FATHERHOOD

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Sister Holland Shares How Compassion, Being Honest About Our Imperfections Can Create Eternal Connections

by Patricia T. Holland, excerpted from "A Quiet Heart" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us are well acquainted with the responsibilities of service. I am sure many of you have baked cooki...

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LDS Dad Writes Touching Letter to His Little Girls: These Are the Days of Pure Magic

by Daryl Austin | July 28, 2018 | Mormon Life

You are my three little girls, but I know you won’t stay that way for long. I don’t fully realize it yet bu...

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LDS Dad with 3 Special Needs Children Shares How God Brought Him Back from Spiritual Exhaustion

by Rick Daynes | July 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“We are taught many small and simple things in the gospel of Jesus Christ. We need to be reminded that in t...

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The Simple Habit That Paid for Half My Son's Mission and Built Our Relationship

by Eric D. Richards | June 30, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

Tithing, fast offering, supporting an active family, stockpiling a year’s supply of food, paying for braces...

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4 Ways Busy Families Can Find More Time and Get Out of Survival Mode

by DeAnne Flynn, adapted from "The Time-Starved Family" | June 28, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Often we hear parents say, “If our family can just make it through this sports season, or this big project,...

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Elizabeth Smart Announces She's Pregnant with Her Third Child (+ Her Testimony of the Power of Motherhood)

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 26, 2018 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

On June 25, Elizabeth Smart announced on Instagram that she is expecting her third baby in November. Pretty...

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5 Proven Ways Dads Have a Powerful Impact on Their Daughters

by Jamie Armstrong | June 16, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We’ve all seen them—the sitcoms and movies, even television commercials that portray fathers as inept creat...

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10 Things We Forget to Thank Dad For

by Jannalee Sandau | June 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With memories of Mother’s Day still lingering in our minds, we probably remember and recognize a lot of thi...

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"I Felt Trapped. I Didn't Feel Peace as a Wife and a Mother": How One Question Changed an LDS Mother's Life

by Jody Higham Pierce, excerpted from "Everyday Miracles" | June 6, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

From the day my first child was born I loved and treasured being a mother. I felt great joy in nurturing, t...

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"Families Are Very, Very Important": LDS Mayor Named Ohio Mother of the Year

by The Gazette | May 14, 2018 | Mormon Life

“One thing that I feel very, very strongly about, (is that) families are very, very important,” Mayor ...