500: Making It Safe Again for Open Proselytizing: Charles Randall Paul and His Very Practical Conflict Engagement Theories

Dan Wotherspoon Christianity, Communication, Missionary Work, Mormon Culture 1 Comment

This episode celebrates a new book by Charles Randall Paul, Converting the Saints: A Study of Religious Rivalry in America (Greg Kofford Books), but even …

253: Supporting Missionary Work During or After a Faith Transition

Dan Wotherspoon Missionary Work 16 Comments

The importance of actively participating in sharing the gospel is a prominent topic in contemporary Mormonism. For youth, there are big pushes to prepare for …

129–130: New Missionary Age

Dan Wotherspoon Missionary Work 24 Comments

The LDS Church recently announced changes in the ages that young men and women can now serve missions. Will this announcement usher in a new …

100–101: Mormon Missions

Dan Wotherspoon Missionary Work 37 Comments

This two-part episode focuses on the unique experience of Mormon missions–their wonderful, powerful, light aspects, as well as those elements that can lead things to …

Cultural Doctrines: The Unsaid Sermon

Clay Whipkey Doctrine, Missionary Work 13 Comments

In 1991, Dr. Robert F. Bohn gave this great talk at the Sunstone Symposium titled “Cultural vs. Gospel Doctrine and the ‘Unsaid Sermon Phenomenon’”. I …