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2016 Sunstone Borderlands

For the past several years, Sunstone has been committed to recognizing Mormons living in the “Borderlands.” During the past thirteen years D. Jeff Burton has authored a series of articles entitled, “Braving the Borderlands” and his column has been the inspiration for these conferences. Sunstone recognizes that living in the Borderlands of the Mormon faith isn’t just …

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Rachel, Not Comforted

By Dana Haight Cattani “But on the whole his life ran its course as he believed life should do: easily, pleasantly, and decorously.” —The Death of Ivan Ilych, Leo Tolstoy1   From beneath her fashionable blonde wig, Darla introduced herself to my gynecologic cancer support group. A first-timer, she listed a few descriptors—grandmother, business owner, widow …

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Past Events and Symposia

Past Symposiums and Events SUNSTONE NORTHWEST 2015 AUG312015 2COMMENTS       Sunstone Seattle November 14, 2015    Schedule: November 14th at the Community of Christ Seattle 9:00 am Registration 9:30 am – 10:15 am Blogpocalypse: What the Bloggernacle Means For Mormon Faith presented by Geoff Nelson 10:30 pm – 11:15 am God’s Clowns in the Parade of Metaphor: Mormon …

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Impossible Hymn

The course of study for Relief Society and Priesthood for 2015 is the Teachings of Ezra Taft Benson.  Lesson 11 is titled “Follow the Living Prophet”.  This lesson has all ready generated some discussion as much of it is based on President Benson’s controversial talk given in 1980 at BYU “Fourteen Fundamentals in Following the …

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The Good Patient

 By Dana Haight Cattani Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment. Anonymous   To obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken than the fat of rams. 1 Samuel 15:22     I CANNOT COUNT the number of needle pricks I have had in the past two years. Since my cancer diagnosis, …

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