Sansing Woods | November 20, 2017 | Makes You Think

It was early on a Sunday morning in January and the fifth-floor cancer wing of the East Texas Medical Cente...

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LDS Living Staff Picks: Our Favorite Things from Deseret Book

by LDS Living Staff

A unique part of working at LDS Living is getting familiar with a wide variety of Deseret Book products. We...

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When You Feel Uncomfortable or Confused in the Temple + Other Insights

by Anthony Sweat, excerpted from "The Holy Invitation" | November 17, 2017 | Makes You Think

The invitation for mortals to enter the presence of God and secure a fullness of His blessings did not orig...

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3 Touching Thanksgiving Stories from President Monson to Share With Your Family

by Excerpts from Thomas S. Monson and Heidi S. Swinton | November 16, 2017 | Mormon Life

Over the years, our beloved prophet has shared several Thanksgiving tales that help us remember gratitude, ...

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2-Minute Gratitude Journal + 7 More Things to Help Your Family Keep an "Attitude of Gratitude" Through the Holidays

by LDS Living Staff | November 15, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, frenzied preparations for a magnificent feast, rampant thoughts of Christma...

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Why President Monson Gave His First Priesthood Blessing in Front of 120 Sailors

by Heidi S. Swinton, excerpted from "To the Rescue" | November 11, 2017 | Mormon Life

The following is excerpted from President Thomas S. Monson's biography,  To the Rescue ,  and ill...