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What Happened to the Mormon Movie Wave?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Heaven Is For Real,” the story of a child’s near-death experience, is the latest major motion picture that ...

Elder and Sister Bednar: How Do We Focus on Becoming Like Christ Despite Busy Lives?

by Deseret Book | News from Utah Makes You Think


Examining Equality, Women, and the Priesthood

by Kelsey Berteaux | Makes You Think

Recent LDS events in the news have focused on a small group of women who are challenging longstanding tradi...


Where is God in a Mother's Life?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

While walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon (who is called Peter) and Andrew his brothe...


What to do When the Heavens Withdraw

by Mormon Basics | Makes You Think

I was asked to write about the experience we all have on occasion, that of feeling like no matter how much ...


Safety Through Courage in the Church

by Segullah | Makes You Think

We are standing on the east end of Lake Wakatipu. The water shines a bright aqua blue in the light of Sabba...


I'm Happier When I Love Myself Less

by Seth Adam Smith Blog | Makes You Think

Throughout my life, I’ve sampled a number of junk-food philosophies—popular ideas that may look and taste g...


4 Emotional Support Tips for LDS Singles

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Whether by divorce, death of a spouse or never being married at all, there are challenges to being single. ...


Advice to My Prospective Missionary Self

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Don’t you love mission-call season? It’s that special time of year where nearly every Sunday, someone stand...


Social Media Approval Compared to God's Approval

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

I have to start by saying that I love Facebook, and Instagram, and in fact the act of “liking” others’ live...