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Missionary Dilemma: Should I Hide My Cutting Scars for My Mission?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Dear Angela, One of my arms is covered with self-harm scars. I usually use this cream/makeup that helps ble...


Being a Mormon Misfit

by All Our Lemmony Things | Opinions & Features

When I went to school in Idaho I loved a certain spot in the Rexburg temple in the waiting area of the bapt...


Recognizing the Peace and Empowerment from Priesthood Blessings

by Mormon Women | Opinions & Features

I remember the first time someone in my family received the Priesthood. I was 14 and my younger brother was...


Hope and Healing after Divorce

by LDS.org | Opinions & Features What We Believe

At age 25, I was divorced. How would I heal from the pain? When I first met Andy (name has been changed), I...


Are You Lucky?

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Best of LDS Blogs Opinions & Features

I spent nearly half of my mission service training new missionaries. This allowed time for a lot of extra s...


Mormon Review of New 'Son of God' Movie

by Mormon Movie Guy | Arts & Entertainment Opinions & Features

Adapted from The Bible, The History Channel’s hit miniseries from 2013 (buy it here), Son of God stands wel...


All the Single Ladies

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Opinions & Features

Like many, I enjoyed the depiction of sister missionaries and the discussion about expanding roles for Morm...


Don't Let Satan Steal Your Motherhood

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It is there, and it creeps up like a silent killer. Maybe it is the wet underwear that you found floating i...


Mormon Man Helped Rescue 'Lone Survivor'

by Arizona Mormon News | Opinions & Features

Lone Survivor. Maybe you read the book. Maybe you saw the movie. But Jeff Peterson of the Tucson West Stake...


11 RM Messages for Newly Called Missionaries

by LDS Smile | Opinions & Features

If you could say anything to a pre-missionary called to your mission, what would you say? Here are 11 retur...