Author: Corktree

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Poll: Speaking up

The world has need of willing women. Women who will speak their mind when something should be corrected or brought to light, even when they know the risks. Women who aren’t afraid of turning...

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Poll: Visiting teaching

Diversity is the spice of life. But there are times that we just want to be surrounded by people that share our perspective or that we think we can understand based on shared experience...

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Guest post: A tale of two families

by TopHat TopHat blogs at With Your Mutual Approbation and the bee in your bonnet. She has 2 children who take up her knitting time, but she forgives them for that. This post was...

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Poll: Church Use

Do you ever wonder if some of the occasions that church buildings are used for are really appropriate? Have you ever been aware of something that was downright improper? Some members consider LDS meetinghouses...

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Polls: Sexuality

(This has been edited to include a second poll for clarity, feel free to vote on either or both) Sexuality is often confused with sex, when the reality is that each individual owns and...

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Our selves: remembering and current

A month or so ago I read a fascinating article that basically explores whether it is our ability to live in the moment or to live in our memories that creates happiness. The article...

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Poll: SS lesson

We’ve probably all been there at some point. You’re sitting in Sunday School and the teacher asks a seemingly benign question, when someone raises their hand with an answer that makes you cringe. It...

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Poll: Sexual assault

Despite a 60% decline in reported sexual assault since 1993, the numbers of women (and men) that fall victim to these crimes are still staggering and hard to reconcile. Depending on which statistic you...