We just endured the sixth surgery of our one-year-old little girl. She has had three heart surgeries and three bowel surgeries. This last surgery was to reverse the colostomy, which happened to be the first surgery she received three days into life. We were blessed to....read more
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I recently invited to be a guest on the LDS Living podcast, "All In," hosted by Morgan Jone, to discuss my experience being excommunicated from the Church. I joined another guest, Perri, who was recently excommunicated and seeking to be readmitted to the Church. We wanted to share our stories and started blogging about our … Continue reading My Podcast Interview for LDS Living
Once I was excommunicated from the Church I decided to become a serious student of the gospel. I reached out to my mission president, who I hadn't spoken to in a few years and told him of what I was experiencing and my desire to learn. He said, "I was very happy to hear that … Continue reading The Atonement of Jesus Christ – Study Packet
Powerful thoughts on truth regarding Christ and His Church.
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“I’d like to bear my testimony…
…that I know this Church is true”—has to be one of the most colloquial phrases in Mormon culture. Although it is typically used innocently with nothing but good intentions, it is beginning to cause a rift between two developing parties. I am writing this today to (1) dissolve the rift, (2) expose the distractive nature of the rift, (3) and bear testimony of the only Living Truth—who is Jesus. I hope that Mormons will read this, I hope those who use to be Mormon will read this, and I hope those who have never been Mormon will read this. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and any other church that has been established on this earth, is not true in an eternal sense—but, that’s not really the point.
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Little Brother, I want to wish you luck on your assignment to speak to your stake on the topic of “Recommitting as a Priesthood Holder” at the beginning of this new year. What a great topic. I hope that I can add some insight to this topic by sharing...[see full article]
From an early age, I recognized something about me that constantly tormented my thoughts and wounded my heart. Despite being brought up on the belief that I am a “child of God” and that I’m loved, I never felt it. I never felt good enough, never felt that I would succeed...[see full story]