More Good Foundation Taxes

More Good Foundation gets $450k from Church, Denies It

According to their website, the More Good Foundation provides “ . . . tools, training, and support for Latter-day Saints to share their beliefs online.” They own 400 pro-LDS websites and an estimated 1360 domains*. In a single year they spent over $140,000 purchasing domains and websites that painted Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day…

Not Anti-Mormon

We Are NOT Anti-Mormons!

Hey guys, I just wanted to take a minute and reiterate that we are NOT anti-Mormons, wolves in sheep’s clothing, or any of the other things that we get accused of daily. I’m amazed at how many people assume that just because we are honest about church history, and talk about the not-so-pleasant aspects of…

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Helen Mar Kimball, Wife of Joseph Smith

There is a lot of controversy and misunderstanding surrounding Helen Mar Kimball, the 14-year-old that Joseph Smith polygamously married when he was 37. Anti-Mormons use the facts about Joseph’s relationship with her to attack his character. This article will summarize writings from FAIR Blog as well as from Mormon Scholar, Brian C. Hales, to shed light…

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Suits No Longer Required for Missionaries

As a missionary in northern Brasil, the last day I wore my suit was in the MTC. It was pretty common for Elders to realize they didn’t need one and give it to a ward member departing on his own mission. For the sub-sweltering missions, this is big news – Elders are no longer required…

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Top 10 Mormon Memes

Welcome to my top 10 funniest Mormon memes. Yes, LDS humor is a little nerdy, but we like it that way. 10. Hipster Joseph 9. Chased by a What? 8. Well, it’s Easier than the Army 7. A Couple More Cubits and We’d Still Have Him 6. I Pity the Fool That Doesn’t Choose the…

Quiet Dignity

Quiet Dignity

Note: This article was meant to be tongue-in-cheek – please read it as such. When you get to the MTC, one of the first things you’ll be taught about is Quiet Dignity. I’d never heard the phrase, and let’s just say it didn’t come naturally to me. Quiet dignity is pretty much exactly what it…