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How a Lost Set of Scriptures Brought Two Sets of Brothers to Each Other and to the Gospel

by LDS Living Staff | February 4, 2020 | Makes You Think

On this week's episode of   This Is the Gospel , Mark is devastated when he loses his scriptures on hi...

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How We Misinterpret "Black" and "Curse" in the Scriptures: Insights from an African American Convert

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 3, 2020 | Makes You Think

This story was originally published by  LDS Living  in May 2018.  Shortly after African Amer...

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When God Is the Storm

by Tommy Johnson | November 29, 2019 | Makes You Think

The earliest story recorded in the Book of Mormon is about a prophet named Mahonri, better known as the bro...

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The Beautiful, Deeper Meaning of the Phrase “Become as Little Children”

by Kelly Newman | September 21, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Early one morning, I woke up and quickly asked my wife, “What day is it?” Before she could even answer, I e...

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BYU Football Signee’s Missionary Suitcases, Late Father's Scriptures Stolen Just Hours Before Entering the MTC

by Deseret News | August 23, 2019 | Mormon Life

BYU football signee Brooks “Buku” Maile gathered with his family and friends at an Orem restaurant Wednesda...

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know the Miracles of Jesus?

by Danielle B. Wagner | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following content previously ran on LDS Living in 2017. How well do you know the miracles that Jesus pe...

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Listen: How the Scriptures Saved Tim Ballard from Being Killed by Human Traffickers

by Daedan Olander | Makes You Think Mormon Life

They were surrounded, their captors assuring them they were about to be killed. And in an area that was rul...

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One Old Testament Scripture That Transformed How I Think of Christ as the "Light of the World"

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I love the simple, relatable, and steadfast faith of the man born blind mentioned in John 9. When the Phari...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: 3 Scriptures That Can Help Fight the Multi-Front Mental Illness War

by Dr. David T. Morgan | Makes You Think

For many years I have been interested in the relationship between mental health and the gospel of Jesus Chr...

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The Scripture That Helped President Nelson Keep the Sabbath Day Holy as a Surgeon

by Sheri Dew, excerpted from "Insights from a Prophet's Life: Russell M. Nelson" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The dilemma of keeping the Sabbath day holy was a complicated issue for the young surgeon. How does a busy ...