Category: Belief

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Rainbow Mormon Initiative

I moved to California in 2010, two years after Proposition 8. Previously, I had lived in Provo for school. Proposition 8 had forced 3 of my friends from my home stake to come out...

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Sifting and Sorting

I discovered a box in my basement closet that had been there since we moved in more than eight years ago. At the very end of unpacking and finding homes for all of our...

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No Longer Alone in a Crowded Room

You’ve probably been there—surrounded by people, but completely alone. I’ve often felt that loneliness in my religion. Even though I grew up Mormon, attended church every week, served a mission, I still often felt...