043: Creating a Family Culture

In this episode of The Gift of the Mormon Faith Crisis, Margi and John share and discuss their ideas in creating a family culture. Margi uses the metaphor of a “tower” with 5 building blocks to show their cumulative effect. These building blocks are: Values — the foundational layer Embodiment — the living of those values Ritual — the framework …

040-042: Thriving as a Mormon Mixed-Faith Couple – Kattie and Allan Mount

Join us today on The Gift of the Mormon Faith Crisis as Allan and Kattie Mount share with us their top tips for thriving as a Mormon mixed-faith couple. Allan and Kattie Mount co-host the “Marriage on a Tightrope” podcast which is focused on supporting Mormon mixed-faith couples. This presentation was first delivered in Salt Lake City at the June …

039: Must-Have Resources for Navigating a Mormon Faith Crisis

Today on the Gift of the Mormon Faith Crisis Dr. John Dehlin, Natasha Helfer Parker, and Margi Weber Dehlin will discuss a new list that is available on our website “Must-Have Resources for Navigating a Mormon Faith Crisis.” Please provide us with your comments and suggestions! Audio Download MP3

037-038: Healthy Marriage

In these episodes, John and Margi have a discussion with Natasha Helfer Parker, LCMFT, CST about forming a foundation for marriage that withstands change.  They also discuss guiding principles to maintaining successful relationships. In Part 1, John, Margi and Natasha discuss: Differentiation: the constant tension between “me” and “we” in marriage Respect/friendship in a relationship The Protection Model vs the …

032-036: Top Issues/Tips for Mormon Women after a Faith Crisis

In Parts 1 & 2 recorded on May 28, 2019, we begin to explore the top issues/tips for Mormon women after a faith crisis. In Parts 3, 4, & 5 recorded on June 25, 2019, we focus on changes in sexual roles and perspectives as a progressive or post-Mormon woman. Our panel includes marriage/sex therapist Natasha Helfer Parker, transitions life …

028-031: Parenting After a Mormon Faith Crisis: An Overview

Join us now as we discuss Part 1 and 2 in our series of parenting after a Mormon Faith Crisis. In this episode Natasha Helfer Parker, Margi and John Dehlin provide some overarching principles to guide post-Orthodox parenting. We also take your questions and comments to guide the flow of the episode. Links mentioned during the podcast: The Awakened Family: How …

024-027: The Essential Role of Grief in a Mormon Faith Crisis

Join us now for a new series of “The Gift of the Mormon Faith Crisis.” Our focus will be on exploring and applying the extended Kubler-Ross Model for grief to a Mormon Faith Crisis. We heartily welcome your questions, stories, and comments! Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Part 4: Part 1 Download MP3 Part 2 Download MP3 Part 3 …

022-023: Communicating with Children During a Faith Transition

In Part 1 recorded January 31, 2017, Margi and John Dehlin interview Julie De Azevedo-Hanks, Kerstin Koldewyn, and former LDS Quorum of the 70 member Hans Mattsson (Sweden) about how to speak to children during a Mormon faith transition. Questions and comments are also discussed from our live listening audience. In Part 2 recorded February 28, 2017, Margi and John Dehlin …

018-021: Communicating with the Church Leadership, Ward Members, and Neighbors During and After a Mormon Faith Crisis

In a 2-part episode recorded on March 19, 2019, Dr. John Dehlin, Margi Weber Dehlin, and Natasha Helfer Parker discuss the topic of “Communicating with the Church Leadership, Ward Members, and Neighbors During and After a Mormon Faith Crisis.” We integrated comments from the community, along with your questions and comments. Some of the subtopics in Part 1 and 2 …