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How a gospel podcast changed my perspective on dating during 2020

by Emily Abel | August 25, 2020

When I tuned in to an episode of the Sunday on Monday podcast, the last thing I was expecting to hear was d...


A love beyond borders: The touching story of how a Latter-day Saint Australian ballet dancer fell in love and then proposed on national TV

by Emily Abel | August 22, 2020 | Fun

Kirstie Stevens of Queensland, Australia, had perhaps the best surprise of her life when her boyfriend, Jak...


‘Together we will overcome this difficult time’: President Nelson and other Church leaders reflect on the past to find hope for the future

by Emily Abel | August 21, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: " This week from the pulpit " highlights recent messages by General Authoritie...


'We didn't think we'd ever see them again': After 15 years, missionaries and mission presidents reconnect in miraculous Zoom reunion

by Emily Abel | August 20, 2020 | Makes You Think

Walking away from my mission president in the Richmond, Virginia, airport was a tearful experience. I had c...


5 quotes from 'Jesus the Christ' every Latter-day Saint should know

by Emily Abel | August 19, 2020 | Makes You Think

This article originally ran on  LDS Living in August 2019.  Jesus the Christ   is one of the...


Did you know the Tabernacle Choir has an app? Here’s what you can now find on it

by Emily Abel | August 17, 2020 | Fun

The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square has made accessing gospel music even easier. A free mob...


A month after saving his sister from a charging dog, this viral 6-year-old calls for heroes in touching video

by Emily Abel | August 14, 2020 | Makes You Think

Last month, millions of hearts were touched when 6-year-old Bridger Walker shielded his little sister from ...


Questions from Elders Uchtdorf and Renlund: Do you hear the Savior’s gentle call? Do your spiritual receptors need healing?

by Emily Abel | August 14, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: " This week from the pulpit " highlights recent messages by General Authorities, General Off...


How serving missions as young adults prepared these female General Presidency members to lead

by Emily Abel | August 11, 2020 | Makes You Think

Women in the General Presidencies are missionaries in many ways, from speaking in general conference to hum...


BYU Education Week to be held online in October

by Emily Abel | August 10, 2020

The annual BYU Education Week, originally scheduled to begin on Brigham Young University campus on August 1...