Hayden Davis and Dustin Larsen are young professionals living in new york city, they are both active members of the LDS church, openly gay and have been foundational in starting a movement toward inclusion within the church by starting and promoting a weekly scripture study group for LGBTQ members and their friends within their wards. The program has spread like wildfire and not only strengthened testimonies, but helped people find a comfortable place where they can find common ground and help each other along their journey. On this episode...Read More
Judy Pham is a convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints who grew up Buddhist in Northern California as a child of Vietnamese Immigrants. She moved to New York as a teenager and lived there for 10 years before moving back to the West Coast. Judy has was chosen to share her experiences at the recent Mormon Studies Conference at Claremont University as part of a panel of 4 LDS people discussing Millennials and mormonism.
Keaton Hill is a BYU student from Arizona, studying politics and living the college life in Provo, UT. He is a member of the LDS church, and also runs the hilarious and highly popular instagram account @basicprovobro, which uses memes to parody the Peculiarities of LDS culture, particularly those of young single adults living in Utah. His instagram account has almost 40,000 followers and, in combination with other LDS focused meme accounts, has received a lot of attention for hilarious content as well as stirring some controversy.Read More
Saints Unscripted is a popular YouTube television program that uses a roundtable format of 3-4 “hosts” to discuss a myriad of topics relevant to members or investigators of the LDS church. The program was founded in 2016 by BYU students and has since released 231 videos, with topics ranging from the comical to the spiritual, the doctrinal to the cultural and everything in between.Read More
Kortni Niccoli is a young entrepreneur who started the Swimwear brand Kortni Jeane . Established in 2014, Kortni launched Kortni Jeane in hopes of bringing you swimmers that represent your personality without having to pay for a custom suit. Kortni wanted to create a swimmer that every person, no matter their body type, feels comfortable and. confident in, and it all started with a sewing machine and a dream. Today, Kortni Jeane is a global brand selling to thousands of Women, Kids and Men and not only that, giving back to the community. Kortni has done all of this while navigating her early twenties, living her faith, getting married and starting a family. On this episode..Read More
Kimmi Wernli is the President and owner of Crazy Richard's Peanut Butter Co., who's peanut related products range from Peanut butter to almond butter to cashew butter and much more. As a second-generation business owner of Crazy Richard’s Peanut Butter, Kimmi is a leader in the peanut industry and a successful woman entrepreneur. She is a mom of four who values the importance of feeding children and families foods in their natural form. She values her faith above all else and instills those values into her company. On this episode,Read More
Andy Proctor is a Blogger, Academic and Positive Psychology activist. For the past few years, Andy has dedicated his life to the study of Happiness and the never ending pursuit we all have to live happy lives. Throughout his journey, he has spent time seeking out the experts in this field, attaining a deep understanding of the science behind the theories, putting them into practice in his own life and sharing his learnings with the world. Andy's Blog, Morehappylife provides people with resources and training to empower people to live happier lives by utilizing techniques that emphasize positivity, gratitude and practicing an optimistic outlook on life. On this episode..Read More