Pop Culture

July 14, 2016
This Pokemon Inspired App is Changing Missionary Work Forever premium
The makers of the smash hits, FaithChat™ and Angry Mormons™ announced this week the release of Gospel Go™. In similar fashion to the Pokemon-themed game, Gospel Go overlays your physical world with virtual indicators guiding members to locations where they can seek out and catch converts. One of the app’s early beta testers, Matthew Higgins, […]
May 28, 2016
Popular Mormon Ads Reimagined with Marvel Characters premium
This is what happens when Avengers assemble…in your favorite Mormon Ads! Comic book fan Sean Leslie has recreated popular Mormon Ads with a superhero twist. The results are, dare we say it, super. 1. Put it on 2. Some assembly required 3. Rock solid 4. Just once won’t hurt 5. Rise above the blues 6. You’re never big enough […]
May 16, 2016
Jamesthemormon Just Dropped a New Music Video to Let Everyone Know They’re Treasure premium
James Curran, who just recently hit number one on the Billboard new artist chart, just released his newest video entitled Treasure. The video features Yahosh Bonner and was written to help the world see that we are all Treasure in God’s eyes. While we may be imperfect and we all struggle with different trials, we […]
February 27, 2016
What This Harry Potter Plot Hole Reveals About the Plan of Salvation premium
Cover photo ©Warner Bros. It was one in the morning at a bus station in Chile, and everything was still and quiet. Even the street dogs seem more subdued, I thought as I moved my foot out from underneath one that had collapsed on top of me. I held my backpack a little tighter, and […]
January 29, 2016
If Disney Characters Were Mormon premium
Have you ever wondered what Disney movies would be like if the characters we all know and love were members of the Church? Well, we did. Here are a few examples of classic Disney moments gone Mormon:  1. Elder Woody gets a little jealous of Elder Lightyear’s new calling.   2. It looks like Hercules returned […]
October 26, 2015
LDS Rap? This Mormon Is Proving It Has A Place premium
When you hear the words ‘rap’ and ‘Mormon’ in the same sentence, you might think of corny missionary P-Day YouTube videos, or you might, like the more musically puritan among us, think, “SACRILEGE.” The truth is that rap is not a beloved genre of music for many members of the church — you probably won’t […]
August 5, 2015
How to not be the Eponine in Your Relationships premium
Cover image © Universal Pictures Sometimes being in love is absolutely miserable. In fact, I’ve found that misery often comes hand in hand with love. That is why some of the most famous love stories are surrounded with the most terrible tragedy. A clear example is the classic story of Les Miserables, where Marius finally […]
June 27, 2015
What is Love? – Thoughts on Obergefell v. Hodges premium
Love wins. By now, you’ve probably seen or heard these two words more than a hundred times. With the landmark Obergefell v. Hodges decision fresh off of the docket, which legalizes gay marriage in all 50 states, the national dialogue has swiftly centered on the theme of love. Social media is filled with images of […]
June 17, 2015
The Message You Might Have Missed in Johnny Lingo premium
image © The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints Remember Johnny Lingo? I recall as a youth convincing our sunday school teacher to skip their lesson to let us watch it. I remember rooting for Mahana as she faced the villagers snarky remarks. I remember thinking how handsome Johnny Lingo looked in that toga. […]
April 24, 2015
What Sam Can Teach Us About Service In The Church premium