Category Archives: Religion

What makes a great leader?

I had an opportunity to give a lesson in church last weekend to a group of Priesthood men known as the congregations “Elders Quorum“. The lesson focused on priesthood leadership and the proper type of motivation required. This also reaffirmed a belief I have about our public servants, and even business managers and leaders, in […]


U.S. Senate Recognizes LDS Church’s 75th Anniversary of Welfare Program

On November 15th, 2011, Senator Hatch submitted Senate resolution 323 “Recognizing the 75th Anniversary of the Welfare Program of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the significant impact of the Welfare Program in the United States and throughout the world in helping people in need“ This type of service is not unusual […]


LDS Church Leader, Elder Oaks, on U.S. Constitution

Elder Dallin H. Oaks, an apostle for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently stated United States Constitution’s fundamental principles must be understood, valued and protected.Elder Oaks made these remakes as the key note speaker at Utah’s Constitution Day Celebration that took place at in the Tabernacle at Temple Square in Salt Lake […]


The History of Mormon Pioneers.

Between 1847 through 1869 (and even beyond the 1890s), estimates of 60,000 – 80,000 Mormon pioneers migrated to the Utah mountains on journeys that took months to complete. Today, July 24th, Mormons all around the world celebrate these faithful pioneers who made these treks.  The specific date, commemorates the arrival of the first company of […]


What do Mormon’s Truly belive about the purpous of government?

The LDS Church’s official doctrine on the purpose of government: 1. Governments should preserve freedom of conscience and worship: “… governments were instituted of God for the benefit of man; and that he holds men accountable for their acts in relation to them, both in making laws and administering them, for the good and safety […]


Shall we partake of the “ism”‘s?

A video from 1948, that at time time seemed far fetched, but today it seems to be happening:


Religious Freedom Being Threatened

Elder Dallin H. Oaks, an apostle for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said religious freedom is being threatened by societal forces intimidating those with religious points of view from having a voice in the public square. Elder Oaks made the comments while addressing to Brigham Young University-Idaho students on the importance of […]


LDS, Islamic Leaders Share Relief Efforts

LDS, Islamic leaders share relief effortsBy Scott TaylorDeseret NewsPublished: Friday, July 31, 2009 11:12 p.m. MDT “Islamic Relief USA is part of the larger Islamic Relief Worldwide family, the latter celebrating its 25th anniversary and the former being founded in 1993. Islamic Relief is one of some 1,500 officially registered non-government organizations and charitable agencies […]


Purpose of Mormon Temples

Sacred ceremonies – By Peggy Fletcher Stack of The Salt Lake Tribune Just as temples were part of Christ Ancient Church, they are a part of his church today. Here’s some other things that are the same in Christs True church today that were also practiced in his ancient church: Baptism by immersion by someone […]


HBO’s Big Love or fake?

HBO series Big Love was touted to depict polygamists with no association to the LDS church; however, more and more Mormon themes are now being woven into the show and according to TV Guide, it now seems the show’s writers are planning to depict their understanding of sacred temple ceremonies. From the LDS Church Newsroom: “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as […]


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