Author: Jeremy Goff

5 Signs You Are Dating The Right One.

When you are dating someone often you start to wonder, could this be the one?  Everyone has a list either written or unwritten. However, we should have realistic expectations and realize that we marry potential and not perfection. So how do you know if they are the right one? Here are five signs that they are the right one for you! 1. They Put In Effort.   If marriage is meant to be a two-way partnership, then dating needs to be a two-way road as well. If you find yourself in a relationship where you are putting in all, or almost...

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Four Ways The Shame Culture Is Corrupting Mormon Culture.

Four Ways The Shame Culture Is Corrupting Mormon Culture. There is a thriving shame culture in the world today. The shame culture is a cancer; and sadly, it has infected in many aspects Mormon culture. Having lived in the South I experienced persecution for being a member of the church. But nowhere have I experienced more shame and persecution than by members of the church. Like the olive tree overtaken with wild branches, Mormon culture has been overpowered and corrupted by the shame culture. (See Elder Christofferson’s talk on the shame culture). It is time for us to realize that aspects...

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True Feminism Is Spelled Motherhood.

Every year when Mother’s Day approaches I think of the women in my life. I quickly realize they taught me everything worth knowing. Yes, the men in my life also taught me. But, more often than not, it was the women who mothered me who made the difference. These women were not CEO’s who ran large corporations, they did not manage hedge funds worth billions of dollars, they did not have their picture on TIME magazine, and they never appeared on the Forbes list of most influential women. But the work they did was far more important: they mothered...

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6 Ways Each Single Mormon Can Fix The Mormon Dating Game.

Dating can be one of the hardest experiences one can go through. For some it is short, my older sister was married at 18, and for others it is long, my oldest sister was married at 26. For those who end up in the dating phase of life longer than they planned it becomes one of their greatest trials to endure cheerfully. It is extremely easy to blame all of your dating problems on the opposite gender, but that leads to nothing but bitterness. Instead, of saying “If only girls did this” or “If only guys did that” each...

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When Death Strikes, The Students At the BYU Jerusalem Center Turn To Christ. #PrinceOfPeace

When Death Strikes, The Students At the BYU Jerusalem Center Turn To Christ. Whenever you leave home for school, you often leave behind family and loved ones. That is what students at the BYU Jerusalem Center face every time they choose to study abroad. Because of this, often the students bond together into a family unit. That is what happened with the students of the 2016 BYU Jerusalem Center summer program. In the middle of their summer studies, tragedy stuck back home for one of the students, Rebekah,  her sister Rachel passed away unexpectedly. Everyone wanted to help Rebekah....

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