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"It's Because You're Black": Church Article Challenges Our Assumptions, Helps Us Look Forward with Faith

by LDS.org | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a powerful testimony from this Latter-day Saint and a fellow sister in the Church: "My faith is in God...

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The Man Who Was Ordained an Apostle at 11 Years Old (+ Other Church Leaders Called at Young Ages)

by Yvonne Liu | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think

In the early days of the Church, it was common for members to be called to serve at young ages. For example...

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How to Choose Between Good and Good—And Be Confident in Your Choice

by Michelle Wilson, adapted from "Does This Insecurity Make Me Look Fat?" | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think

When I was 17, I found my first job at an ice cream parlor, and I loved it. The employees got to eat as muc...

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A Hebrew Translation from President Nelson and Insights About Adam and Eve That Will Deepen Your Understanding of the Atonement

by LDS Living Staff | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As President Russell M. Nelson taught in October 1996 general conference: "Rich meaning is found in study o...

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Elder Holland Shares Heartbreaking Letter from Gay Mormon + How We Can Show Love, Empathy to All

by LDS.org | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"To me, when you strive to lighten another’s burdens, you are truly angels of mercy in the most literal sen...

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5 Things Every Mormon Should Know About Mother Eve

by Beverly Campbell, adapted from "Eve and the Choice Made in Eden" | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Is the way that women evaluate their own worth still affected by the biblical story of Mother Eve? In much ...

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The Incredible Story Behind This Photo of President Nelson and What It Teaches Us About Faith

by LDS.org | May 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Church members John Rey and Mara Bautista were visiting the BYU Jerusalem Center for President Nelson's glo...

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What the Church Has Said About Myths, False Doctrines Surrounding Race and the Priesthood

by LDS.org | May 5, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With the unprecedented LDS Church celebration "Be One" set for June 1 to commemorate the priesthood revelat...

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When Parley P. Pratt Outwitted a Policeman and His Police Dog

by Parley P. Pratt, as Told in "Pure Love: Readings on Sixteen Enduring Virtues" by Marilyn Arnold | May 5, 2018 | Humor Makes You Think

Parley P. Pratt seems to have been endowed with a healthy portion of spunk, humor, and hopefulnes—even down...

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Heavenly Father Doesn't Expect You to Be the Perfect Mom + How You Can Create Moments of Perfection with Your Kids

by Michelle Wilson, adapted from "A Perfectly Imperfect Mom" | May 5, 2018 | Makes You Think

A mother truly is a many splendored thing. She is a nurse, counselor, cook, maid, chauffeur, comedian, magi...