• Take Off Your Shoes

    One of my favorite scriptures of all time is Numbers 11:29. I think about it often. It’s that one where Moses basically says he doesn’t know why people fight over who has authority…

  • Follow Your Heart – It Knows the Way

    I remember sitting in my car in the parking lot of my boyfriend’s apartment complex in Orem, Utah. I was crying. I felt so alone and confused and didn’t know what was happening…

  • Returning to a Loving Universe

    Last time, I talked about the voices in my head that were so loud that I felt like I couldn’t feel God’s love anymore. I was spinning and trying to get even a…

  • Sitting with Scripture – Setting Them Free

    The scriptures in the image above are Thomas Jefferson’s. He didn’t like certain parts of the scriptures that he felt took away from the central messages of Christ’s gospel, so he took scissors…

  • A Place for Pagans?

    The other day I shared a story about praying to God using different names. That experience has sat with me deeply these past couple days. There have been times in my life when…

  • The First Commandment – It Matters.

    Thou shalt have no other gods. It’s found multiple times in all of the major works of scripture. It’s the very first commandment, every time. Why? Why does the type of god we…

  • Transformational Religion – The God of Love

    There are religions out there that we have called pagan, heathen, or even gentile. The term “pagan” originally connoted a country-dweller, perhaps someone a little rough around the edges, or in just one…

  • Folding Socks – All Are Alike Unto God

    I grew up being told that a woman’s greatest calling, even her divine role, was to bear and care for children. When Shiloh and I were married, we immediately started a family, and…