Why Mormonism Worked For Me

I am sometimes frustrated when I hear people talk about how great Mormonism worked as a “first part of life” experience. They enthuse over stake dances, road shows, youth activities, scouting, the Young Womanhood program, Primary songs and programs, moving help, fast offerings, the bishop’s storehouse, counseling, and more. Many current active Mormons who see the same problems I see argue that the church is changing (which it is, albeit slowly and not always…