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Brad Wilcox: 8 Ways to Teach Kids the Atonement

by Brad Wilcox and Wendee Wilcox Rosborough | Makes You Think

Seek natural teaching moments. Along with formal lessons and talks, look for everyday opportunities. You ca...


One Huge Benefit for Missionaries who Pay for Their Own Missions

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Dallin Checketts began pushing a mower and sweating in the family lawn care business with his older brother...


How One Utah Hill Became a Temple--For a Day

by Salt Lake Tribune | Makes You Think

Ensign Peak's history as a temple is unusual because The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints normal...


How 'Important' Callings Really Stack up Against 'Small' Callings

by My Best LDS | Makes You Think

It’s a tragedy–what could have been, the part we could have played, the contributions we could have made to...


Fathers, You Can’t Afford a Stay-At-Home Mom

by We Are Glory | Makes You Think

I’ve had this thought in my head for a while now. I’ve been thinking that I can’t afford for my wife to be ...


11 Memes that Perfectly Summarize the General Women's Session

by LDS Living | Makes You Think

For more in-depth summaries of the first-ever general women's session of conference, including video footag...


Is Your Fear of 'Missing Out' Keeping You From Real Happiness?

by Millennial Mormons | Makes You Think

As someone who loves social media, I surprised myself when I decided to take a break from it for a while. I...


How We Sometimes Fail the Young Men in the Church

by I Go By Ari | Makes You Think

"None of them care if I'm not there." I've heard this phrase more Sunday mornings and more mutual Tuesdays ...


What Latter-day Saints Believe About Grace

by Various Authors | Makes You Think

Sheri Dew In her book, Amazed by Grace , Sheri Dew talks about the enabling power of grace and how we have ...


Do Pets and Other Animals Have Eternal Life?

by Mormon Soprano | Makes You Think

I’m always going to miss that sweet furry boy, and so many people understand and have felt that loss. It’s ...