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Timeline: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 2012

by Kate Ensign-Lewis (Graphic by Kaela Worthen Gardner) | LDS Living Blog LDS Life Hot Topics

Check out more information on big events of the LDS Church and its people in 2012: January 16, 2012 Jon Hun...


Miscarriage: How to Heal and How to Help

by Rachelle J. Christensen | Hot Topics Tips

When I discovered I was pregnant with my first baby, each day was filled with joyful planning of the day wh...


Especially for Latter-day Saint Missionaries: How to Transition to Post-Mission Life

by Sunny McClellan Morton

Every month, about 2,800 LDS missionaries come home. The returning missionary or couple appears at the airp...


The Midsingles Phenomenon in the LDS Church

by Cathy Geigle | Hot Topics

This article is an excerpt from our magazine. To get the full story, subscribe to our magazine or purchase ...


{LDSL Blog} Talking About Same-sex Attraction

by Jamie Lawson | LDS Living Blog

The decision to publish an article about same-sex attraction in LDS Living was not made lightly. To be...


Living with Same-sex Attraction: Our Story

by Ty and Danielle Mansfield | Hot Topics

Editor's note:    Same-sex attraction is a sensitive and complex issue. We feel it is important t...


{Poll} Plastic Surgery

by Jamie Lawson | Hot Topics Polls

I remember the first time someone I knew chose to get plastic surgery.  My good friend often complaine...


Fighting the Battle Against Pornography

by Briana Stewart | Hot Topics Tips

Pornography is an issue that’s been swept under the rug for years. But it’s 2012, and we’re running out of ...


{Lifestyle} Advice You'd Give Your 21-year-old Self

by LDS Living | Lifestyle

Baking soda is one of the best cleaning substances in existence. Don't waste so much time playing instead o...

Opinion: Why schools need our kids

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Years ago, I had a dream, back when I was debating whether to send my oldest son, Jackson, to a public scho...