Speaker: Ganie Dehart

Panel: Mormons and Easter

Mormons are painfully inconsistent about celebrating Easter. Many Mormons grow up in wards that don’t do much to celebrate Easter. Given Mormon insularity, they often aren’t aware of how other churches celebrate Easter and Holy Week. LDS General Conference trumps Easter when it falls on the first Sunday in April. This panel will explore the …

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On the Journey Together: A Look at Midwest Pilgrimage

For decades, a group of LDS women has been gathering for an annual weekend retreat called Midwest Pilgrimage. Part workshops and classes, part support group, part spiritual and intellectual feast, and part slumber party with bowls of M&Ms, this group provides nourishment for mind, body, and soul. Panelists will share a bit of Pilgrimage history …

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