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Proactive Parenting Builds Stronger Kids and Families

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Most parents say their children are their highest priority and that parenting is among the most important t...


5 Ways to Deal with Emotional Earthquakes

by Motherhood Matters | Opinions & Features

Maybe you’ve experienced a scenario like this before: After knocking yourself out to plan a special event f...


A Mother of One

by The Exponent | Opinions & Features

When I introduce my family at church, the wheels start turning in people’s heads. “Only one child . . . and...


Ravi Zacharias Discusses Purpose Behind Speaking at the Salt Lake Tabernacle

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In 2004, Ravi Zacharias became the first evangelical leader to deliver a major address from the Salt Lake T...


The Power of 'No'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

At the beginning of January, our family reviewed our goals from last year. The entire family burst out laug...


Euphemisms in Mormonism

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Mormons, I’ve come to believe, are masters of the euphemism. We have a gift for substituting agreeable word...


New Almanac Explores the World of Mormon Membership

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

David Stewart felt ill-equipped to preach his Mormon faith in recently opened Russia in 1992, when he arriv...


Advice: What Should I Do if My Fiance Treats his Mom Poorly?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I recently met the family of the guy I've been dating. We decided to work towards marriage so meeting them ...


How to Stop Hating Your Ward

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

This is a great goal. Here are some things I've tried in the past — some worked and some didn't: Participat...


The Myth Of Living “Real Life”

by Meridian Magazine | Opinions & Features

This time of year it is customary to think about how to become better than we already are. Why would we wan...