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My 7-year-old: Preparing My Child for Baptism

by Mormon Mommy Blogs | Opinions & Features

I love my children so much. I think most parents would say that about their children. I think about the sim...


Food Storage Essentials: What About Storing Chocolate?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Someone with a sense of humor once asked, “Can’t Oreos count as a grain? Isn’t chocolate a legume?” Chocola...


Guilt, Pain, Help & Hope — When Mormon Missionaries Come Home Early

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

It’s what fellow Mormons didn’t say that Ryan Freeman found most unnerving. Freeman had left for his two-ye...


Keeping The Faith: Janet Eyring Lost then Found

by FAIR Blog | Opinions & Features

We sit down with Janet Eyring. She tells her story of being a seeker, losing faith and leaving the Church, ...


'The Little Lord Jesus, No Crying He Makes'--Not Quite

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The first verse of the popular late-19th-century Christmas carol “Away in a Manger” (often mistakenly attri...


Book of Mormon Is Like a Blog? What It Can Teach About Blogging the Gospel

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In 1991, Elder Robert E. Wells, then a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy, related personal insight ...


Making the Most of Your Missionary's Christmas Phone Call

by Mission Home | Opinions & Features

In our home Christmas Day is full of tradition and magical moments we look forward to ––Santa, presents, br...


Christmas Memory from YW Gen. Counselor - Singing in My Methodist Choir

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

When I was 13 years old I joined the youth choir of our small Methodist church. That very year the ambitiou...


Bestselling Author Shares 5 Lessons He Hopes His 18-year-old Daughter Has Learned

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It’s not that I didn’t see this coming, right? I’ve known for a long time that Oakli, my oldest child, woul...


LDS Paralympians Educate Wheelchair Users in Nepal

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

A few months ago, a pair of Latter-day Saint Paralympians spent several days in Nepal working with a group ...