Mormon pioneer grit helped prepare me for this pandemic
“Even though I’m not attending the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints anymore, I had a moment of real gratitude that I’d been raised to have a year’s supply of food,” says guest columnist Mette Harrison.
Even if I’m not a believing Mormon anymore, family will be forever
“Family is family,” says guest blogger Mette Harrison. “And even if I’m not a believing Mormon anymore, family will be forever.”
This Mother’s Day, give Mormon women the gift of Heavenly Mother
“Experiences with Heavenly Mother in prayer and in poetry are an important part of me accepting and gradually coming to love myself,” says guest blogger Mette Harrison.
The New Mormon Primary manuals were not designed with real children in mind
This weekend, Mormons around the world will start using the church’s new curriculum. Primary teacher Mette Harrison says the lessons are going to be way over children’s heads.
Being excluded from a Mormon temple wedding
Mette Harrison just sat out a Mormon temple wedding for the first time in her adult life, remaining outside while the rest of her family celebrated a sealing ceremony within. Why does the LDS Church exclude so many loved ones from a couple’s big day?
‘Mormon Families Are Forever’ shouldn’t be a threat
Guest blogger Mette Harrison offers 4 ways the idea of eternal families may not be good news for everyone — especially when it’s used as a tool to bludgeon the non-believing.