Paradigms

The Shelf vs. The Garden

Jun 28, 2014
11 min read

There is a phrase I hear repeated every now and then among members of the church. Typically when there is an issue they come across that challenges their faith, they are able to either reconcile that issue one way or…

“Events in daily life can be interpreted as a dialogue with God”

Jun 4, 2014
1 min read

In an article called A Model of Mormon Spiritual Experience by Kevin Christensen, he mentions this paradigm where “…you begin interpret external events as God speaking to you, and you answer through your own actions.” (p.11) This added a bit of enlightenment to…

How to Deal With Those in Error

Mar 14, 2014
0 min read

“If any are in error, try to reclaim them by kindness; if they have a bad spirit, show them a better one; if any do not do right, do right yourselves and say, ‘Come follow me, as I follow Christ.’…

“In this Church, you don’t have to believe anything that isn’t true.”

Mar 14, 2014
0 min read

“I dunno why you always have to be judging me because I only believe in science.” – Esqueleto, Nacho Libre I love this video, I came across it the other day and it is awesome on so many levels. It was put up on…

Why President McKay was “Disappointed in the Temple”

Mar 10, 2014
2 min read

President David O. McKay once said that he was “disappointed” when he first went through the Temple and he explains why. I think this could be helpful to any who are preparing for the temple, or who are still trying to…