Church Discipline and Regular Folk

Below is a letter a friend of mine sent to his bishop and stake president. It was written after the announcement of Kate Kelly's church disciplinary council, but before the council had convened. He shared it with some friends and I asked if I could republish it, as I...

Smart Mormons?

By Mike Jensen – Tuesday, January 22, 2013 – reprinted with permission Mormons have intrigued me ever since Mike Huckabee back in 2007 claimed that Mormons believe that Jesus and Satan are brothers. With the recent election over, I decided to check out...

Perfect

By Alisha Worthington, BSW, SSW I remember my new daughter's wet, warm body lying on my chest for the very first time. I could feel her bird-like heart pounding away as she took her first breaths and looked toward my face with searching eyes. For my part, I was...

7 Signs That You’re Buying a Money Pit

A house is not only your refuge from the world, it’s also an investment. The recent ups and downs in the housing market notwithstanding, in general your home is going to increase in value. This is especially true if you find ways to improve on the property while...