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July 21, 2018

Solutions for Spiritual Slumps

Lately I've been in a spiritual slump. Day after day the spiritual feelings haven't come. My last few visits to the temple have been pleasant, but no more. When I read the scriptures no spiritual reassurance brings tears of joy. What can I make of this “spiritually barren desert” time? Previous insights offer possible answers.

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Going to the Darkest Places on Earth to Rescue Children

“Human trafficking is the fastest-growing criminal enterprise in the United States, and the world doesn’t know,” says Tim Ballard, founder of Operation Underground Railroad. In fact, somewhere in the world, every thirty seconds a child is sold for sex, labor, or organ harvesting. A new documentary, Operation Toussaint, sheds light on this issue and the incredible efforts to rescue the victims of it.

Your Hardest Family Question: My husband’s sister expects him to take care of her

My sister-in-law discounts other people's opinions, especially mine, and lauds her opinions as the final word on any subject whether she has any background or information on it. She also demands that the rest of the family do what she wants or raises an emotional ruckus. Then later launches a diatribe, "You wouldn't even do --- that I asked you." This has been ongoing all the 40-plus years I have been married. 

These Six Cases Show How Brett Kavanaugh Might Rule on Religious Freedom

While serving on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., Judge Brett Kavanaugh heard cases touching on religious liberty that could indicate how he could rule on such issues that go before the high court if he’s confirmed. Here are some telling examples.

Breaking News

Going to the Darkest Places on Earth to Rescue Children

“Human trafficking is the fastest-growing criminal enterprise in the United States, and the world doesn’t know,” says Tim Ballard, founder of Operation Underground Railroad. In fact, somewhere in the world, every thirty seconds a child is sold for sex, labor, or organ harvesting. A new documentary, Operation Toussaint, sheds light on this issue and the incredible efforts to rescue the victims of it.

Your Hardest Family Question: My husband’s sister expects him to take care of her

My sister-in-law discounts other people's opinions, especially mine, and lauds her opinions as the final word on any subject whether she has any background or information on it. She also demands that the rest of the family do what she wants or raises an emotional ruckus. Then later launches a diatribe, "You wouldn't even do --- that I asked you." This has been ongoing all the 40-plus years I have been married. 

These Six Cases Show How Brett Kavanaugh Might Rule on Religious Freedom

While serving on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., Judge Brett Kavanaugh heard cases touching on religious liberty that could indicate how he could rule on such issues that go before the high court if he’s confirmed. Here are some telling examples.

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