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'Joseph Smith Papers' Editor Shares Favorite Finds

by By Common Consent | Opinions & Features

Gerrit Dirkmaat is a historian working as an editor of The Joseph Smith Papers volumes. He joined the Josep...


Missionaries: 3 Ways to Keep the 'New You'

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Just days before his flight left Russia to return home to Utah in August 2013, Elder Wayne Owens was servin...


How to Stop Feeling Guilty About Family History

by Mormon Mommy Blogs | Opinions & Features

You are busy. I'm pretty sure using a blanket statement like that is pretty safe. Life is just like that - ...


Overcoming Midlife Mom Crises

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We’ve all heard of postpartum baby blues, but what about midlife mom blues? I want to clarify right off the...


Motivating Missionaries: You Can Do It!

by Mission Home | Opinions & Features

Last week, my sister entered the MTC. I patiently awaited her first email, which explained her new missiona...


A Little Humor Will Get You Through Your Mission

by Mission Home | Opinions & Features

Along with the hard times, missions also include a lot of fun and humor. One missionary was transferred fro...


Truth, Lies, and Your Self-Worth

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Opinions & Features

A new year brings feelings of a fresh start and new hopes, but it also brings a wave of worldly messages te...


Don't Worry; Be a Happy Parent

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I worry a lot. My husband is always telling me, “Stop worrying.” But then I worry about worrying. It’s very...


7 Traits You Want in a Husband

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Self-confident I hope he is handsome, but I am more interested in him being happy with who he is. “Tall, da...


How Can I Feel Pretty in a Sex-crazed World?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

How am I supposed to feel any self-esteem about my body image in this sex-crazed world? Now days, without e...