Unrolling the Scrolls – Hugh Nibley

Unrolling the Scrolls – Forgotten Witnesses by Hugh W. Nibley, 1967: Yesterday I was in Disneyland, and that gives you different views of things. One thing was very impressive: all these exhibits you see about the structure of the universe and their accompanying historical views are drawn from just one source ....more

Joseph Smith and plurality of gods

Two rather irritating neighbor kids informed my children —...more

Learning to Listen

I have often heard that women like to vent, talk about their problems, disclose what’s going on, that kind of thing. But, I have also heard that women don’t really want their man to “fix-it”. They just want to talk about it ....more

Silly movies with leprachauns

I’m feeling a bit silly so I thought it might be the leprachauns...more

How to reach God

I’m not sure that folding your arms to pray is the best way to make contact with God. I started thinking about this, and I wondered when and why we as a church fold our arms to pray. I think for me, it goes back to Primary — it was a sign of being ready to pray, a sign of [...] The post How to reach God appeared first on Eve Out of the Garden ....more

The blood moon tetrad

I had to do some research about these blood moons because some people believe that they are signs of the times. But you can’t believe everything you read on the Internet or hear in the news....more

He wants you

I believe men and women are different and I occasionally write about the “visual man”....more

Surviving San Francisco earthquake

I just finished making a video about my grandma who survived the...more

Eternal round and distilling souls

To understand the Plan of Salvation in the context of God’s “eternal round,” I like to use the model of a “continuous distillation process,” rather than employing a “batch process model’ that represents the “one time through” doctrine, which I would call only a “snap shot” of the LDS Plan of Salvation. For those who have ears to hear, the [...] The post Eternal round and distilling souls appeared first on Eve Out of the Garden ....more

Eternal Progression

Over the years, I’ve been thinking about eternal progression and I’ve developed some ideas — but not the typical Plan of Salvation....more