Making Safer Spaces

I know. People don’t need yet another post about how much they dislike and disagree with the Exclusion Policy. It’s no secret that I’m upset about it, for what it’s doing to the LGBTQ Mormon community, and for what it means for children who want to be baptized at the...

Why I Turned In My Temple Recommend

“And so I say to Elder Christofferson and the other leaders: Our family is actively dealing with the issues that are arising where we as parents feel one way and the expectations of our Church are very different. But we’re not gay, so our soon-to-be 8-year-old is good to go?” — James Patterson talks about how he’s dealing with the Church’s recent policies

Going to church somewhere new.

For the past few weeks I’ve been going to church somewhere new. I have always enjoyed learning about other faiths and have never considered myself an insular Mormon. I have visited other churches for a long time. I served my mission in the Southern United States...

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The Barker Brothers’ Projects


Rational Faiths is taking a step to help those who cannot help themselves. We have pledged to “Adopt a Stake” through the Liahona Children’s Foundation. Join with us!

"...we are asking our Church leaders to inquire of the Lord if the one year wait on the temple sealing can be changed..."


"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends." Martin Luther King Jr.


We’re putting our stories and the stories of those who have chosen to share out there. We hope you come away with a better understanding of what those who are injured or sick during their missions go through.


These videos were created for Latter-day Saint parents and allies to voice their love for their LGBT brothers and sisters, sons and daughters. They want to give a message of comfort and support to other parents who are navigating the difficult conflicts that can arise in families around this issue.

Quote of the Month

"It is not as a child that I believe and confess Jesus Christ. My hosanna is born of a furnace of doubt." (Fyodor Dostoevsky)


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