228–229: Mapping LDS Faith Transitions (with help from James Fowler)

Dan Wotherspoon Faith, Spirituality 17 Comments

Many Mormon Matters listeners find their way to the podcast and other online communities and discussion groups because they recognize that they are experiencing some …

225: Wrestling with Prophets and Scripture

Dan Wotherspoon Prophets, Scripture 41 Comments

Among the most important and difficult wrestles in a faith transition are the struggles to move into new, better nuanced, and richer understandings of previously …

216: Preserving and Strengthening Relationships During Faith Transitions

Dan Wotherspoon Faith, Spirituality 9 Comments

Most listeners to Mormon Matters, like all seekers, are undergoing a faith transition—hopefully one of continuous deepening into greater richness of experience and peace. Often, …

153–154: Integrity with Self and Family: Parents on Sharing Their Faith Transitions with Their Children

Dan Wotherspoon Faith, Truth 14 Comments

This episode continues a series of conversations about parents and children communicating about changes in faith perspectives. Episode 146 featured faithful, committed Latter-day Saint parents …

151–152: Short Takes—Adventures in Spirit

Dan Wotherspoon Faith, Spirituality 11 Comments

We are experimenting with a different type of show this time. Instead of diving into a single huge topic, this show features short takes: thoughts, …

146: Relationships First: Mormon Parents Face Their Child’s Faith Transition

Dan Wotherspoon Faith, Mormon Life 15 Comments

In this important episode that affirms love and clear vision, three LDS parents—Jeralee, Jim, and Teri—share their experiences in meeting the challenging situation of an …

Matters of the Heart 2: On “Masturbatory Rage”: A Theatrical Call to Repentance

Dan Wotherspoon Personal Essays 12 Comments

ON “MASTURBATORY RAGE”: A THEATRICAL CALL TO REPENTANCE  By Allan Davis In this episode of Matters of the Heart, Allan Davis shares a short meditation …