Almost Awakened: 050: Life in Prison

Today I sit down with a friend who spent roughly a year in prison. What is prison life like? How does an Almost Awakened person perceive and negotiate their time and thoughts and behavior and what observations are made about the system and people around them?RESOURCES:https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/gabrielsanchez/sara-bennett-looking-inside-women-prison-incarceration https://www.themarshallproject.org/2018/07/12/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-prisoner

Radio Free Mormon: 194: Brave Sir Kerry (Muhlestein)

Dr. Kerry Muhlestein, BYU Egyptologist apologist for the Book of Abraham, has finally responded to our invitation to have him and Dr. John Gee on the podcast to show Dr. Robert Ritner where he is wrong.  Unfortunately, Dr. Muhlestein and Dr. Gee have declined the invitation.  Not because they are scared, mind you, but because […]

Marriage on a Tightrope: 084: Anne Buckle

Anne Buckle is an episcopalian who found herself head over heels for a Mormon boy.  She sits down with Kattie to tell her mixed faith marriage story as someone who has never been a member of the LDS church. Sign up for our 6 week online mixed faith marriage course “Workshop on a Tightrope”.  The […]

Almost Awakened: 049: Accepting Your Humanity

Today on the Almost Awakened Podcast we talk about how we judge ourselves and judge others and our behaviors as good or bad. But there is a challenge to step back and to see others in their humanity. To comprehend the trauma that is handed down to each one of us and to sit with […]

Mormon Discussion: 354: Bombs and Bombshells

Yesterday I received a strange box at my employment.  The message, where the box was placed, the Duct Tape, and the how the box got where it did all were red flags.  Knowing the Mark Hoffman story…..   Knowing some of the threats that others in this space have dealt with including myself in terms of […]

Radio Free Mormon: 193: John Gee Comes Clean!

In a stunning reversal of events, John Gee publicly announces he no longer believes a long-touted evidence for the Book of Abraham is valid!  This raises the question, how long has John Gee known this, and why has he been the major proponent of this evidence for decades?  After a thorough examination of the evidence, […]

Marriage on a Tightrope: 082: Family Milestone Events

In this episode, Kattie and Allan talk about how they handled their “back to school” blessings for their 4 childrens.  They also give a number of tips on how to approach family milestone events.  This can be sibling baptisms, ordinations, etc.  Temple sealings is the example that Kattie and Allan spend the most time speaking […]