418–419: Exploring the Messages in and Responses to Elder Dallin H. Oaks’s Recent General Conference Talk

Dan Wotherspoon General Conference 21 Comments

During the recent October 2017 General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Council of Twelve …

415: “That We May Be One”: A Gay Mormon’s Perspective on Faith and Family

Dan Wotherspoon LGBTQ 4 Comments

In his new book, That We May Be One: A Gay Mormon’s Perspective on Faith and Family (Published by Deseret Book), Tom Christofferson shares his story …

307: Church Handbook Change Regarding LGBT Men and Women and their Children. Part 3—“Yes, and . . .” Activism and Renewal in a Tragic World

Dan Wotherspoon LGBTQ 5 Comments

We all recognize that there is a significant distance between the “real” world we live in and the “ideal” one we’d love to see instantiated. …

305: Church Handbook Change Regarding LGBT Men and Women and their Children. Part 1—Thoughts on How to Move Forward with Faith and Hope

Dan Wotherspoon LGBTQ 26 Comments

On Thursday, November 5th, we learned of several new additions to the Church Handbook of Instructions, Volume 1, which guides members of stake presidencies and …