Author Archives: Nick Galieti

Are you married to a man or woman?

I travel quite a bit with my job which affords me ...

Is John Dehlin like unto King Saul?: Reflections on orthodoxy and dissent

“The worth of souls is great in the sight of God ...

Why Fight It?

“Gay marriage is going to happen, so why fight it?”  “Legalization of ...

Faith to Forgive Grievous Harms: Accepting the Atonement as Restitution

There is a podcast, Mormon Discussion, that I listen to on ...

Heavenly Salutations: Mrs. God

When I was teaching gospel doctrine today I referred to Heavenly ...

How does the “World” teach me to be a Christian?

When I consider the cultures described in the scope of New ...

Agreeing With God

When studying the life of Christ I have pondered if His ...

Faith Crisis, the Problem- du Jour?

With all the news articles and apologetic responses to "faith crisis," ...

Why I Write

On a recent vacation to North County San Diego, my family ...

Addiction Recovery for Real Life

Addiction comes in many forms. It would not be a stretch ...

How Are We Entertained?

I have spent some time in the LDS production world, musically, ...

Diet and Agency

I have two stories that I wish to share as illustration ...

How long do you pray?

I have spent some time working at an event for another ...

I Love You Daddy

Few words bring such warmth and love to a father than ...

Sex Ed: who, when, and what to teach?

A friend sent me, a father of five girls, a link to ...

Doubt, the Devourer

It has been declared anciently that in these latter-days, among the ...

Are False Spirits All Around Us?

On August 16th, 1994, Elder Oaks spoke of errors in our ...

Gospel Barometers

A challenge that many face when navigating the paths of spiritual ...

Equal Opportunity Prayer, For only $5!!

I am not sure how many of you have heard of ...

Be Ye Therefore Perfect

Matthew 5:48 quotes Jesus Christ as saying, "Be ye therefore perfect, ...

Who’s the Man?

The stereotypical 1950s male is strong, rugged, doesn't cry, is stern ...

Gospel Friendship

President Gordon B. Hinckley said that every convert needs three things: ...

Why the Basics Are Not Always So “Basic”

Language is a fluid concept. An english dictionary from two hundred ...

What’s So Great About Water?

During my first year of college at Cal State University, Northridge ...

Apostle Fan Protocol: Is there one?

Rock stars, pop stars, and even some sports figures garner attention ...

The Power of Disconnect

As a long time fan of Apple products, one could argue ...

What’s The Good Word?

Many of the subcultures that one can find in the world ...

Forgetting What It Means To Be a Kid

There was a television show a few years back entitled Kids ...

How Readest Thou?

Many quote and study the parable of the Good Samaritan as ...

Appraising Souls

One of my favorite talks from the October 2012 General Conference ...

If Jesus Wrote a book about the Garden of Gethsemane, would you read it?

Mark lived a dichotomous life. As an on again-off again drug ...

“If God Only Knew…”

All people face trials or tests of the divinity that is ...