8 Christian songs that will fill you with the Spirit


1. “Lord I need you” by Matt Maher 2. “Healing begins” by Tenth Avenue North 3. “I Can Only Imagine” by Mercy Me 4. “In Christ Alone” by Christina Grimmie 5. “Whom Shall I Fear” by Chris Tomlin 6. “My Lighthouse” by Rend Collective 7. “Jesus Messiah” by Chris Tomlin 8.”Worthy is the Lamb” by Jotta A…

Stop waiting on God


A highlight of growing up is being able to move out of your parents’ house and become an independent young man or woman. You find an apartment, a decent job that will pay the bills and you make lifelong friends.  As a rite of passage into adulthood many make adventurous trips either for leisure or to help those in need.…

8 ways to Make a Mormon roll their eyes


We’re used to being persecuted and attacked.  Lies have been told about us ever since the beginning of the Restoration of the Gospel.  But 184 years of misconceptions? This is long overdue so let’s put them to rest.  Or at least try. There’s nothing that makes Latter-Day Saints more prone to roll their eyes than some…

The idea of God isn’t true


For most of us, something deep down inside tells us there is a greater power. We sense there is something bigger than us. All that you have to do is look up at all the miraculous clusters of stars and galaxies.  Look into the eyes of a baby.  Look down into a microscope and watch as cells…

Breaking News: Mormons ARE Christians


Chris·tian : a person who believes in the teachings of Jesus Christ   Even Merriam-Webster gets it.   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, also nicknamed the ‘Mormon Church’ has been attacked and persecuted since it was founded in 1830.  Because its founder Joseph Smith claimed revelation from God the Father and Jesus…

Your body isn’t yours


Recently, my wife and I watched a show that delves into the “different”.  This particular episode struck me as it portrayed the most pierced person in the world. Announcing she created over 8,000 holes in her body, my jaw dropped.  I didn’t find myself judging or looking down upon her, but I felt sorry for her, actually. I wondered…

You aren’t “saved”


“I’m a nurse.”  Well actually that’s a lie.  I’m in the process of becoming a nurse. “I’m saved.”  That’s also a lie.  I’m in the process of becoming saved. I’ve heard people say to me “I’m saved” as if their judgment is already set in stone.  This devalues Jesus Christ who is the one who will…

8 ways to Be a better Home and Visiting teacher


You’re sitting in church, head down, looking at the time.  It’s been a long 3 hours since you arrived and your thoughts wander to the big presentation at work tomorrow, feeding the 3 kids while your wife goes to work after church, and on top of that the masters program demands a 35 page paper due…

8 ways to Truly follow Jesus Christ


People have told me I’m not a Christian. I almost laugh because the name of the church I belong to is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I am confident that it is not my actions or beliefs that lead others to believe I’m not a Christian.  It’s what others have told them. I believe in Jesus Christ by…