No, Modesty Shouldn’t Take a Break on Halloween

by Jessica Carter | October 22, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What is it about Halloween that makes people feel okay about showing more skin than usual? I love dressing ...


The Psychology of Survival: 6 Tips for Mentally and Emotionally Preparing Your Family for a Disaster

by Jamie Armstrong | October 7, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As Hurricane Matthew batters the Florida coast, many of us are reevaluating our emergency preparedness. But...


What the Prophets Have Promised Parents of Wayward Children

by Meridian Magazine | October 5, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, Meridian Magazine posted an article by Lary Barkdull, one that provides hope and counsel to paren...


5 Ways to Help Your Teen See Their Potential Like You Do

by David J. Ridges | September 23, 2016 | Mormon Life

“Full potential” can mean many things. Ultimately, it means attaining exaltation, thus becoming Gods. On a ...


The Perfect Thing My Husband Did When He Discovered Pornography on Our Child’s Device

by N. Beth Cavanaugh | September 21, 2016 | Mormon Life

The summer we took our kids to a big East Coast city for a vacation, our then 11–year-old was full of tween...


What Do Missionaries Do All Day? Primary Kids Explain in (Adorable) New Video

by LDS Living Staff | September 13, 2016 | Videos Fun Mormon Life

Pass by any Primary room on a Sunday and you just might hear children belting "I Hope They Call Me on a Mis...


How to Relate to Your Child Who Experiences Same-Gender Attraction

by M. Catherine Thomas, excerpted from "Voices of Hope: Latter-day Saint Perspectives on Same-Gender Attraction" | September 12, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Voices of Hope: Latter-day Saint Perspectives on Same-Gender Attraction , ...


Primary Kids Try to Explain Prayer—And It’s Adorable

by LDS Living Staff | August 31, 2016 | Videos Humor Mormon Life

We may be amused when they peek during a prayer. We may even have to suppress a giggle or two when the...


When Your Teen Won’t Go to Church: 9 Tips for Parents

by Mormon Hub | August 12, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Even if you don't struggle with this issue now in your family, thinking of it ahead of time will help you p...


Why Is It So Hard to Let Our Kids Fail?

by KSL | August 6, 2016 | Mormon Life

Here personal experiences from parents and advice from psychologists that might help you learn when it's go...