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"Can Plants Go to Heaven?" What a Daughter's Question Teaches About Revelation

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | September 10, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following has been republished with permission from taylorhalverson.com . This weekend I was driving my...

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13 More Simple Explanations to Help You Answer Frequently Asked Questions About the Church

by Jon Cooper | Mormon Life

There are so many Church doctrines and gospel principles that giving you only 14 explanations didn't cover ...

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14 Simple Explanations to Help You Answer Frequently Asked Questions About the Church

by Jon Cooper | Mormon Life

How do we explain Church doctrine and gospel principles to our friends and neighbors who are not Latter-day...

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How I Discovered That Every Book of Mormon Story Has the Same Main Character (+ How It Saved My Faith)

by Shalissa Lindsay, adapted from "Answers Will Come" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

While considering serving a mission as a young adult, I enrolled in a BYU class called Mormon Issues. I tho...

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3 Ways to Create Powerful Missionary Moments Without Making It Feel Forced

by Clayton M. Christensen, adapted from "The Power of Everyday Missionaries" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

How can we better share our religion without making the conversation feel forced? What should we be sharing...

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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" | 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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From Armageddon to Adam and Eve: 5 Little-Known Answers to Old Testament Questions

by Susan Easton Black, excerpted from "400 Questions & Answers about the Old Testament" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Ever wonder why Samson grew his hair out or what the Ark of the Covenant looked like? If you're like most p...

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4 Parables from President Packer That Help Answer Tough Questions About Mormon Beliefs

by Boyd K. Packer, excerpted from "Memorable Stories and Parables" | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

Although we all miss Elder Boyd K. Packer, his humor and wisdom live on in the many stories and parables he...

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Former Mormons Give Powerful Responses About the Church Doctrine That Means the Most to Them

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A question posed on Twitter to Mormons and former Mormons is making its rounds in both communities and...

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What You Need to Know About the LDS Church's Recent Changes for Venture and Varsity Scouting Programs

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Mormon Life

With the decision for the Church to drop Scouting programs for boys ages 14–18, some may have questions abo...