SELF-IMPROVEMENT

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25 Ways to Power Your Life with Conference All Year Long

by Debra Sansing Woods | Fun Makes You Think

Every six months, we have the opportunity to tune in to new sessions of general conference where we can rec...

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9 Ways to Support Blended Families in Your Ward

by Debra Sansing Woods | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Few of us grow up thinking, “Someday, I want to be part of raising a blended family,” especially in the LDS...

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President Oaks' Perfect Response to a Young Mormon Man "Just Wanting to Be Attractive"

by Adapted from Kristen M. Oaks in "A Single Voice" | Mormon Life

An anonymous letter with only a post office box address was delivered to Elder Oaks. The letter expressed a...

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Be Still: Finding Inner Peace and a Deeper Connection to Christ Through Meditation

by Sheldon Lawrence | Mormon Life

We often try to spiritually ground ourselves with daily prayer and scripture study. However, our commitment...

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Steve Young: How an Airplane Conversation with Stephen Covey Changed My Football Career

by Steve Young, adapted from "QB: My Life Behind the Spiral" | Famous Mormons

In honor of Stephen Covey's 85th birthday, we thought we would celebrate the incredible life this influenti...

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18 Valuable Parenting Tips and Stories from Church Leaders

by Jannalee Sandau | Makes You Think

Over the years, apostles, general auxiliary leaders, and general authorities have shared countless stories ...

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S. Michael Wilcox: 10 Ways to Get More from Your Temple Experience

by S. Michael Wilcox, excerpted from "House of Glory" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us have a vivid memory of the first time we went to the temple to receive our endowments. I was a n...

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Toss the Guilt and Catch the Joy: The Importance of Taking Time for Yourself

by Merrilee Boyack, excerpted from "Toss the Guilt and Catch the Joy: A Woman's Guide to a Better Life" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I remember the day quite clearly. I had had a rough week caring for my four little boys. It was Saturday. A...

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The Crucial Phrase We Often Forget From the Second Great Commandment

by Madeleine Tolk | Makes You Think Mormon Life

During the middle of my sophomore spring semester of college, I was feeling extremely overwhelmed. I was tr...

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How Satan Disguises Complacency as Contentment Without Us Realizing It

by Kiersten Lortz, Adapted from "Possibilities: Partnering with God to Become Your Best Self" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is adapted from Possibilities: Partnering with God to Become Your Best Self by Kiersten Lortz...