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After the Suicide of a Loved One: 5 Tips for Families & Ward Members

by | Makes You Think Mormon Life

During September, which was National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, the Church launched new resource s...


The Incredible Message of Hope One LDS Woman Received 10 Years After Her Sister's Suicide

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

On a summer morning 10 years ago, I woke up early, sick with worry. “Call Megan,” were the words spoken to ...


Church Launches New Web Page Aimed at Preventing Suicide

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Just in time for National Suicide Prevention Month, the Church has created a new web page aimed at supporti...


New Research Reveals: Women Who Go to Church Are Less Likely to Commit Suicide

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

A new study showed that weekly attendance at worship services may reduce the risk of suicide for women. Chu...


The Unbelievable Message God Spoke to Me When I Didn't Believe in Him

by | Makes You Think Mormon Life

After her mother's suicide, a young Albanian girl felt God couldn't exist. However, soon she learned this e...


One Thing in the Church That Saved Me from Suicide

by Elyse George | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Not only has this touching, life-changing truth pulled a Latter-day Saint from the brink of suicide, it has...


Viral, Touching Letter: To the Strangers in Whole Foods Who Surrounded Me After News of My Father’s Suicide

by The Mighty | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"No matter how many times my mind takes me back to that horrible life altering moment, it is not all darkne...


The Night Elizabeth Smart Unwittingly Saved a Life

by Jason F. Wright | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Two years ago on a cold blue night in Park City, Utah, Elizabeth Smart (Gilmour) saved a teen’s l...


Apostle Speaks About Increased Suicides Among LGBT Mormons for First Time

by KUTV | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, while giving a speech at Johns Hopkin's about religious freedom , someone from the audience asked...


LDS Church Leaders Mourn for LGBT Mormons Lost to Suicide

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The LDS Church responded Thursday to an unverified report about suicide deaths among Mormon LGBT people. "W...