Category Archive: Religion

Why On Earth Are You A Mormon?

  The other night, I was sitting with a friend of mine at a comedy show, waiting for it to start. We were talking about dating, and at one point I said, “Yeah,… Continue reading

The Errand of Angels is Given to Women

As the General Women’s Meeting began, I have to admit, I was much more moved than I expected. I’ve known for months of the changes, and knew as I sat down this would… Continue reading

Wanting Women to Receive the Priesthood is an Inherently Misogynistic Idea

Note: My views on this topic have evolved and changed. But I’m not deleting it. “No struggle can ever succeed without women participating side by side with men. There are two powers in… Continue reading

Master, the Tempest is Raging

I’ve recently begun volunteering at my Stake’s Addiction Recovery Program. It’s very similar to Alcoholics Anonymous, however people struggling with a wider variety of addictions come. Any substance abuse, eating disorders, whatever, they… Continue reading

Let Us Oft Speak Kind Words to Each Other

After a very long Sunday filled with a variety of meetings, I came home to this on my bed. Recently, my Relief Society President decided she wanted to start a kindness box. We… Continue reading

Understanding the Atonement to Become More Christlike

The process of becoming like Christ is a long one. It is difficult and we will trip, fall, wander away, or perhaps just sit down and stop. However, in my own attempts to… Continue reading

Modest Is Not Hottest

So for those of you who aren’t familiar with how Mormons dress, we have modesty standards, similar to other faiths. We wear clothes that have some sort of sleeve, shorts/skirts to the knee,… Continue reading