Rent Edited Streaming “Clean Flicks” – A Review of VidAngel’s New Edited Movie Service

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We introduced VidAngel to you previously, when they offered crowd-sourced, edited movies from YouTube. You had to purchase or rent the film or TV episode, then use the Chrome extension to play it with the edits. At the time, they offered granular controls over what kinds of content you want to see, and what you don’t…. Continue reading…

“Force Yourself to Operate on Faith” – an Interview with Granite Flats’ Writer John Christian Plummer

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I finished Granite Flats season 3 and was hungry for more. I felt like season 3 was where the show really matured. It’s pacing was just a little faster—something I’d said was needed all along. It all just seemed a little sharper, quicker, and more gripping. I asked some questions on a Facebook post from the… Continue reading…

New Online Tithing Available to All of the United States [updated]

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UPDATE 3 Sept 2015: The church has released this to all of the US. To use it go to: https://www.lds.org/donations/ Here’s the instructional video you’ll have the option to watch, the first time you visit that page:   Original Post Below We don’t usually do “breaking news” type articles. In this case we’ll make an exception…. Continue reading…

Enhance Scripture Study with the Scripture Citation Index

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This is post #3 of 4 in the series “Enhance Your Scripture Study” General Conference is our twice-yearly connection with modern revelation and offers us marvelous insights into the gospel. LDS.org has a great interface to access these talks at LDS.org/general-conference but today I want to show a lesser known method for finding General Conference… Continue reading…

Personal Growth Hacking: Track Your Christlike Attributes

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Learning the hard way I recently discussed a personal accountability failure that resulted in me gaining weight. In the indelible words of President Monson: When performance is measured, performance improves. When performance is measured and reported, the rate of improvement accelerates. Three months after re-learning this lesson, I’m seeing the kind of trend I want in my weight…. Continue reading…

Pay Your Tithing Online with LDS.org – Coming Soon!

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A friend told me that the Church is piloting a new LDS.org-based online payment site in their stake. This source heard it announced in church, then logged into his LDS.org account to check it out. He/she captured the below screenshot and graciously passed it on to me. It should make it easy to pay tithing, fast offerings,… Continue reading…