1448: “Why Mormon Truth Matters” – A Letter to Mormon Apologist Terryl Givens

John Dehlin Apologetics, Church History, Community, Mormon Culture, Mormon Doctrine, Mormon Faith Crisis, Podcast 49 Comments

In September of 2020, professional Mormon apologists Terryl and Fiona Givens were invited to speak at a Mormon church fireside for the Sunderland England Stake of the Church of Jesus …

1438: A Bishop’s Family Questions Mormonism – Kelly & Kayla Mikesell

John Dehlin Community, Faith Transitions, LGBTQ, Marriage & Family, Mental Health, Mixed-Faith Marriages, Mormon Culture, Mormon Faith Crisis, Mormon Transitions, Podcast, Progressive Mormonism, Sexuality, Women & Feminism 12 Comments

Kelly and Kayla Mikesell are a dynamic step-mother/daughter pair. Only recently did Kelly start to investigate the troubling issues with Mormon history that had been eating away at her children. …

1436-1437: When A Gay Mormon Man Marries a Woman – Kyle Ashworth

John Dehlin Best of Mormon Stories, Ex-Mormon Stories, Faith Transitions, Johns Favorites, LGBTQ, Marriage & Family, Mormon Culture, Mormon Transitions, Podcast, Sexuality, Top 25 LGBT 10 Comments

Happy Utah Pride Week everyone! To celebrate Utah Pride week, I am sharing one of the most important interviews in the history of Mormon Stories Podcast. It is the story …

1434: Mormon Influencer Discovers the CES Letter – Haleigh Everts

John Dehlin Disciplinary Councils, Ex-Mormon Stories, Faith Transitions, Mormon Culture, Mormon Faith Crisis, Mormon Transitions, Podcast, Women & Feminism 15 Comments

After converting to Mormonism as a teen and attending BYU, Haleigh Evert’s relationship with the Mormon church grew unfulfilling and complicated. After leaving the church for a time, Haleigh came …