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Old Testament Lesson 30: "Come to the House of the Lord"

by Ted L. Gibbons | April 19, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction In 1980 I walked through Hezekiah’s tunnel. It was an astonishing stroll. We made our way thro...

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How to Talk to Children About Temple Covenants After a Divorce

by Nancy B. Rollins, PhD | April 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Divorce is always, always hard—even when, as President Hinckley has said, it is now and then justified. Her...

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The Hebrew Meaning of "Covenant" That Will Change How You Understand Them

by Jack M. Lyon, excerpted from "Understanding Temple Symbols" | March 20, 2018 | Makes You Think

In our modern world, where people purchase steaks and roasts in neatly sealed packages at the supermarket, ...

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Elder and Sister Renlund: 4 Ways Women Exercise Priesthood Power and Authority

by Elder Dale G. Renlund, excerpted from "The Melchizedek Priesthood" | March 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Elder and Sister Renlund's new book, The Melchizedek Priesthood Understand...

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Old Testament Lesson 17: "Beware Lest Thou Forget"

by Ted L. Gibbons | January 29, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction Throughout history, the people of God have suffered from bad memories. Our recollection of the...

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President Packer: Most Mormons Misunderstand What the New and Everlasting Covenant Actually Is

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

President Packer's book,  The Holy Temple ,  is a classic of LDS literature that has become one o...

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After Excommunication: Finding Joy Again in Regaining My Covenants

by Name Withheld | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I learned to hold dear my covenants after experiencing their loss through excommunication. I was raised in ...

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June 2017 Visiting Teaching and First Presidency Message

by LDS Living Staff | Lesson Helps

This month's visiting and first presidency messages remind us of the importance of keeping covenants with t...

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Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 31: "Sealed . . . For Time and For All Eternity"

by Ted L. Gibbons | Lesson Helps

Introduction: Talk about an extended warranty! When we pay the price to have a marriage performed in the te...

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One Crucial Phrase We Often Get Wrong in the Church (+ How It Can Change Our Temple Experience)

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Words matter. Precision in communication matters. For example, the words used in sacramental prayers over t...