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Why It Seems Like Sometimes Our Prayers Are Unheard or Unanswered

by Kathryn Jenkins Gordon, excerpted from "You are Loved" | October 23, 2017 | Makes You Think

The God to whom we pray can hear even the softest mewling of a newborn kitten, even the sound of an aspen l...

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What Happens to Loved Ones Who Die and What Is the Purpose of Death: 5 Comforting Insights from President Nelson

by Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "The Gateway We Call Death" | October 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

In his book   The Gateway We Call Death , President Russell M. Nelson shares profound insights about u...

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What the Hindu Belief of Brahman Taught Me About My Relationship with Christ

by Kaeley Scruggs | October 21, 2017 | Makes You Think

Hinduism is a vast and diverse religion. There are many sects and many nuances among the millions of adhere...

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Why Not Receiving an Answer to Your Prayers Is Actually a Proof of Miracles

by Shalissa Lindsay, excerpted from "Answers Will Come" | October 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from  Answers Will Come: Trusting the Lord in the Meantime. Not havin...

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Mormons Lend Meetinghouse to Jewish Congregation for One Year

by Deseret News | October 20, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When the Shir-Ha-Ma’alot Jewish congregation was in need of a place to worship, this LDS stake had the solu...

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The Powerful Metaphor That Taught Me to Trust My Savior No Matter What

by Emily Freeman, author of "Even This" | October 20, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We sit together on a black leather couch and I hold a bundle of white, wadded tissues in my lap. I have pou...

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Everything You Need to Know About an LDS Bishop

by Jason F. Wright | October 19, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

If you’re like me — a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — you have a bishop.  ...

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The Joseph Smith Papyri and Book of Abraham: 7 Things Every Mormon Should Know

by John Gee, excerpted from "An Introduction to the Book of Abraham" | October 19, 2017 | Makes You Think

When the Book of Abraham was first published to the world in 1842, it was published as “a translation of so...

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How President Johnson and President McKay's Close Friendship Fulfilled a 100-Year-Old Prophecy

by LDS Living Staff | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think

President Lyndon B. Johnson and President David O. McKay had one of the closest relationships between a Chu...

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President Packer's Uplifting, True Ghost Story That Teaches Us About the Next Life

by Boyd K. Packer, excerpted from "The Holy Temple" | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

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