The ABCs of Repentance: A simple lesson for children


The alphabet is one of the first things a child learns and recites. It becomes engraved in their minds through repetition and song. What if we could teach our children the principle of Repentance with their love for the ABCs? With this simple tool we’ll be able to teach our children how to make their…

3 Ways to Experience Miracles while serving a Mission.


I was fortunate enough to serve a mission under the direction of a forward-thinking Mission President. He was always coming up with ways to keep us motivated and excited about the work.  Under his direction we created pamphlets that involved members and missionaries together. We created a book mark that answered Questions of the Soul…

Inside the life of a gay Mormon


Gregg Hammerquist sounds like your average Mormon.  He has a strong testimony of the Gospel. He was born in Idaho and lives in Utah. He has a love for the Gospel and temples.  He has a loving family and he’s hard working. But what makes him unique is he’s gay. Gregg certainly isn’t the only homosexual…

Bryce Harper posing nude for ESPN is NOT a billboard for Christ


Latter-day Saint professional athlete Bryce Harper, 22, is an all-star baseball player for the Washington Nationals.  Along with Jimmer Fredette and Jabari Parker, he has been one of the Mormon role models to capture the heart of America with their spark and religious convictions. Sadly, Bryce Harper chose to be involved in ESPN’s Body Issue in which famous…

A letter to my childless wife on Mother’s Day


My dear Kayla, Today must be a difficult day to endure the hardship of not being a mother yet.  Your desire to bring children into this world with a loving father and mother who are married and committed is becoming more and more rare. So why does a loving God withhold beautiful children into our…