I’ve had two faith crises.
One thing that having two faith crises has done for me is allowing me to compare them. In most ways, they were different. Different triggers, different durations, different reactions, and different emotions.
One specific way the two faith crises differed was the level of openness I took with each. Continue reading “Why are there no safe spaces to question our faith?”
I broke two of my rules with that headline: I used the word “really” and I swore. But there it … Continue reading Fine. I’ll stay. But I’m really pissed off.
This weekend has been trying for me. Since the church’s policy change regarding same-sex marriages was leaked on Thursday, my … Continue reading Why I’m struggling (and it’s not what you think)
I’m sure by now you’ve read a recent change by the Mormon church regarding participants in and children of same-sex marriages.
As a parent of an LGBT teenager (who had earlier this summer left the church and experienced significant ostracization and judgement as a result), I can tell you that this policy change has been weighing on my mind heavily over the last two days. Continue reading “LDS policies on gay marriage leave more questions than answers”