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5 Things That Helped Me Overcome the Death of a Loved One

by Aggieland Mormons | Makes You Think

In preparing to write this post, I reflected on the week of my father's passing and things I have done sinc...


How Returning Early Ultimately Made My Missionary Son Stronger

by LDS Missionaries | Makes You Think

My son reported to his mission Aug 2013. Six months later, in March 2014 he was sent home the week after hi...


Message to My Kids: Mom Comes First

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

This won't come as a surprise to my kids, but now they have it in writing. In fact, next time it comes up, ...


Recognizing Answers To Prayer

by LDS Alive in Christ | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The purpose of prayer is to access things of the spirit. We are repeatedly taught in the scripture that the...


Family History and Freeing Spiritual Prisoners

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | News from Utah Makes You Think

I had the privilege of speaking in Sacrament meeting today on the topic of Family History. It appeared that...


Why You Should Blog About Your Beliefs

by I Go By Ari | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The only thing that stops everyone from doing anything is fear. But let me echo what the Savior says; fear ...


3 Ways Satan Deceives Us--and How to Avoid Them

by Nayda Easley | Makes You Think

March of 1945, nearing the end of WWII, the Americans were preparing to cross the Rhine River into Germany’...


5 Questions to Get the Most from Any Sunday School Lesson

by Sarah Allen | Makes You Think Mormon Life Lesson Helps

Let’s be honest. Not all Sunday School lessons are created equal. Some are thought-provoking and stay with ...


3 Biblical Love Stories that will Strengthen Your Marriage

by Women in the Scriptures | Makes You Think

My wonderful, amazing, beautiful little sister got married just before Thanksgiving. It was incredible to w...


Changing the Way You See the World

by The Mormon Nerd | Makes You Think

We get stuck seeing the world a certain way. We all have our blinders on. We all see the world through a ce...