Category: Jesus

The Lost Teachings of Jesus on the Sacred Place of Women Review

Several years ago I went on a quest to better understand ...

Faith to Forgive Grievous Harms: Accepting the Atonement as Restitution

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

We Will Remember

It was a Tuesday afternoon, around 4:30PM. Since it was October ...

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

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

Addiction Recovery for Real Life

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

My Testimony of “The Prince of Peace”

"For unto us a child is born, unto us a son ...

Spheres of Peacemaking

Following up on my post last Sunday, it struck me as ...

Be Still: And There Was a Great Calm

In trying to understand more deeply what it means to be ...

Learning to Be Okay With (and Maybe Love) Mother’s Day

"I hate Mother's Day." I did not say this, but I have ...

7 x 70

Today's post in our General Conference Discussion comes from Ali. If ...

Dualism, Pythagoras, and Philosophical Curiosity

This is the first in a 7-part series, A Compound in One. In a former ...

It Is Finished: Death on Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday is the ultimate celebration of life - the glorious ...

The Unequal Burden of Women

Economic disparity between men and women has been well-documented.  Equal pay ...

Be Ye Therefore Perfect

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

Covenant Motherhood: A Review

Our friend Stephanie has written a beautiful, accessible treatise on the ...

Redeemed

I am not a poetry person. Oh, I enjoy reading it, ...

That for Which I Hunger and Thirst – and the Place of Blogging in My Pursuit

[On Sundays this year we are publishing a series from Ray ...

When the Spirit Leaves

We believe that the first principles and ordinances of the Gospel ...

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 ...

Blessed are the Meek: Defining Meekness as a Personal Quest

[Over the next few Sundays we are publishing a series from ...

Vision of Hope

“Made for spirituality, we wallow in introspection. Made for joy, we ...

The Paradox of Spiritual Debt

[Over the next few Sundays we are publishing a series from ...

Growing Sin

I don’t like the word repent. Short and chopped at the ...

Why I Think We’re Having the Wrong Conversation

Last year Neylan McBaine, founder of the Mormon Women Project, rocked ...

Thoughts on Spiritual Poverty

[Over the next few Sundays we are publishing a series from ...

A Stream of Testimony

As the old year ends and the new begins, the editors ...

Three Pillars of Testimony

As the old year ends and the new begins, the editors ...

Greater Love Hath No Man than This

I have thought a lot in the past about the idea ...

Mary and Christmas

It's getting cold outside, where I live. The nights are getting ...

Tangible Gifts

This is the fourth in a series by our writers and ...

Salvation in This Life

Those who crucified Jesus did so because they could not accept ...

Keeping Christmas

Karen Austin at Segullah has a post up about her celebration ...

Motherhood – Service of the Highest Order

The most service I ever do is my day in and ...

A Fresh View of Repentance

The Bible Dictionary defines repentance as: "a change of mind, i.e., a ...

How Readest Thou?

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

The power of memory

Ray wrote about remembering about a week ago (see his great ...

A Storm of Anger

Lying here in the dark I hear the rumbling of a ...

Embracing Grace

I stand all amazed at the love Jesus offers me - ...

Dia de Los Muertos

Halloween coincides with the Mexican festival Dia de Los Muertos (Nov ...

Sharing Christ

Please welcome Ardis E. Parshall (Keepapitchinin) who is guest posting with ...

Appraising Souls

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

Carrying His Load

I had an interesting insight during a prayer one morning a ...

Peoria Tree of Life

with Richard Shook, artist This year I’ve had the opportunity to watch my ...

Defining Faith

In my experience with grief I often read about how faith ...

Faith Enough to be Healed

Over 15 years ago I had the privilege of visiting teaching ...

The Wonder of Warts

It is a basic medical truism that in order to be ...

The Problem with the Popular Perception of Perfection

OK, the title is intentionally over-the-top alliteration, but I believe ...

Empty Nets

I’m pretty sure I’m on a List at church. It’s the ...