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Gospel Principles Lesson #8: Praying to Heavenly Father

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Prayer. In a year where we are returning to “Gospel Principles,” this is THE gospel principal. It’s the ear...

Relief Society Lesson 45: Joseph Smith’s Feelings about His Prophetic Mission

by The Exponent | Lesson Helps

“I have no desire but to do all men good.” The second greatest commandment is to love the neighbor. Joseph ...


Why Chastity Only Gets Harder: Confessions from a 40-Year-Old Single Saint

by The Exponent | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Chastity: it's a sacred law we are blessed to follow. However, it's a difficult law, not just when we're yo...

Marriage By Inspiration?

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There was a time (way back when I was attending BYU) when I was engaged to married. It didn’t work out. The...


Book Burning “Friends”

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Remember that cute story in the Friend about the eight-year-old who read some bad words in a children’s boo...

Sunday Christmas and MoTab Singing

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I am one of those lucky people who, along with 60,000 of my fellow fans, will be attending one of the three...

Mormon Internet Survey

by The Exponent | Everything Else

On the June 23rd in a special leadership broadcast, Elder L. Tom Perry announced that the Church would be r...

Gospel Principles Lesson 5: The Creation

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I love the opening of this lesson, and would probably read it verbatim. Say that we’re talking about God’s ...

Relief Society Lesson 41: Becoming Saviors on Mount Zion

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I would start this lesson by talking about some of the historical and cultural framework that were around w...

Relief Society Lesson 44: The Restoration of All Things: The Dispensation of the Fulness of Times

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From the Life of Joseph Smith The first few paragraphs demonstrate that Joseph Smith believed that the comp...