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8 gospel-centered tips for helping children cultivate righteous digital habits

by Amy Adams, Contributor | October 29, 2020 | Makes You Think

When my pre-teen son asked for a phone, I wondered if President David O. McKay had imagined the small devic...


10 profound blessings Latter-day Saints have been promised if they will forgive

by Emily Abel | October 27, 2020 | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

This story originally ran on  LDS Living  in July 2019.  The principle of forgiveness can be...


6 takeaways for our times from Mormon 1–6

by Lindsey Williams | October 27, 2020 | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

Editor's note: “ Resources to follow Him ” curates study resources, teachings, and thoughts...


The importance of names and how the name of the Church changed over time

by Jannalee Sandau | October 23, 2020 | Makes You Think

This article was originally shared on  LDS Living  in 2017 and has been updated to reflect additi...


Elder Uchtdorf says this hymn can serve as a theme for our times. Here’s how it opened my eyes

by Lindsey Williams | October 23, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: Our bi-weekly Friday column, “ Found in the footnotes ,” explores some of th...


BYU-Pathway Worldwide devotional shares exclusive look inside Salt Lake Temple renovation

by Morgan Jones | October 21, 2020 | Makes You Think

In a recent nine-minute video devotional, Sister Michelle D. Craig, First Counselor in the Young Women Gene...


The problem with how we perceive time and how it relates to the Second Coming

by Elder Gerald N. Lund, excerpted from “The Second Coming of the Lord” | October 21, 2020 | Makes You Think

Over and over the Lord has indicated that the time of the end is near and that the day of His coming will b...


‘Good inspiration is based upon good information’: 5 things I've learned by applying President Nelson's insight

by Emma Petty Addams, contributor | October 20, 2020 | Makes You Think

During the April 2018 general conference , President Russell M. Nelson shared a prophetic insight: “G...


How does serving a mission affect attitudes on global development? What one economist found

by Valerie Russell | October 20, 2020 | Makes You Think

Lee Crawfurd was watching The Book of Mormon musical when something clicked—the full-time missionary ...


New study proves President Nelson right: Home-centered worship is resulting in stronger family relationships and testimonies

by Julie H. Haupt and Kaylin Cash, Contributors | October 16, 2020 | Makes You Think

Those who pray and study scriptures at home report higher levels of happiness, meaning, and feelings of God...