Why God Calls His People "Strangers" (+ What It Has to Do with Covenants)

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | February 16, 2017 | Makes You Think

The children of Israel were long oppressed in Egypt as strangers (foreigners) in a strange land. Even their...


The Most Romantic Love Story in All of Scripture

by Meridian Magazine | February 14, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a beautiful way to think of this love story all Mormons know well . Isn’t it interesting that the firs...


Elder Renlund's Insights Will Completely Change How You Read One of the Most Popular Scriptures in the Church

by LDS Living Staff | February 9, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It's a scripture most missionaries know by heart. It's the scripture that led to the Restoration of th...


The Important 3-Letter Word in the Scriptures That Shows We Are Meant to Be Different

by | February 4, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Why are differences so crucial to all of us, both inside and outside of the Church? “In the beginning God c...


4 Symbols to Watch for the Next Time You're Outside a Temple

by Adapted from "Sacred Walls: Learning from Temple Symbols" by Gerald E. Hansen Jr. | January 31, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The symbols in the temple are left to our own interpretation, with help from the Spirit. But occasionally t...


5 Ways to Experience Peace Through the Word of God

by Angela D. Baxter | January 23, 2017 | Mormon Life

Peace can sometimes seem like an elusive concept. It’s easy to get caught up in the busyness of our day-to-...


Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 13: "This Generation Shall Have My Word Through You"

by Ted L. Gibbons | January 19, 2017 | Lesson Helps

Introduction: Amos wrote of a time when the world would experience a famine. “Behold, the days come, saith ...


101 Perfect Examples of Thanksgiving in the Scriptures

by | November 24, 2016 | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

Through 101 scriptures filled with thanksgiving, see how the scriptures teach of the Savior’s perfect examp...


What Do the Scriptures Say About Our Heavenly Mother?

by Meridian Magazine | November 17, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What part did our Heavenly Mother have in our creation? What relationship did She have with Adam and Eve? W...


Regardless of Who You Voted for: 5 Scriptures You Need to Read Following the Election

by Danielle B. Wagner | November 9, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I recently stumbled upon a scripture while scrolling through my newsfeed, of all places. Amidst the politic...