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Psychologist Answers Why God Allows Bad Things to Happen to Good People

by David T. Morgan, excerpted from "My God Hath Been My Support" | October 4, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We all have bad days. I’m not just talking about days when your favorite sports team loses or when the kids...

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How Motherhood and the Atonement Helped Me Overcome Anorexia

by Darcy Doxey | September 29, 2018 | Mormon Life

Growing up, I was never what you would call petite. I was usually taller than everyone, including the boys,...

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President Russell M. Nelson: When Overcoming Temptation Seems Impossible

by Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "Accomplishing the Impossible: What God Does, What We Can Do" | September 1, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In this world, each day is a day of decision. President Thomas S. Monson has taught us that “decisions dete...

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When You're in the Thick of Trials: 3 Tips to Help You Get Through

by Emily Belle Freeman, adapted from "Making it Through the Middle" | August 3, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Have you ever noticed that when people talk about their trials in a public setting, they tend to focus on w...

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FHE Lessons on "Trek": Coping with Tragedy Through the Atonement

by Alan Peterson | July 20, 2018 | Lesson Helps

This month's edition of weekly FHE lessons is based on the new family movie  Trek , which follows a yo...

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FHE Lessons on "Trek": Overcoming Fear and Trusting the Savior

by Alan Peterson | July 6, 2018 | Lesson Helps

This month's edition of weekly FHE lessons is based on the new family movie Trek , which follows a young Mo...

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3 Things to Remember When God's Love Feels Far Away

by Kathryn Jenkins Gordon, adapted from "You Are Loved" | July 5, 2018 | Makes You Think

Maybe you feel your prayers aren’t being answered—or even heard. Perhaps you feel you have strayed beyond t...

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How to Conquer Your "Favorite Sins" For Good

by Robert Reynolds | July 5, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We each have our own “favorite sins” that, for some reason, we can’t seem to shake. So when we lose hope an...

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Gerald N. Lund: What 4 Mission Miracles Taught Me About Trials of Our Faith

by Gerald N. Lund, "Divine Signatures" | May 30, 2018 | Mormon Life

While touring the Switzerland Geneva Mission in December 2003, my wife and I had an interesting experience....

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LDS Quadriplegic Dad Bikes 1K Miles to Provide Wheelchairs for Others + How It Deepened His Family's Faith

by Lucy Stevenson | May 29, 2018 | Mormon Life

The Ogden family of Meridian, Idaho, knows what it means to roll forward with faith. From following a promp...