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My Podcast Interview for LDS Living
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
The Atonement of Jesus Christ – Study Packet
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
A Letter to My Brother About the Priesthood
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]
Excommunication Helped Me Find the Miracle I was Looking For
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]
Until This Moment
Her diagnosis was a surprise to us. The minute she was born, five weeks early and dark purple, my wife knew that something was wrong. Rose saw the pronounced features of our baby’s face and knew that her color was....[see full article]
You Don’t Belong Here
I was excommunicated from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) near the end of April 2017 on a Saturday evening. It was a surreal experience hearing the Stake President, after prayerful and painful consideration, say, “It is my responsibility to inform you.... See full article
Because I believe….
Somebody asked me why I would choose to seek to get readmitted to the very church that excommunicated me, by getting baptized and confirmed a member a year after being removed? Because I believe that Church to be the only organization that contains the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ with all authority, revelation, … Continue reading Because I believe….
My Friend’s Journey Back Through Excommunication
I recently met Perri while we were discussing our experience coming back to Church after being excommunicated. Perri is a Hawaiian native and Utah resident. Him and I both recently went through the repentance process and share that experience very differently. We were discussed the potential we have to reach different people. He has a … Continue reading My Friend’s Journey Back Through Excommunication