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On Choice & Homosexual Feelings: My Experience As an Active Gay Mormon

by Millennial Mormons | Mormon Life

Nearly every time I tell someone that I am an active gay Mormon, they hug me. Something about my declaratio...

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What My Doubt and Eventual Agnosticism Taught Me About God

by Whatsoever Is Good | Makes You Think

The doubt that had eaten at me for years was finally overtaking me. My belief in God was dwindling. The mor...

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The Truth Behind the Saying 'I'm Not Judging, But...'

by In the Head of Al | Makes You Think

Saying "I'm not judging, but..." IS judging and is SO hurtful and destructive to even the "strongest" of pe...

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A Case For Conformity in the Church

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Makes You Think

When I was a young missionary at the MTC, I was bothered by the idea that we were all expected to look the ...

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You're Not More of a 'Real' Mom Because Your House Is Messy

by Your Tango | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Get me off this merry-go-round of comparisons STAT. I’ve been seeing a ton of articles about "real life" an...

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3 Latter-day Tips for Fighting Loneliness

by Mormon Hub | Makes You Think

I’ve approached overcoming loneliness a couple of different ways. The “wallowing in loneliness” and “wonder...

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13 Ways You Might Be Ruining Your Relationship with Your Teenager

by The Mid | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One evening my sons came home with the same exclamation, "It's amazing how many kids hate their parents!" W...

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A Good Reason Why the Church Has More Missionaries, But Not More Baptisms

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The LDS Church has 15 million members around the world. By comparison, there are 1.2 billion Catholics, acc...

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Are Church Youth Dances Outdated?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When I wrote a column for the Deseret News titled “Why aren’t our kids going to church dances?” I received ...

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3 Things to Think About During the Sacrament to Make Your Experience More Holy

by The Mormon Nerd | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What do I think about during the sacrament? Over the years here are a few of the things I have thought and ...