Becoming a Man of Christ

I started a blog on tumblr in 2014 titled Becoming a Man of Christ. At the time I was a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The name came to me after we’d been asked to create an online presence as missionaries.

My first few posts can be seen here at:

After I returned home from my mission at the end of 2014, I stepped away from my blog and eventually from the Church. But over the last few months, as I’ve been returning to the Church, I’ve felt a need to renew it. I thought Medium would be the perfect place for that.

I just redid my page,, and writing for that made me realize I have a lot to talk about. I’m in a unique position, though I don’t believe I’m the only one who has estranged himself from the religion only to find himself returning. Maybe in writing this I’ll find others like me. Hopefully I find friends who relate or find my ideas interesting. Regardless, it is good for me to write.

There is hope in the world.

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