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Why Some Mormons in Jacksonville Wore Jeans and T-shirts to Church

by Deseret News | September 18, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“If God hadn’t answered my prayers, I don’t know what I would have done,” Kay Wheeler said, watching t...

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Elder Cook Shares One Dangerous Misconception About Perfection Mormons Need to Stop, Now

by LDS Living Staff | September 18, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Comparing ourselves to others is easy. It's easy to augment our own faults when we idealize the strengths o...

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Why Hank Smith "Went a Little Crazy on Twitter" with 5 Powerful Posts All Members Need to Read

by Katie Lambert | September 18, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Despite many people, including Elder Jeffrey R. Holland ,  BYU quarterback Tanner Mangum ,  Unive...

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A New Twist on a Familiar Scripture That Taught Me It's Okay to Question and Still Build a Testimony

by Kaeley Scruggs | September 16, 2017 | Makes You Think

My whole life, I’ve heard D&C 18:10-16 in relation to missionary work. “And if it so be that you should...

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4 Lessons of Hope I Learned from My Sister's Suicide

by Ganel-Lyn Condie | September 16, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we wanted to highlight this powerful story from LDS author...

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Mormon Creates LDS Temples on “Minecraft” to Showcase Their Beauty in a Whole New Way

by Katie Lambert | September 16, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Justin Tate is taking "I love to see the temple" to a whole new level. On his Facebook page, Mormon Minecra...

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President Spencer W. Kimball Explains What We Know About Life on Other Worlds

by President Spencer W. Kimball, excerpted from "Faith Preceeds the Miracle" | September 15, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

An article by a German astronomer reports that radio astronomers today discuss as a distinct possibility in...

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What Was the Council of Fifty? 5 Things Mormons Need to Know

by LDS Living Staff, adapted from "The Council of Fifty: What the Records Reveal about Mormon History" | September 15, 2017 | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

Historians have long known of the existence of the Council of Fifty and the minutes of its meetings. Until ...

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7 Books That Will Help You Better Understand the Temple

by LDS Living Staff | September 14, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

House of Glory: Finding Personal Meaning in the Temple by S. Michael Wilcox In this book full of insight an...

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What My Muslim Friends Taught Me About Prayer: Surprising Insights from a Mormon

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | September 14, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I’ve spent a lot of time in the Middle East. The Middle East is one of the most fascinating though deeply m...