Avoiding Mormon Burnout: Why It's Okay to Say "No"

by Julie de Azevedo Hanks, PhD, LCSW | September 15, 2015 | Mormon Life

This was written in conjunction with another LDS Living article by Julie de Azevedo Hanks: Is There a Mormo...


10 Times President Uchtdorf Summed Up Life Perfectly

by Jannalee Rosner | August 22, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We've all experienced a time when a conference talk felt like it was written for us. There are many times P...


LDS Teens Make Prom Clothes Out of Duct Tape, Win $5,000

by Deseret News | August 5, 2015 | Fun Mormon Life

MR says: It just goes to show a little frugality mixed with some creativity goes a long way! The creativity...


Is Cain Bigfoot? The Truth Behind 5 Mormon Folklore Stories

by Kate Ensign-Lewis | June 29, 2015 | LDS Life

Image from iStock I can remember when I heard my very first Mormon myth. I was 8 years old, and one of my o...


How to Tell Your Parents You're Joining the LDS Church

by Greg Trimble | April 23, 2015 | Mormon Life

Over the years, I've noticed that a common reason for not being baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of...


11 Common Questions Mormons Get Asked (and The Answers)

by New Era | March 7, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Do you ever feel unprepared when people ask you questions about the Church? Here are some suggestions for h...


'Dear Abby' Advises LDS Student on Keeping Standards

by Dear Abby | February 11, 2015 | Makes You Think

Dear Abby: I’m a high-school student who has the amazing opportunity to travel to Spain for a school year a...


7 Ways to Help Introverts Feel More Comfortable at Church

by Arianna Rees | January 30, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I have a confession to make. Sometimes, being a member of the church makes me feel very uncomfortable. When...


9 More Things People Get Wrong About Mormons

by Kelsey Berteaux | January 20, 2015 | Fun Mormon Life

As a lifelong member of the Church who’s lived in a few different geographic regions, I thought I’d heard i...


The One Way to Fix a Bad Attitude at Church

by Greg Trimble | November 26, 2014 | Makes You Think

When I was about 19 years old, I started to have a bunch of "concerned adults" come up to me on a regular b...