If a daughter will not attend the Mormon Church any more, her mother should respect her free agency and maintain a loving relationship.
Self-control is one of the purposes of our mortal life and can be mastered only by practice. A situation that requires you to exercise it is a blessing.
It is unwise to make any sort of commitment to a relationship just before a Mormon mission. It is important to let others your age know that you are available.
Mormons believe that in order to live in accordance with the will of the Lord we must control our thoughts and actions, obey the commandments of God, and pray often.
Art inspires and uplifts the spirit, whereas pornography degrades and arouses sexual excitement. The pure in heart see things as pure, while impure will see all things as pornographic.
Sometimes in the Mormon Church, members can pass on unkind gossip. We must learn to be patient, and forgiving as the Mormon prophets have taught.
Mormons believe that when family members don’t share their values, it’s important to show love and a desire to spend time with them still.
Mormonism teaches that a parent whose child has a pornography problem must show endless love and set strict rules to show that no evil is tolerated in the home.
The best way to deal with the unkindness of others is to be an example of kindness. It is never our place to judge others.
Eliminating a bad temper requires changing one’s character; reforming one’s deeds, words, then thoughts.