Pioneer’s Faith in a False Gospel

Pioneer’s Faith in a False Gospel

Romans 1:16; “For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.”  Ensign, ‘The Faith of the Pioneers,’ July 1984; “The power that moved our gospel forebears was...

This is the Place 1847

This is the Place 1847

July 24, 1847 On this day in history, Brigham Young stood in the Salt Lake Valley and declared ‘This is the place’. Contrary to the LDS version of why Brigham and 147 others hiked to the Wasatch Front, the first of many arrived to their new home because of their poor...

Handcart Blame Game

Handcart Blame Game

With the advent of the Mormon Church’s yearly tribute to Mormon Pioneers approaching we felt it’d be worthy to look at a few facts about the handcart companies to know the rest of the story, as Paul Harvey used to say. The amount of attention the Church gives to this...

Worshiping Pioneer Ancestors

Worshiping Pioneer Ancestors

 Worshipping the Mormon Pioneers      I write this article with the intent of introducing the Mormon people to the idea of thinking about what and/or whom they are worshipping.  What I don’t want to do is send the message that I'm here to bash them or ridicule the...