581-582: Steve and Chris Holbrook on Discovering and Growing Healthy Post-Mormon Communities

John Dehlin Community, Ex-Mormon Stories, Mormon Transitions 2 Comments

In this two-part episode, Steve and Chris Holbrook discuss the following: Part 1: Their early years in the LDS church, their disaffection from the church, and the factors that led …

532-534: Micah Nickolaisen — From “A Thoughtful Faith” to “Any Opposed” – On Mormon Activism and Secular Communities

John Dehlin Community, Disciplinary Councils, Ex-Mormon Stories, Excommunication, Faith Promoting Stories 79 Comments

Micah Nickolaisen has been an important participant in the Mormon Internet for the past three years. His activism began in 2012 as co-founder of both the “A Thoughtful Faith” and …

513: A Non-Member Reads the Book of Mormon — David Michael and his “My Book of Mormon Podcast”

John Dehlin Book of Mormon, Community, Joseph Smith 9 Comments

In this episode J. Nelson-Seawright interviews David Michael about his experience creating his new podcast “My Book of Mormon,” wherein David shares his thoughts and witty comments on each chapter of Mormonism’s …

345: Dr. Tom Mould–Still the Small Voice: Narrative, Personal Revelation, and the Mormon Folk Tradition

John Dehlin Community, Mormon Culture 15 Comments

In this episode, Scott H. interviews Dr. Tom Mould about his recent book: “Still the Small Voice: Narrative, Personal Revelation, and the Mormon Folk Tradition“. Dr. Mould is an associate …

327: Having the Difficult Conversations about Mormonism with Family, Friends and Community Members

John Dehlin Community, Conference Audio, Faith Promoting Stories, Marriage & Family 13 Comments

This episode was recorded as part of the January 2012 Mormon Stories regional conference held in Houston, Texas dedicated to the topic of “Maintaining Positive Relationships Through Empathy and Dialogue.” In part 1 John Dehlin talks about the costs and benefits of having difficult conversations about Mormonism with family and friends. In part 2, Dan Wotherspoon delivers a presentation called: “Make Love AND War!: Maintaining Positive Relationships During Faith Transitions—A Spiritual Framing.”

304: Inside the Phoenix Mormon Stories Support Community

John Dehlin Community, Faith Promoting Stories 2 Comments

In this episode, four members of the Phoenix Mormon Stories Support Community — Kendahl, Lauren, Scott, and James — discuss: 1) the value that this community has played in their lives, and …