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After losing her daughter, how helping thousands with leprosy in India led this mother to healing

by LDS Living | February 4, 2021 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In this week's episode of   This Is is the Gospel ,  Becky endures soul-rending pain after lo...


Why a lack of clarity can actually be a good thing and bring you closer to God

by Jacob Z. Hess, Carrie L. Skarda, Kyle D. Anderson, and Ty R. Mansfield; excerpted from “The Power of Stillness” | February 2, 2021 | Makes You Think

Latter-day Saints recognize that, rather than an aberration in God’s plan, lack of knowing  is a...


What Sister Craig reminded me about why kindness shouldn’t always be random

by Lindsey Williams | January 29, 2021 | Makes You Think

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


‘I have not lost him’: President Jones talks about her late son’s battle with cancer on new podcast episode

by Lindsey Williams | January 28, 2021 | Makes You Think

The day before President Joy D. Jones spoke in the women’s session of the October 2017 general confer...


What led this woman to see her true worth after enduring severe bullying her entire childhood

by LDS Living | January 28, 2021 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In this week's episode of This Is the Gospel , Wendy shares that she was always painfully aware that sh...


Watch: Poker led him to a meth addiction. Here’s how prayer led him to hope

by Lindsey Williams | January 22, 2021 | Makes You Think

It started out with some poker home games, and on occasion, visiting a casino to play. Then one night his f...


Elder Rasband explains the peace that comes from an eternal perspective

by Elder Ronald A. Rasband, adapted from "Be Not Troubled" | January 20, 2021 | Makes You Think

This excerpt adapted from  Be Not Troubled originally appeared in the  January/February issue of&...


‘Never alone’: The unforgettable lesson of faith I learned in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s home

by Danielle Christensen | January 18, 2021 | Makes You Think

This article originally ran on  LDS Living in January 2020.  It’s a sweltering early-autumn...


The doors we walk through (A reflection on 2020)

by Emily Abel | January 11, 2021 | Makes You Think

We saw a lot of doors close in 2020—the doors to our homes, our churches, our schools. And as the mon...


Her ancestors experienced a miracle during the Spanish flu pandemic, and finding their story was her miracle

by LDS Living Staff | January 6, 2021 | Makes You Think

Many Latter-day Saints attend the temple to find reprieve from the fear and anxiety life can sometimes brin...