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How to Claim Back Your Sins From Satan

How to Claim Back Your Sins From Satan

We all make mistakes. We all sin. This isn’t easy to admit, especially when faced with the fairly pervasive culture of perfectionism within the Church. When we sin, we inch closer towards the adversary and, if we do not act, can forfeit our agency and become enslaved by the enemy of us all. How can we claim our sins and …

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What Does Home-Centered Church Mean for Singles?

What Does Home-Centered Church Mean for Singles?

As I listened to President Russell M. Nelson announce the major “organizational adjustments” to “fortify our members and their families,” I sighed. While most of the membership of the Church rejoiced in reducing the Sunday block of meetings from three to two hours, I anticipated what was to come as a nearly not-so-young single adult. I anticipated receiving the curriculum …

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4 Things to Consider When You Struggle With General Conference

4 Things to Consider When You Struggle With General Conference

For many, General Conference is a feast of inspiration and direction from heaven. However, there are also many who experience feelings of pain, loneliness, and even anger as they listen to the messages. The reasons for these feelings are varied and unique to the person. Regardless of the cause or trigger, how can we reconcile some of these feelings with gospel …

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The Biggest General Conference Rumor No One’s Talking About

The Biggest General Conference Rumor No One's Talking About

Have you heard? We’re switching to a two-hour church block! The Mormon Tabernacle Choir is changing its name! Missionaries will wear casual clothes! There is going to be so many new temples! Rumors always float around as a General Conference weekend approaches, but there seems to be a bit more spark to things this time. Maybe it has something to …

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Does the Book of Mormon Have Literary Merit?

Does the Book of Mormon Have Literary Merit?

A new video from Book of Mormon Central dives into the oft-heated discussion about the literary merits of the Book of Mormon. In sharing the video, the site states, “The following video demonstrates that the Book of Mormon’s redundancies are actually sophisticated literary features which, in many cases, are similar or identical to literary techniques used by ancient Hebrew authors. …

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5 Powerful Book of Mormon Scriptures on Agency

5 Powerful Book of Mormon Scriptures on Agency

These Book of Mormon scriptures on agency will help us be empowered as we act for ourselves each day. Agency, or the ability to make choices, is essential to God’s plan. By using our agency wisely, we grow closer to Jesus Christ and prepare for eternal life.   2 Nephi 2:16 Wherefore, the Lord God gave unto man that he …

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3 Ways to Add “Miracle-Grow” to Your Seed of Faith

3 Ways to Add "Miracle-Grow" to Your Seed of Faith

Throughout scriptures, the process of acquiring faith in Jesus Christ and his gospel is often compared to a seed. Even if our faith is as small as mustard seed, we can move mountains. As we nourish our faith, it will enlighten our understanding and become delicious to us. These are truly beautiful representations of faith! However, just as seeds can …

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The Name of Christ Means Nothing If It’s Not Written In Our Hearts

Though members of the Church have often sought to distance themselves from inappropriate nicknames and references in regards to their faith, this mission came into sharper focus as President Russell M. Nelson, prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, issued a statement concerning the name of the Church. In the statement, President Nelson called for …

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