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5 Things Your Sons and Daughters Should Understand About the Aaronic Priesthood Before They Turn 12

by Mark A. Mathews | April 18, 2018 | Makes You Think

Do you know a young Latter-day Saint who will soon be turning 12? Meridian Magazine shares five things ever...

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Preventing Youth Suicide in Our Wards and Families (+ Valuable Resources)

by Debra Coe | March 31, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The suicide rate among youth in the U.S. continues to rise—especially in Utah. How can we protect the youth...

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What I Learned When a Boy Called My 8-Year-Old Daughter "Sexy" (+8 Ways to Help Your Children Love Their Bodies)

by Rachelle J. Christensen | March 28, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In this time when our bodies are portrayed as imperfect and unworthy, learn how you can help your daughters...

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Why It's a Myth That Mormons Have a Monopoly on Truth and Salvation

by Terryl and Fiona Givens, excerpted from "The Crucible of Doubt" | March 7, 2018 | Makes You Think

The language of Mormon culture, like that of most other cultures, is fraught with contradictions. All faith...

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LDS Shooting Victim Shares Message to Church Youth: "Tell Them That I'm Going to Be Ok"

by LDS Living | February 23, 2018 | Makes You Think

Elder Stevenson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shared a touching post on Facebook today about his vis...

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What You Need to Know for Planning the New Temple and Priesthood Preparation Meeting for Youth

by Deseret News | January 25, 2018 | Mormon Life

The rising generation is coming “to this earth with important responsibilities and great spiritual capaciti...

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How Silence Made Saying My Prayers More Meaningful

by Adam Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | January 11, 2018 | Makes You Think

In prayer, you can practice remembering God in one of two ways. You can practice by remembering what you we...

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How LDS Youth in Florida Did 2,876 Baptisms in 24 Hours

by Deseret News | December 5, 2017 | Mormon Life

“It was a great honor to perform ordinances that will help others be able to return and live with their Hea...

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6 Ways to Help Your Kids Prepare for Their Patriarchal Blessing Now

by Jenny Spencer | November 25, 2017 | Mormon Life

All baptized and worthy members of the Church can and should receive a patriarchal blessing. But often the ...

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Watch: Powerful New Church Video "Am I Enough?"

by LDS Living Staff | November 15, 2017 | From the Church Videos

We all wonder at times whether we are "good enough," and it can be difficult to remember our worth  wh...