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A Message to Primary Teachers: You Have a "Sacred, Noble Stewardship"

by LDS Church News | March 9, 2018 | From the Church

President M. Russell Ballard said, “Clearly, those of us who have been entrusted with precious childre...


The Surprising and Touching Reason Elder Bednar Left a Stake Leadership Meeting to Attend a Sporting Event

by David A. Bednar, as excerpted from "One by One" | October 28, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Elder Bednar's book One by One .   Many years ago, while serving as a...


How Much Time Should You Spend on Your Calling?

by Meridian Magazine | September 23, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

How much time should we really be spending on our Church calling? I don’t know one person who would say the...


Sister Eubank: When You’re Already Tired and Can’t Do One More Thing

by Sharon Eubank, First Counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We've all been at the point in our lives where we feel like we are barely holding on, we can't possibly do ...


What My Mom Taught Me About Gossip Without Saying a Word

by Jessica Carter | Makes You Think Mormon Life

During my Young Women years, I heard many lessons on the hurtful effects of gossip. In my 14-year-old brain...


The Most Miserable Calling I've Had in the Church (+ What It Taught Me About Callings)

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

My sister practically forced me to attend the single's ward the summer after I graduated from high school. ...


President Uchtdorf: The Lord Is Always Blessing Us with More Than We Put in

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Sometimes with demanding callings in the Church, we can begin focusing on how much time we spend, how much ...


President Dieter F. Uchtdorf Shares Perfect Message for When You Feel Inadequate for Your Church Calling

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We've all had those moments when we're sitting in the office of a Church leader, feeling completely overwhe...


Why We Shouldn't Ask the Same People to Help at Church and in Callings All the Time

by Greg Trimble | Mormon Life

There is a saying that has gone around for years: “If you want something to get done, give it to a busy per...


Saying "No" to a Church Calling

by Kelsey Berteaux | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Bishops and counselors often pray long and hard over who they should call to serve in their wards. But what...