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One Phrase LDS Scripture Adds to the Fall That Changes Our Entire Understanding of Adam and Eve

by By Daniel K Judd, excerpted from “Pearl of Great Price Reference Companion,” edited by Dennis L. Largey | January 6, 2018 | Makes You Think

The Fall occurred as Adam and Eve partook of the fruit of the “tree of the knowledge of good and evil” (Mos...

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Why Being LDS Is Worth the Sacrifice: One Convert's Remarkable Story, Message About Miracles

by Alexandria Poteet | January 6, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

At 13 years old I remember sitting in Sunday School with the girls and boys my age. I was in Glendale, Ariz...

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Why Does God Sometimes Allow His Saints to Be Martyred

by Book of Mormon Central | January 6, 2018 | Makes You Think

This article is republished with permission from Book of Mormon Central. For more inspiring and instructive...

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How to Pray in a Way God Can Answer

by LDS.org | January 6, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Maybe our prayers are not being answered not because of our lack of faith or lack of searching. Maybe they ...

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When God Doesn't Give Clear Answers to Prayers: One Analogy That Might Change How You See Personal Revelation

by John Hilton II and Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "52 Life-Changing Questions from the Book of Mormon" | January 5, 2018 | Makes You Think

After Nephi had experienced his great vision of the tree of life and the ministry of Jesus Christ, his olde...

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The Real Name of Liberty Jail + 4 More Fascinating Things You Didn't Know About This Iconic Prison

by LDS Perspectives | January 4, 2018 | Makes You Think

LDS Perspectives recently interviewed David W. Grua, a historian and documentary editor with the Joseph Smi...

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What One Author Learned Writing President Monson's Biography (+ How He Changed Her Life and Others)

by Heidi Swinton, author of "To the Rescue: The Biography of Thomas S. Monson" | January 4, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I was in England when President Monson called me on the phone and asked me to write his biography. It was J...

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What Hearing My Deceased Mother's Voice Taught Me About Angels

by Meridian Magazine | January 2, 2018 | Makes You Think

What a powerful witness of angels in our lives from Catherine Keddington Arveseth. I put the last of m...

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How I Lost 40 Pounds Living the Word of Wisdom

by Jenny Spencer | January 2, 2018 | Makes You Think

Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Jenny. And I’m a choco-holic. I come from a very long line of Morm...

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How God Not Answering My Prayer Strengthened My Relationship with Him

by Wendy Ulrich, excerpted from "Let God Love You" | January 1, 2018 | Makes You Think

When I was about five years old, someone gave me a small, iridescent butterfly pin with hinged wings that f...