Can Feelings Lead Us to God?

By Kristen B My journey is composed of infinite shades of feeling: minutes, hours, days, years--a myriad of hues that construct the ongoing tapestry of my life. Threads of learning, in the depth of emotion that a human life brings, have woven my heart to the ways of the Savior. He who is the means of redemption gives meaning to the emotion of days that form a life. The process of aligning the human experience with the divine is not an easy one, but there is a harmony that can burst forth when...
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How Does God Speak to Us?

By Mallory P. Someone asked me to come to the faculty meeting because notes needed to be taken. Mr. Someone was my boss, so I took off my coat and put my purse back in the cabinet. I love my job (I do), but late afternoon faculty meetings push the limits of my otherwise enjoyable work day. Do you ever have those moments where you can feel in the sarcomeres of every muscle the tension of life’s unaddressed concerns and worries? I felt it for just a moment, and I sighed as I walked up the tw...
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The Scientific Method

By Tim L. During my time as a Mormon missionary, I often had the chance to share my conviction that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the true church of Jesus Christ on the Earth today. In response I was often asked, “How do you know?” How can we know anything of a spiritual nature? I think a lot of intelligent people are averse to religion because they perceive a lack of proof for the existence of God or the divinity of Jesus Christ. I understand this need for proof. Ever...
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