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Why BYU professor Anthony Sweat paints little-seen moments from Church history and what he wishes people better understood about them

by LDS Living Staff | November 25, 2020 | Makes You Think

Anthony Sweat isn’t just a BYU religion professor and an author; he is also a talented artist. We rec...


4 scripture passages and questions to spur discussion in this week’s ‘Come, Follow Me’

by Lindsey Williams | November 24, 2020 | Makes You Think Lesson Helps

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


Latter-day Saint psychologist: Tips to reduce anxiety—3 things to consider

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | November 24, 2020 | Makes You Think

Not long ago, I was at Walt Disney World with family. We were in line for one of the more intense attractio...


8 quotes from President Nelson on gratitude

by LDS Living Staff | November 21, 2020 | Makes You Think

On Friday, November 20, President Russell M. Nelson shared a video message with the world explaining, &ldqu...


How donating 2 million pounds of potatoes led to the conversion of a woman in Kenya

by LDS Living | November 19, 2020 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

On this week’s episode of  This is the Gospel , Ryan Cranney of Cranney Farms shares how one dec...


Unpacking the proclamations: What they are, where they came from, and how they have evolved

by Brandon J. Metcalf | November 18, 2020 | Makes You Think

This article originally appeared in the November/December 2020 issue of  LDS Living  magazine. Fr...


How much do we know about the spirit world? This BYU Education Week presenter shares what prophets, scriptures have taught

by Danielle Christensen | November 17, 2020 | Makes You Think

Note: Education Week was presented in a special online format this year, meaning that anyone can purchase a...


How witnessing 2 neighborhood tragedies led this man to connect with others through bread

by LDS Living Staff | November 12, 2020 | Makes You Think

In this week's episode of This Is the Gospel , three storytellers share what the gospel of Jesus Christ...


‘Gold missionaries’ and 4 other things you might not have known about early missionary work

by Jannalee Sandau | November 12, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: “ Scenes from Saints ” is a series of articles highlighting interesting fact...


The ‘crowning jewel’: Lesser-known stories behind the building of the Las Vegas temple

by Fred E. Woods | November 11, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: This article appears in the November/December 2020 issue of  LDS Living  magaz...