Sunstone is partnering with the Open Stories Foundation to bring a Mormon weekend of healing, growth, and fun to the Phoenix area.


Open Stories will be hosting an all-day work shop on Saturday, March 3 followed by a Sunstone conference on Sunday, March 4.  You will need to register separately for each event!


Register for the Mormon Stories conference here. Register for the Sunstone event below:


Sunday, March 4, 2018

Location: Phoenix Central Community of Christ

9:30 am  Welcome and socializing
10:00 am Community of Christ Q&A:  President of Seventy Karin Franklin Peter and President of Seventy Keith McMillan. Karin and Keith will respond to questions from Community of Christ folks and Sunstone participants.
11:00 am Worship and Communion (Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper) with Community of Christ
NOON Sunstone Conference Begins:
  • Lunch presentation sponsored by Sunstone: Jerilyn Hassell Pool Mormon Food Science -Mormon Potluck

Top Ten Crazy Mormon Stories: Lindsay Hansen Park and Kenneth Lines

 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm What Joseph Smith Taught Me About Healing Sexual Abuse: Matt Long
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Plant Medicines and Healing in Mormonism:  Micah Nickolaisen

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Keynote Mormon Leaks: Ryan McKnight 
 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm Advice From the Heart” Blurb: “Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give your younger self about managing your Faith Crisis? presented by Glenn Ostlund, Colleen Payne Dietz, Scott Rowley
   Refreshments and mingling



Please bring a side dish to our Epic Mormon Potluck (bring the most “Mormon” food you can think of) and register to grab a ticket below:

  Pre-registration for this conference has closed. You are welcome to register on-site on the day of the Sunstone conference. On-Site registration is $20 per person.  
  Make a donation to Sunstone! We need it!





The 2018 Sunstone Southwest Conference will be held at the Phoenix Community of Christ building, located at 4224 N 44th St, Phoenix, AZ 85018.