862-864: Christianity After Mormonism: South Mountain Community Church

Mormon Stories Community, Mormon Transitions 36 Comments

The South Mountain Community Church has become home for many former Mormons—which make up nearly half of the congregation. As strange as it may sound to some, the church also …

449: The Three Interfaith Amigos on the Past, Present, and Future of Religion

John Dehlin Best of Mormon Stories, Faith Promoting Stories, Jesus Christ, Johns Favorites, Top 25 Faithful 15 Comments

Today we conclude our four-part interview series with the Three Interfaith Amigos: Rabbi Ted Falcon, Imam Jamal Rahman, and Pastor Don Mackenzie.  During this episode, we discuss the past, present, …

446: Pastor Don Mackenzie on Progressive Christianity

John Dehlin Best of Mormon Stories, Faith Promoting Stories, Jesus Christ, Top 25 Faithful 2 Comments

In part 1 of a 4-part series, Pastor Don Mackenzie of the Three Interfaith Amigos shares his views on progressive Christianity. Pastor Don Mackenzie, PhD, is devoting himself to interfaith …

424-425: Rachel Held Evans and A Year of Biblical Womanhood

Heather Olson Beal Book Club, Jesus Christ 10 Comments

As the 9th feature of our Mormon Stories Book Club series, we feature Rachel Held Evans and her book A Year of Biblical Womanhood.  Rachel Held Evans, from Dayton, Tennessee, …

132-134: Karen Armstrong’s “The Case for God” and Mormonism Parts 1-3

John Dehlin Apologetics, Book Club, Faith Promoting Stories, New Listeners 35 Comments

I would like to kick off the inaugural “Mormon Stories Book Club” with our first book: Karen Armstrong’s “The Case for God”. In Part 1, I re-publish Terry Gross’ 2009 …

126-128: Born Again Mormon Shawn McCraney

John Dehlin Ex-Mormon Stories, Jesus Christ 96 Comments

In this episode I interview Shawn McCraney, author of “I was a Born-again Mormon” and host of “Heart of the Matter“, a controversial weekly Christian TV show geared towards LDS …