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What this gay man learned about himself from the Architect of his soul

by Charlie Bird, excerpted from "Without the Mask" | August 12, 2020 | Makes You Think

The August pick for  LDS Living Book Club is  Without the Mask by Charlie Bird. Follow the LDS Li...


How serving missions as young adults prepared these female General Presidency members to lead

by Emily Abel | August 11, 2020 | Makes You Think

Women in the General Presidencies are missionaries in many ways, from speaking in general conference to hum...


President Nelson and Elder Holland open up about what they’ve felt and learned as the pandemic continues

by Emily Abel | August 7, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: " This Week from the Pulpit " highlights recent messages by General Authorities, General Off...


Tad R. Callister on the key to avoiding Pharisaic parenting

by Jannalee Sandau | August 6, 2020 | Makes You Think

If you have read or had a lesson on the New Testament, chances are you encountered something related to the...


A nighttime visit from a spirit: An uplifting story from President Packer

by President Boyd K. Packer, excerpted from "The Holy Temple" | August 3, 2020 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following excerpt from  The Holy Temple originally ran on  LDS Living  in October 2016.&...


Feel like you should be journaling during this historic time but don’t know where to start? 16 creative prompts to help

by Emily Abel | July 31, 2020 | Makes You Think

Most people would agree that journaling is important, especially during such a unique time in history, but ...


How Latter-day Saints #HearHim and what President Cordon learned from a surprise in the Salt Lake Temple time capsule

by Emily Abel | July 31, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: " This week from the pulpit " highlights recent messages by General Authorities and General ...


Neylan McBaine: How polygamy was a 'bargaining chip' and other little-told stories about Utah women gaining the right to vote

by LDS Living | July 29, 2020 | Makes You Think

This story originally ran in the   July/August 2020 issue of LDS Living .    Neylan McBaine ...


These 2 Filipino couples postponed their weddings until temples reopened. Here’s what they learned while waiting to wed

by Emily Abel | July 28, 2020 | Makes You Think

The pandemic caused many couples to confront an issue: what to do with their upcoming wedding date. Some de...


‘He was born to play this role’: Director of ‘The Chosen’ discusses the process of casting the role of the Savior

by LDS Living | July 25, 2020 | Makes You Think

The Chosen is the first multi-series TV show about the life of Christ. Bible stories are portrayed through ...