Archive for November, 2014

  • I did it! I wrote 50,154 new words for a novel this November.

    Saturday, November 29th, 2014

  • If we are all children of God, how are we unique?

    Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

    As Mormons, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we believe that all of us are children of God. Not just Mormons, but everyone who has lived, now lives, and will yet live on the earth. Heavenly Father is the father of our spirits. We are all brothers and sisters as spirits […]

  • What do Mormons believe about the Second Coming of Jesus Christ?

    Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

    A friend asked me if Mormons or members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints believe in the Rapture. The short answer is that Mormons do not believe in the Rapture as defined by many Protestant faiths, but we do believe that there will be a succession of events before Christ’s Second Coming. […]

  • Are Mormons Protestants?

    Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

    In fifth grade during our world history lessons, we learned about religions and how the Protestant churches broke away from the Catholic Church. Our teacher listed many churches that were Protestant. The Mormons or The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was on that list. I remember thinking, “Oh, that’s where we fit it. […]

  • What does a Mormon baptism look like?

    Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

    In The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints children can be baptized when they are eight years old. Currently baptisms for these children are conducted monthly and organized by the stake and ward (congregation) ┬áleaders. They are structure based on the needs of the members of those congregations. The set up may be different […]