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Al Fox Carraway and Her Husband Share How They Make the Temple the Centerpiece of Their Marriage

by Al and Ben Carraway, adapted from "Cheers to Eternity: Lessons We've Learned on Dating and Marriage" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Al was told in a priesthood blessing, right when we got married, that the temple should be our centerpiece....

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What I Learned as a Mormon Pro Basketball Player About Finding Success and the Hero in Each of Us

by Travis Hansen, adapted from "The Next Few Years Will Change Your Life" | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Playing under bright lights in front of noisy crowds, dunking the basketball, chasing down loose balls, def...

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After a Girl with Special Needs Interrupted a Live Performance, This LDS 6th Grader's Reaction Showed What Pure Love and Kindness Look Like

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

In 2014 the Orton family purchased a sailboat they had never seen before , flew to the Caribbean, and began...

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How Parents and Their Children Can Build Better Relationships When Grandchildren Come Along

by Mark Ogletree | Makes You Think

Becoming a grandparent is an incredible gift from our Father in Heaven. In a merciful way, grandparenting e...

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How the Death of His Son Helped an LDS Dad Find His Long-Lost Family in Vietnam

by Jannalee Sandau | Makes You Think

What would you do if your family situation was abusive? As an 11-year-old living in Vietnam, Don Skanchy ma...

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4 Epic Church Commercials That Are So '80s

by Jeff Hampton | Fun

The Church is pretty good at filming stuff. When the full-length feature  Meet the Mormons  was r...

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When Your Teen Is in Love: 7 Tips for Parents When Their Children Begin Dating

by Jamie Cline | Makes You Think

Your teen comes home from school one day, starry-eyed and completely distracted. Uh-oh. She’s in love. How ...

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Get Happy: 10 Proven Strategies for a More Joyful Life

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Everyone wants to be happy—and for good reason. Happy people earn more money and are more likely to ge...

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LDS Quadriplegic Dad Bikes 1K Miles to Provide Wheelchairs for Others + How It Deepened His Family's Faith

by Lucy Stevenson | Mormon Life

The Ogden family of Meridian, Idaho, knows what it means to roll forward with faith. From following a promp...

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10 Ways to Support Military Families in Your Ward

by Alexis Sanders | Mormon Life

In the ranks of today’s Latter-day Saints, there are thousands who serve in the armed forces. Here are 10 w...