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Unusual Promptings About My Sister's Death That Helped My Parents Feel God's Love

by Danielle Beckstrom Wagner | August 4, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When my older sister, Rachel, was almost 2-years-old, she stopped breathing when the sled she and my brothe...

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8 Essential Skills to Teach Your Kids That Will Simplify Your Home Life

by Marie Calder Ricks, excerpted from "The Children You Want with the Kids You Have" | August 2, 2017 | Mormon Life

Teaching families the skills necessary for a successful home life requires patience and know-how. As a prof...

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How to Talk to Your Kids About This Sensitive Chastity Topic

by Geoff Steurer, MS, LMFT | July 27, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Masturbation is a sensitive and often controversial topic, even among members of the LDS Church. Although t...

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One Successful Secret to Parenting

by Meridian Magazine | July 26, 2017 | Mormon Life

What a powerful principle of parenting, one we can observe in our Heavenly Parents: " Notice that there is ...

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Elders Bednar, Cook + 3 Other Apostles Whose Family Life Was Not Picture Perfect

by Katie Lambert | July 26, 2017 | Makes You Think

Not everyone grows up in an "ideal" family situation. Death, war, financial insecurity, divorce, Church ina...

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Washington Paper: After Wife and Newborn Die, LDS Dad Relies on Faith to Raise 3 Children Alone

by Herald Net | June 22, 2017 | Mormon Life

The day after Amy Clawson's 33rd birthday, she and her newborn daughter passed away on May 21. It was less ...

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"Huffington Post" Shares LDS Church Video, Quotes LDS Prophets

by LDS Living Staff | June 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“A family needs a father to anchor it.”- L. Tom Perry "Noble fatherhood gives us a glimpse of the Divine." ...

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Young Women General President Helps Parents Answer the Question, "Why Do I Have to Go to Mutual?"

by Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson | June 16, 2017 | Mormon Life

Here are some great insights from Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson that can help parents get their kids excited ab...

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After Their Dad Abandoned Them, How One LDS Family Celebrated Father's Day

by Deseret News | June 14, 2017 | Mormon Life

"It's not always easy to put your kids before yourself, but when you do it right (meaning with love), you e...

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4 Ways to Become a Better Father (from the Life of David O. McKay)

by Mark D. Ogletree | June 10, 2017 | Makes You Think

The following is an excerpt from No Other Success: The Parenting Practices of David O. McKay by Mark D. Ogl...