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After losing her daughter, how helping thousands with leprosy in India led this mother to healing

by LDS Living | February 4, 2021 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In this week's episode of   This Is is the Gospel ,  Becky endures soul-rending pain after lo...


‘Somehow God provides a way for hearts to love’: A family’s experience after losing 2 parents to mental illness

by LDS Living Staff | October 10, 2020

Eric Dyches and Leslie Huntsman Dyches both lost spouses to mental illness. Emily Cook Dyches, Eric’s...


'We need to reach out with love and understanding': 8 powerful Church videos about suicide prevention

by Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | September 10, 2020 | Makes You Think

This press release was originally published in July 2018 and is being shared again in recognition of World ...


Church Donates $150,000 to Suicide Prevention Campaign

by | From the Church Mormon Life

Community, civic, and faith leaders gathered at the Utah State Capitol Monday to announce a public-private ...


Latter-day Saint Therapist: After Suicide—How to Help Those Left Behind

by Jonathan Decker, LMFT, Contributor | Makes You Think

For daily gospel-based relationship insights, join Jonathan’s  Facebook group . To submit a question&n...


A Touching Message from a Father Who Lost His Son to Suicide

by George Deussen | Makes You Think

Many years ago, my wife approached me and wanted to purchase flower baskets to be placed around our home to...


5 Suggestions to Help Prevent Suicide Among Ward Members

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The first question Kristen Coltrin asks as she talks about suicide prevention with Church lay leaders is: W...


How One Widow and Her Family Found Peace after Her Husband’s Suicide

by Jessica Grimaud | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“I feel like I am constantly living in an alternate universe.” It’s a thought that enters Alaira Packard’s ...


3 Truths That Helped One Latter-day Saint Choose Joy After Her Son's Suicide

by Kim Yadon | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Elder Neal A. Maxwell quoted Anne Morrow Lindbergh as saying, “I do not believe that sheer suffering teache...


The Incredibly Loud Answer to a Desperate Prayer That Saved a Recovering Drug Addict's Life

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

It was Aug. 31, 2009, and then 32-year-old Rob Eastman had a gun in his mouth, ready to pull the trigger an...