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Easter is a Big Deal

For members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), Easter is a big deal. After all, Christ’s atonement, death, and resurrection are central to the Church’s teachings. It is because of Christ that everyone will be resurrected, … Continue reading

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Mormon Women and Careers

I recently read the business week article God’s MBAs: Why Mormon Missions Produce Leaders.  I think for the most part the article makes a great point about the preparation that a mission provides to business leaders and how it helps them … Continue reading

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“You have your church”

While I wouldn’t say my life is completely easy, I do somewhat agree with the Uchtdorf’s friends. Being part of a church has given me a support system when I live far away from my own family. This support system hasn’t taken any of my trials away, but it has definitely helped lighten my load.
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Live from Mormon General Conference!

This week, the writers at Mormon Perspectives have been talking about and explaining (1, 2, and 3 times!) what General Conference is and why it’s important. If you’re interested in watching any of the sessions, the player below has been … Continue reading

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Processing General Conference

It’s that time of year again, when I watch a lot of church. Watching General Conference has its own share of joys and challenges. Just the cadences of the speakers floating into my apartment makes me feel peaceful. On Saturday, … Continue reading

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Ten Hours of Church? Ten Hours of Church!

If you know any Mormons, don’t count on seeing them at all this weekend. No, we are not such ravenous fans of the Final Four that we can’t even think of doing anything else the entire weekend, although some of … Continue reading

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Modern Moses

My friend’s comment helped remind me that next weekend I will hear modern-day scripture, as relevant to me today as Isaiah’s prophecies were to the Jews and Paul’s epistles were to the early Christians.
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