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GENTRI Singer Performs Powerful Song About the Savior in Memory of Institute Student Lost to Suicide

by LDS Living Staff | September 22, 2017 | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

After one of his institute students, Jeremy Downs, committed suicide early this year, Robert Elliot and his...

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From 3 Robbery Attempts to the Significance of the Date, Here's What You Need to Know About Joseph Smith Receiving the Plates

by Deseret News | September 22, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When Joseph Smith received the plates from Moroni, he might not have known the significance of Sept. 22 or ...

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"We've All Wept and Pleaded, Help This Be Useful": General YW Leaders Honestly Talk the Pressures and Beautiful Guidance of Giving a Conference Talk

by Deseret News | September 22, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, members of the Young Women general presidency sat together for an interview with the Deseret News...

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How Being Hit By Lightning Led Mormon Mitch Davis to Create Disney's "The Other Side of Heaven"

by Jannalee Sandau | September 22, 2017 | Makes You Think

Working at Disney sounded great. Until LDS producer Mitch Davis found himself working 70-80 hour weeks and ...

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The Dangerous Flaw of Always Keeping an "Eternal Perspective"

by Daryl Austin | September 22, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As members of the Church, we are often reminded to maintain an “eternal perspective,” and are taught so man...

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5 Things Every Mormon Should Know About "Jesus the Christ"

by Jamie Armstrong | September 22, 2017 | Makes You Think

James E. Talmage wrote his groundbreaking book Jesus the Christ  more than 100 years ago, and the powe...

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Al Fox Carraway Shares Powerful Message About Suicide: "The World Will Not Be Better Off Without You"

by Al Fox Carraway | September 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For National Suicide Awareness Month, many have been reaching out and opening up about their personal strug...

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People: Elizabeth Smart Says She Contemplated Suicide After Being Raped During Kidnapping

by People | September 20, 2017 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: The following story discusses rape, sexual assault, and kidnapping and might be disturbing f...

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What (and What Not) to Say to Those Struggling with Chronic Illness in the Church

by Audy Leavitt | September 20, 2017 | Makes You Think

I was born with a genetic, chronic pain condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. Through the years, I've be...

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Elder Christofferson Shares Why All Should Have the Right to "Follow the Truth That God Speaks to Our Hearts"

by LDS Living | September 19, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With all the persecution faced by those around the world, it's not difficult to appreciate what religious f...