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A Deeper Look at What 'Repentance' Really Means

by Millennial Star | Opinions & Features

The other day, as the missionaries visited us, we discussed repentance. My daughter and I both thought of o...


3 Kinds of Testimony: Hoping, Believing, & Knowing

by LDS Alive in Christ | Opinions & Features

“The mystery of Godliness, how great it is” (D&C 19:10). This verse of scripture infers that the ration...


How Satan Parodies Jesus's Role as 'The Great Physician'

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Opinions & Features

About a year ago, I was talking with my friend Mike in the front seat of his car. He is the type of friend ...


The Powerful 6-Word Lesson You Might Have Missed in the Parable of the Prodigal Son

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

The Savior included this brief yet timelessly important phrase in His Parable of the Prodigal Son: “And whe...


Choosing Missions Over Graduation Ceremonies

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Taylor Hart’s high-school yearbook will likely have a few more blank pages than those of his classmates. Th...


Women and the Priesthood in Mormon Theology

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We are in Bali, Indonesia, as we write this column, and while we love so many things about Bali, parts of i...


3 Tips for Missionaries Preparing to Serve

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson announced the new age requirements for missionaries, we were ver...


How Can I Make it Onto a "100 Coolest" List?

by Utah Valley 360 | Opinions & Features

How do people get to be so awesome? Recently I read an article about the 100 coolest Mormon women alive tod...


Do I Have to Go to the Ward Party?

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Opinions & Features

Admit it. You have asked that same question – or at least a variation. Maybe you had one of those weeks: Mo...


LDS Scottish Teen Shares Faith Through Music

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment Opinions & Features

In the year since 18-year-old Scottish musician Benjamin Hunter auditioned for the Mormon British Pageant, ...