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Elder Holland Shares 8 Things to Remember During the Sacrament That Will Deepen Its Impact

by Jeffrey R. Holland, excerpted from "Trusting Jesus" | December 23, 2017 | Makes You Think

The following is an excerpt from Elder Jeffrey R. Holland's book Trusting Jesus . He offers eight things we...

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9 Things You Shouldn’t Say to a Depressed Loved One (and What to Say Instead)

by Juliet Miller | December 22, 2017 | Makes You Think

Anyone who has a loved one who struggles with depression probably knows the feeling of trying to help them&...

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President Nelson Shares Deep Insights into What Mormons Know About Angels

by President Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "Accomplishing the Impossible" | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The word angel is very meaningful. It comes to us from the Greek language. The Greek word, ΑΓΓΕΛΟΣ, means “...

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Why Did Alma Say Christ Would Be Born in Jerusalem? Surprising Evidence of the Book of Mormon

by Neal Rappleye | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of my favorite Christmas songs is “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” whose opening lines romantically captur...

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To Mormons, With Love from Your Non-LDS Neighbor

by Chrisy Ross | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think

We didn’t intend to be the only nonmembers in our ward. We knew we’d be in the religious minority when we m...

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Was Jesus Born in December After All? (What Prophets and Apostles Have Said)

by Jeffrey R. Chadwick, Adapted from "Dating the Birth of Christ" | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It's likely that you've heard at least once in your life that Jesus was born on April 6. But is that really...

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The Powerful Lesson I Learned from a Crashing Christmas Tree: No Thing Is Sacred

by Anne Maxson | December 20, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

If a Christmas tree falls and no one is at home, does it make a sound? In early December, we arrived home t...

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This Message from President Monson Will Warm Your Heart, Snow or No Snow

by LDS Living Staff | December 20, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As winter approaches and the weather turns chilly, this experience President Monson had on a cold, winter n...

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Why Is Jesus the "Beloved" If We Are All Children of God?

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | December 20, 2017 | Makes You Think

One of the titles for Jesus is “Beloved Son.” In the New Testament gospels, the only time the word "beloved...

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"How Could God Do This to Me?": How an Autistic Teen Who Couldn't Communicate for 15 Years Discovered God's Love and His Purpose

by Deseret News | December 19, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Church's #LightTheWorld video for December 19 shares the powerful story of Aaron Jepson. Recently,...