Jack Naneek discusses contagions. Ideas are contagious, which is great if the ideas are great, but terrible if the ideas are terrible. We compare two… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 025: Don’t Get Sick With New Ideas!
Jack Naneek and Bill Reel sit down to discuss spiritual experiences, telepathy, healing, and precognition. Priesthood, truth claims, and exclusive rights to wield God magic… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 023: God Magic, Spiritual Experiences and the Paranormal.
Jack Naneek discusses Joseph, a young man in his ward. A discussion about why any of us go to church is started. Church, in turns… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 022: All The Josephs
Jack Naneek explores literalism, authority, and how some Mormons wish the LDS Church really was a cult. Stories of the Old Testament are examined, foundational… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 021: Some Wish It Were A Cult
Jack Naneek tackles failure and criticism, pointing out that it’s usually the source of the our greatest learning. More important, however, is the stepping back… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 019: Not Invented Here!
Bill Reel joins Jack Naneek for a discussion about seeking validation, the institutional church and where to find peace when no one around you seems… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 018: Jack and Bill (Go Up a Hill)
Jack Naneek discusses a monk’s enlightenment as he walks through the market. Our binary world is examined and compared with the less binary views of… Read More »Mormon Awakenings: Episode 017: It Ain’t So Binary
Today we hit on Boundaries. Healthy boundaries and more specifically unhealthy boundaries. We use the example of a Bishop’s interview with a youth. We directly… Read More »274: Safe and Unsafe Boundaries in Mormonism
Richard Bushman recently said “The dominant narrative is not true”. Essentially that the story Mormonism has told about itself is not holding up to scholarship… Read More »POST: The Dominant Narrative Is Not True
Today Chris Bloxham sits down with Bill Reel for a little turn of the tables. Bill is asked directly What his Mormonism looks like after… Read More »171: Special Episode – Bill Reel: Mormonism My Way