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How I Lost 140 Pounds by Relying on the Lord

by Jenny Spencer Hunt | January 2, 2019 | Mormon Life

 Losing 140 pounds is no easy feat. Just ask Trent Heppler. Never in a million years did he believe th...

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Hank Smith: 3 Simple Tips and the Science Behind Making Lasting Changes in Your Life

by Hank Smith, excerpted from "Be Happy: Simple Secrets to a Happier Life" | December 29, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The only piece of jewelry I wear is my wedding ring. Like most people, I wear it on the ring finger of my l...

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What an Impression That Didn't Work Out Taught Me About God (+4 More Insights)

by Michelle Wilson | October 30, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A few months ago, I received a strong impression to write on a specific topic. It was a welcome revelation,...

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Hank Smith: How a Lesson from Thomas Edison Led Me to Deeper Happiness and Swimming in My Own Basement

by Hank Smith, excerpted from "Be Happy" | September 8, 2018 | Humor Fun Mormon Life

We’ve been taught that we all have spiritual gifts. I believe anyone can learn to have a more positive outl...

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The Real Reason We're Here on Earth

by Kristena Eden | August 21, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When discussing the purpose of life, we often hear the mantra “we are here to be tested,” but how many of u...

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LDS Psychologist: 3 Ways to Change Your Thinking and Increase Your Happiness

by Dr. David T. Morgan | Makes You Think

In my current employment responsibilities, I often meet with homeless individuals. Recently, I met with a m...

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"God Has Given Us a Chance to Reclaim Our Lives": Josh and Thamy Holt Share the Hope, Tender Mercies They Found in Venezuelan Prison

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"When you're going through a bad situation, open your mind and see those small and tender mercies because t...

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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" | 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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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 Psychologist: Changing Your View of Failure Will Increase Your Happiness

by Dr. David T. Morgan | Makes You Think

Recently, I was reminded of the struggles we all face when trying to complete tasks that seem too great for...