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Found in the Footnotes: The Apostolic Discussion That Led to the Family Proclamation

by Lindsey Williams | February 14, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: Our weekly Friday column “ Found in the Footnotes ” explores some of the footnotes from rema...


Serving with Schizophrenia: Learning What It Means to Sacrifice a Widow's Mite

by Greyson Gurley | February 12, 2020 | Makes You Think

Oftentimes, it seems that those struggling with mental illnesses have a stigma around them when what they r...


Brad Wilcox: 5 Tips for Teaching About the Atonement

by Brad Wilcox | February 12, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: This week's  Come, Follow Me study includes 2 Nephi 9 which teaches about the Atonement...


What President Packer Had to Say About Profanity

by Boyd K. Packer, adapted from "In Wisdom & Order" | February 12, 2020 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A number of years ago I went with a brother to tow in a wrecked car. It was a single-car accident, and the ...


How the Church Anchored This Youth during His Return to Sports after Leg Amputation

by Lindsey Williams | February 11, 2020 | Makes You Think

Watching his son score 26 points during a basketball game, Matt Haley knew one thing—if he looked at his wi...


Found in the Footnotes: President Nelson's Insight about the Sacrament You May Have Missed

by Lindsey Williams | February 7, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's Note: Our weekly Friday column, “ Found in the Footnotes ,” explores some of the footnotes from re...


Why Didn’t Laman and Lemuel Just Go Back to Jerusalem and 2 Additional Questions from 2 Nephi 1–5

by Tammy Uzelac Hall | February 6, 2020 | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

Editor’s Note: Tammy Uzelac Hall is the host of LDS Living’s newest podcast, “ Sunday on Monday ,” a weekly...


President Russell M. Nelson: Three Ways to Find Peace in Christ

by Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "Accomplishing the Impossible: What God Does, What We Can Do" | February 5, 2020 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Peace can come to all who earnestly seek the Prince of Peace. His is the sweet and saving message our missi...


How a Lost Set of Scriptures Brought Two Sets of Brothers to Each Other and to the Gospel

by LDS Living Staff | February 4, 2020 | Makes You Think

On this week's episode of   This Is the Gospel , Mark is devastated when he loses his scriptures on hi...


A Personalized Role in the Restoration: Why We Are All Needed to Do His Work

by Greyson Gurley | February 3, 2020 | Makes You Think

Is the Restoration finished?  Sometimes it may seem like the Restoration of the gospel started and end...