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Youth Theme Insight: The Words That Helped Me Understand My Identity

by Michelle Wilson | January 19, 2019 | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

Over the next several months, we will be sharing insights from authors Michelle Wilson and Dennis Gaunt on ...

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Elder and Sister Renlund on the Imperative Commandment We Don't Often Realize Is a Commandment

by Elder and Sister Renlund, excerpted from "The Melchizedek Priesthood" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from The Melchizedek Priesthood. While Elder and Sister Renlund are addressing ...

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7 Beautiful Commandments We Sometimes Forget Are Commandments

by Alexandra Mortenson | Makes You Think

In October 2015, President Thomas S. Monson said :  “God’s commandments are not given to frustrate us ...

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Why I Keep the Sabbath Differently Than You and Why That's a Good Thing

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Do you remember when President Uchtdorf told us about the bumper sticker he saw tacked onto the end of a ca...

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Poll: Do You Drink Caffeine?

by Jenny Spencer | Fun

I’ll admit it: I grew up thinking that Coke and other caffeinated drinks were frowned upon by the Church. I...

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Do You Have to Go on a Mission to Go to the Celestial Kingdom? A Seminary Teacher's Surprising Answer

by Alexandra Mortenson | Videos Makes You Think

David Palmer, or Brother Palmer as his students know him, was discussing the importance of missionary work ...

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Why We Need to Stop Being Check-Mark Mormons (and How That Makes Us Judge Each Other)

by Celeste Davis | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What an insightful observation: "In order to know where we stand, we want to know where those around us sta...

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One Explanation of Commandments That Could Help You Understand God in a Completely New Way

by By Common Consent | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What an insightful way of thinking of the commandments God gives His children and why.  “There are in ...

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The Crucial Phrase We Often Forget From the Second Great Commandment

by Madeleine Tolk | Makes You Think Mormon Life

During the middle of my sophomore spring semester of college, I was feeling extremely overwhelmed. I was tr...

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What Does It Mean That Mormon Was Quick to Observe?

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Makes You Think

Mormon, our beloved narrative guide through the Book of Mormon, was described by Ammaron, another record ke...