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How the Atonement Sustained One Woman Through Her Brother's Addiction, Overdose

by Chakell Wardleigh | February 18, 2019 | Makes You Think

The night my brother overdosed on heroin is one I’ll never forget. I can still recall every detail: the thu...

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Watch: "Am I Beyond Saving?"—Former Addict and Prostitute Testifies the Savior's Love Reaches All

by LDS Living Staff | February 14, 2019 | From the Church Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

"What I was left with was absolute fear and terror—a loneliness on a level I didn't know existed. I didn't ...

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3 Myths We Tell About Pornography Addiction + What We Should Do Instead

by Katie Lambert | January 24, 2019 | Mormon Life

Editor's note: It is important to note there is an important distinction between pornography addiction and ...

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The Thanksgiving This Latter-day Saint Decided to Turn Himself in to Jail

by Jason F. Wright | November 17, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following  story was originally published on Jason F. Wright's blog in 2015  and has been rep...

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Finding Healing for Both Spouses When Battling Addiction

by Kari Monet | November 6, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

To truly understand Tara and Jared Madsen’s story, you have to start in the present. Skip past the first fi...

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Watch: BYU-I Student's Brutally Honest Video About Pornography Addiction Sparks Crucial Conversation

by LDS Living Staff | November 5, 2018 | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

Twenty-two-year-old BYU-I student Josh Peters was 11-years-old the first time he viewed pornography—and tha...

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A Latter-day Saint in Prison: How I Found Freedom Behind Bars

by Author's Name Withheld | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It’s a Sunday morning, and I’ve just finished breakfast. I decide to go for a walk while listening to the M...

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Brutally Honest Church Video: Losing a Son to Addiction, Finding Peace Again in Christ

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

"My husband called me on the phone and he said, 'Our son has died.' I didn't immediately start to cry. I ju...

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Watch: Returned Missionary and Heroin Addict Shares Powerful Story of the Savior's Grace

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

"How did I go from wearing a missionary uniform to a BYU lacrosse uniform to a county jail uniform?" Tyler ...

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Church Creates Brutally Honest Video About Gangs, Drug Addiction, and Hope

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Videos

"I didn't think it was possible to ever get clean. But I remembered in the scriptures the Lord had descende...