Zelophehad’s Daughters

Bishops: A Thoroughly Unscientific Poll

Posted by Katya

What does your current bishop do for a living? Bonus: What did your last bishop do for a living?

Spiritual Authority Figures and Spiritual Role Models

Posted by Beatrice

I am going to start out with a couple of thought questions. First of all, in general do Mormon women see Mormon men as spiritual authority figures and spiritual role models? I would say, yes.  Many Mormon women look up to their Bishops and Stake Presidents and listen carefully to the insights that they share […]

Doctrinal Density of the Scriptures

Posted by Ziff

We just finished talking about the war chapters at the end of Alma a couple of weeks ago, in my ward’s Sunday School anyway. Discussion of these chapters sometimes brings up an argument about whether all scriptures are equally valuable, since of course if you don’t believe they are, these chapters are perfect examples to […]

‘Tis a Far, Far Better Thing

Posted by Petra

I have a job where I occasionally have to work on Sundays. When I do, I can work from anywhere, because all I need is my laptop and an internet connection. My weekend work is rote work that doesn’t take much thought; generally, I listen to books on tape or watch TV, and the work […]

Missionaries and Mental Health

Posted by Beatrice

In the middle of my mission, I had two very sick companions one after the other.  With both companions, their health was so bad that we slowly spent more and more time in the apartment until they were eventually sent home.  It was a challenging experience for me in both cases as I focused my […]