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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...


I Choose to Believe

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Makes You Think

Some choose to believe that this world is all there is – that it happened by some fluke, a coincidence. Som...


Small Steps in the Right Direction

by LDS Smile | Makes You Think

There’s a quote going around the internet that goes something along the lines of “Never allow yourself to b...


Looking Forward to Resurrection Morning

by Segullah | Makes You Think Mormon Life

During the four years I lived in Wisconsin, I had a lot of trouble staying awake past 7 pm. I was moody and...


Preaching the Gospel with More than Words

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

President Spencer W. Kimball’s remarks on “The Gospel Vision of the Arts” thrilled many members of The Chur...