If God Looks Upon the Heart, Why do Leaders Look at Grooming?

1 Samuel 16:7 says, “But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.” Why do LDS leaders spend so much time […]

Niblet Nominations

Over at Mormon Matters, they’re nominating various blogs or post in the bloggernacle.  They have categories for various topics: best new blog, best group blog, best post, most spiritual post, funniest post, etc.  Anyway, nominations are open to anyone, so if you want to nominate something, please do so over at Mormon Matters.

Anonymous bad behavior: Are you guilty?

Internet anonymity can have both good and bad consqeuences.  Some people can fall in love, yet never meet in person.  Others, can engage in sociopathic behavior that they would not do without the cloak of anonymity. This blog came about because I wanted to ask provocative questions that I didn’t feel safe to do in […]

Diversity in the Church

First of all, let me say that I am truly sad about Pres Hinckley’s passing. He is a true inspiration, and I, as well as the church will greatly miss him. His humor, and candor will be greatly missed. Newsweek has an interesting article found at It talks about diversity in the church, and […]