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When Elder Holland Shared 4 Things Teachers in the Church Should Never Do

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 20, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With the recent changes to our meeting schedule announced in general conference, I've been thinking a lot a...

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5 Myths We Tell Ourselves About Teaching by the Spirit

by Gerald N. Lund, adapted from "In Tune: The Role of the Spirit in Teaching and Learning" | September 22, 2018 | Mormon Life

Statements about teaching by the Spirit have been made by various people. These illustrate that there are a...

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3 Dimensions of Sexual Wholeness Crucial for Teaching Children About Intimacy

by Laura M. Padilla-Walker, Ph.D., Dean M. Busby, Ph.D., Chelom E. Leavitt, Ph.D., Jason S. Carroll, Ph.D., excerpted from "A Better Way To Teach Kids About Sex" | September 13, 2018 | Mormon Life

One of the vital truths of the restored gospel is that “the spirit and the body are the soul of man” (D&...

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The Dangers of Using Metaphors When Teaching Youth About Sexuality (+ What We Can Do Instead)

by Laura M. Padilla-Walker, Dean M. Busby, Chelom E. Leavitt, & Jason S. Carroll, adapted from "A Better Way to Teach Kids About Sex" | July 27, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For several years now, we have collected hundreds of personal stories from young adults in the Church telli...

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5 Proverbs from Joseph Smith You've Never Heard Before

by Jay A. Parry & Larry E. Morris, excerpted from "The Mormon Book of Lists" | July 26, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

During his short life, the Prophet Joseph Smith shared many words of wisdom—some of which we still remember...

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Elder Bednar Shares the Tender Moment He Helped His Son Learn How to Give Priesthood Blessings

by Elder David A. Bednar, adapted from "Act in Doctrine" | July 14, 2018 | Makes You Think

One of our sons and I were assigned as home teaching companions. Together we taught a number of families, i...

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7 Things Jesus Did to Minister That We Can Do Too

by Mark D. Clayton | June 29, 2018 | Makes You Think

The phrases “teaching in the Savior's way ” and “ministering in the Savior's way ” have always confused me....

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"I Have a Hard Time Relating to Members of the Church": A Convert's Honest Thoughts on How to Make Our Wards More Inclusive

by Jimmy Birman | June 23, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I am a convert of the LDS Church for more than 18 years now. After marrying my wife, who is a convert as we...

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5 Ways to Spice Up Your Sunday School Lessons

by Alexandra Mortenson | Lesson Helps

There’s no denying it: treats are great for capturing the attention of wiggly children or fidgeting, drowsy...

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To Fourth Sunday Teachers: 4 Ideas for Teaching the Same Topic Each Month

by Alexandra Mortenson | Lesson Helps

Fourth Sunday Relief Society and Priesthood teachers have a fascinating new task presented to them this yea...