Category Archives: Sharing the Gospel with Mormons

Viewpoint on Mormonism named on Top 10 list for 2018

Viewpoint on Mormonism, MRM’s weekday 14-minute radio program that has been airing since 2011, was awarded by the Christian Podcast Community as one of the 10 best Christian podcasts in 2018. Besides Viewpoint on Mormonism, others on the list included Greg Koukl’s Stand to Reason, Todd Friel’s Wretched Radio, and James White’s The Dividing Line. […]

Eine Begegnung mit den Mormonen Missionaren: 15 Dinge die sie Ihnen möglicherweise nur zögernd sagen werden

English version: Here Translation by Christian Peeck Derzeit befindet sich die Zahl der von der Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der letzten Tage ausgesandten Vollzeitmissionare in den Zehntausendern. Die meisten dieser jungen Männer und Frauen befinden sich im späten Teenageralter oder am Anfang ihrer 20er. Jedoch zählen zu ihren den von den Mormone ausgesandten Missionaren […]

Examining Mormonism’s Founder: The What-Did-Joseph-Smith-Lie-About Approach

By Rob Sivulka Summary A question I am often asked while holding up my “JosephLied.com” website sign [1] is, “What did Joseph lie about?” The question is like having a fish bite on the bait. When that happens, it’s time to set the hook and reel it in! While many issues may be brought up, I […]

Combating Poor Biblical Exegesis: The Putting-Verses-Back-Into-their-Context Approach

By Eric Johnson Summary While the Bible is a part of the official canon of the LDS Church, many verses are badly mishandled by some Mormons when making their case. By understanding these verses in context, the Christian can provide an intelligent response to help the Mormon see that the Bible, when properly interpreted, does not […]

The Gospel Topics Essays: The Dynamite Approach

By Eric Johnson Summary Written by LDS scholars, the “Gospel Topics Essays” are available on the official lds.org website. These articles cover a variety of topics and attempt to confront the checkered history of Mormonism while smoothing out the rough edges. However, instead of placating many questioning Mormons, these writings tend to chafe the souls of […]

Good News for Mormon Women: The Overcoming Obstacles Approach

By Sharon Lindbloom Summary Many obstacles can stand in the way of Mormons recognizing the truth concerning Mormonism and accepting God’s merciful gift of redemption in Christ alone. For many LDS women, those barriers are deep-set, high, and very wide. Yet as Christians learn to understand and address these obstacles, the eternal fears with which […]

Exploring Mormon Racism: The All-Are-Justified-the-Same Approach

By Joel B Groat Summary In June 1978, Spencer W. Kimball, the LDS Church’s twelfth president, lifted the church’s century-long ban on men of African descent holding the LDS priesthood. It wasn’t until 2013 that the church addressed the underlying racism inherent in that ban. Although this is not a topic to be used in […]