Category: feminism


Do women preside at church?

Our church places a huge emphasis on the word “preside.” The word preside is often used in sacrament meetings, general conference, and other church meetings. Whoever conducts often announces that someone is presiding. Always,...


Talk About Your Easy Fixes

A proper missionary sendoff, in my ward, includes the performance of a certain EFY medley you’ve probably heard once or twice. This is fairly conventional stuff. Back in my day (aka the 80’s) the...


Sunday School: A Love/Hate Letter

When I tell people that there are 13 high school sophomores in my Sunday School class, they often say, “Isn’t that hard?” And it is. But not because of the dozen plus teenagers and...