I tend to think about things–especially things that currently impact my life or will, in the relatively near future, impact my life–very intensely, which causes me to come to conclusions fairly quickly. Over the course of writing this blog, I’ve put a lot of thought into experiences I’ve had that I would like to share,… Continue reading Understanding vs. Belief
I had a really difficult night last night because I was dealing with the fact that I’m really close to graduating college and that I’m going to have some big decisions to make very, very soon, and the fact that I’m still trying to figure out what I want for myself and my marriage on… Continue reading Marriage in the Afterlife
In my previous post, I addressed whether I believe members of the LDS faith are Christians or not. The short answer is, I do. If you want a further explanation of my thoughts, click here. Now, the argument against that that is usually presented by Evangelical Christians is usually some variation of, “I’ve talked to… Continue reading Are Mormons Christian? Pt. 2, or Salvation vs. Sanctification
Merriam-Webster defines the term “Christian” as, “a person who believes in the teachings of Jesus Christ”. I would like to expand on that definition. My definition of a Christian is, “a person who believes in the divinity of Jesus Christ and His teachings”. Given this simple by Merriam-Webster, and even with my addition, I am… Continue reading Are Mormons Christian?
As stated in my tagline, this blog will serve as a sounding board for my thoughts on God and religion as they come up. I feel that I have a unique perspective to offer as someone who grew up as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and then attended a… Continue reading Why a blog? What will you write about?