Tag Archives: mormonism

Mormons Rely on Self, Reject Jesus’ Efficacy on Cross

28 February

 General Conference, ‘Making Righteous Choices at the Crossroads of Life,’ October 1988; “But if we are obedient and faithful to the laws, ordinances, and covenants which we accept with our free agency, of our own free will and choice, we can attain eternal life.” – Robert Dean Hales Colossians 2:14 “Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances […]

How to Witness to a Mormon Updated and Expanded!

08 November

We receive countless e-mails and phone calls on a daily basis asking us how to witness to a friend or loved one in Mormonism.  While I’ve numbered the tips below for witnessing it doesn’t necessarily mean they’re in order of importance. However, it is important is to remember that everything I’ve listed for tips on […]

Losing Track of the Real Jesus

30 October

 2010 First Presidency Christmas Devotional, ‘Seeing Christmas through New Eyes,’ December 2010; “The more commercialized and busy the Christmas season becomes, the easier it is for the sublime message of the Savior’s life to get lost along the way. If we notice that planning for parties and scrambling for presents begin to detract from the […]

Baptism at the Age of 8

19 September

Not long ago a Utah newspaper, the Utah Valley 360 published an article titled “Eight is great: 8 things to teach your child before baptism”. In the article the author lists 8 things Mormon parents need to teach their children about baptism before they turn eight. In this article I’d like to cover these “tips” […]