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BYU-Pathway Worldwide devotional shares exclusive look inside Salt Lake Temple renovation

by Morgan Jones | Makes You Think

In a recent nine-minute video devotional, Sister Michelle D. Craig, First Counselor in the Young Women Gene...


The problem with how we perceive time and how it relates to the Second Coming

by Elder Gerald N. Lund, excerpted from “The Second Coming of the Lord” | Makes You Think

Over and over the Lord has indicated that the time of the end is near and that the day of His coming will b...


How does serving a mission affect attitudes on global development? What one economist found

by Valerie Russell | Makes You Think

Lee Crawfurd was watching The Book of Mormon musical when something clicked—the full-time missionary ...


‘Good inspiration is based upon good information’: 5 things I've learned by applying President Nelson's insight

by Emma Petty Addams, contributor | Makes You Think

During the April 2018 general conference , President Russell M. Nelson shared a prophetic insight: “G...


New study proves President Nelson right: Home-centered worship is resulting in stronger family relationships and testimonies

by Julie H. Haupt and Kaylin Cash, Contributors | Makes You Think

Those who pray and study scriptures at home report higher levels of happiness, meaning, and feelings of God...


We asked, you answered: What is your favorite thing about the gospel of Jesus Christ?

by Lindsey Williams | Makes You Think

Editor’s note: “ We asked, you answered ” highlights memorable responses to discussion qu...


‘That they all may be one’: Building bridges of understanding with persons of other faiths

by Robert L. Millet | Makes You Think

The Prophet Joseph Smith was a man possessed of great love toward those within the Church, as well as perso...


Doctrine and Covenants 76 as a poem and 4 other unique facts from the latest Joseph Smith Papers volume

by Jeffrey Mahas of The Joseph Smith Papers Project | Makes You Think

Documents, Volume 11 of The Joseph Smith Papers covers a dynamic period in Joseph Smith’s life. At th...


Latter-day Saint psychologist: Why I believe spirituality can help mental health

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

As a mental health professional whose desire is to help people with mental health concerns, I was dismayed ...


Ever wanted to attend the temple with a Hebrew expert? Ponder the symbolism with Donald W. Parry

by Valerie Russell | Makes You Think

Although there are current restrictions surrounding in-person temple worship , there is always more to lear...