Everyday Saints

Bryce Mortimer, Valerie Loveless

(Formerly known as Behind the Scenes) Author Valerie Loveless brings you in-depth Latter-day Saint conversations on relevant topics and stories.

These are the questions and discussions everyday Latter-day Saints are having!

All Episodes

www.cedarfort.comCome, Follow Me with David Ridges 

Sep 20

1 hr 18 min

Dear Divine Daughter Event ticketsDear Divine Daughter book   

Sep 13

20 min 34 sec

cedarfort.com As Saints, we SingMichael's Website 

Sep 6

38 min 9 sec

cedarfort.comAlive in Christ 

Aug 31

55 min 39 sec

www.cedarfort.com

Jul 26

45 min 32 sec

www.cedarfort.comwww.drchristykane.com  

Jun 7

38 min 1 sec

www.cedarfort.com 

Apr 26

53 min 48 sec

President Nelson challenged us to study and learn the blessings of the Abrahamic Covenant at the October 2020 General Conference. Kerry has literally written the book on what the Covenant is, what blessings are promised to be and how to recognize when the covenant is being spoken about in the scriptures by recognizing the language used.

Mar 8

44 min 24 sec

Rhonna Designs owners Jeff and Rhonna stopped by to talk about their new book, Design Your Life in Beautiful and Meaningful Ways. It comes with a workbook where you can work on the things in life that you really want and how to connect to the spirit to be happy and fulfilled. Absolutely lovely people with a LOT going on. Check out their aps on the ap store and their book at www.cedarfort.com

Mar 1

32 min 45 sec

www.cedarfort.com

Feb 22

27 min 34 sec

www.cedarfort.com

Oct 2020

37 min 13 sec

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Oct 2020

34 min 30 sec

www.cedarfort.com

Sep 2020

43 min 21 sec

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Sep 2020

36 min 10 sec

Cedarfort.com

Sep 2020

42 min 33 sec

www.cedarfort.com

Aug 2020

49 min 3 sec

www.cedarfort.com/pages/podcasts George Potter, has traveled the world in search of Book of Mormon locations!  He has some very compelling evidence and ideas to share with us on where the Jaredites came from and possible locations they landed in the Americas. This is one you don't want to miss if you love archaeology and the Book of Mormon. He has totally new ideas I'll bet you haven't heard before. Did you know we have more podcasts?  Check out our podcasts page for our LDS centered content. 

Aug 2020

39 min 24 sec

Subscribe to Women of the Restoration Podcast: https://xro5wbyx.pages.infusionsoft.net/

Jul 2020

25 min 41 sec

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Jul 2020

39 min 49 sec

www.cedarfort.com/products/ransom

Jul 2020

34 min 31 sec

Troy Smith, Author of The Gadianton Robbers thinks they are still causing anarchy all over the world today.

Jul 2020

41 min 52 sec

Drew Young suffered from horrible anxiety attacks and depression while in the MTC. It got so bad that he had to come home.  He didn't know that coming home would make the condition worse, but through all of these trials, he was able to find the meaning of his mission.https://www.cedarfort.com/products/the-meaning-of-your-mission

Jun 2020

40 min 43 sec

Trent Stephens, professor of anatomy and embryology, with degrees in microbiology and zoology, has a score to settle between science and religion and he confronts the many ways our paradigms can lead us to the wrong conclusions.

Jun 2020

52 min 21 sec

The Aaronic priesthood is so much more than a baby step to the Melchizedek. It is for more than just the deacons passing the sacrament each week. Nathan Nelson explains what else it encompasses and how we can all utilize it, men and women alike, in our lives.

Jun 2020

43 min 12 sec

Talent Acquisitions Manager Angela Johnson joins the podcast to talk about her new book, The Earl of Arundel.  We go deep into topics like how to name your characters and how audiobooks are made.  This is a great episode for anyone who dreams of publishing one day.   

Jun 2020

1 hr 3 min

Preparing for a mission? These two RM's have the mission field down to a science! They've written the book on how to start off on the right foot and shorten the learning curve on missionary work.   

May 2020

44 min 37 sec

Are there laws of this creation that even God has to follow? If that is true, what does this mean for our prayers being answered, how does this change faith?  Scott Frazer has the answers to all of these questions and more. If you feel a bit slighted by the Father, perhaps you might want to give this episode a listen. 

May 2020

45 min 48 sec

Dwight Monson Author of Glimpsing Eternity and Shared Beliefs, Honest Differences shares the premise behind his new book.  

May 2020

47 min 3 sec

I found this fireside done by Mike McPheters a few years back.  He was a secret agent for the FBI but got called to be a bishop. It's a pretty wild story and you can also find the full book, Agent Bishop,  on cedarfort.com

May 2020

1 hr 6 min

Reg Christensen really lost a lot more than his wife in his divorce, finding himself jobless and battling all the usual proceedings of a divorce, Reg found hope and healing despite the challenges.  

Apr 2020

1 hr 9 min

David Ridges discusses the signs of the times from a fireside.

Apr 2020

1 hr 7 min

Shannon Symonds has been helping families and individuals through the trials and heartaches of Domestic violence for years.  She took this experience and wrote 2 novels about it, Safe House and Finding Hope.  Shannon offers advice for those who are watching loved ones experience the pain of domestic violence and her books, while entertaining are great insights into the secret lives of those who are abused at home.    

Apr 2020

46 min 48 sec

Author and Teacher Sierra Wilson teaches me how to keep those kids occupied and taught while we are going through this difficult social isolation.  

Mar 2020

31 min 39 sec

I wanted to share this sample from the audiobook Visions of Heaven today.  With all the craziness going on in the world, thanks to covid19, I thought we could all use this message of hope and love by Jane Moe.  You can also hear more of janes behind the scenes story in the Behind the Veil episode.  You can hear the whole audiobook on Itunes and Audible Print book and Previous podcast:https://www.cedarfort.com/products/visions-of-heaven?_pos=1&_sid=45a0c8df9&_ss=rAudiobook: https://www.audible.com/pd/Visions-of-Heaven-Audiobook/B0839GKMS7   

Mar 2020

37 min 54 sec

Stories of Lucy Mack Smith: Mother of the RestorationColumnist for MormonTimes.com Writer-originator “Poets of the Restoration” series on radio.lds.org  Writer for “History of the Hymns,” radio.lds.orgWriter for two major choir programs Writer for “A Celebration of Family History,” April 2010 Mystery Who Goes There?Murder by the SeaThe Last SuspectStorm & Deceit Biography Stories of Lucy Mack Smith:Mother of the RestorationBrigham Young, A Personal Portrait Joseph Smith, a PhotobiographyPoetry Songs of Life, 1985 Children Mormon Girls Series, six books published in the 1990sPioneer Stories of Faith and Courage Black Stars Over MexicoA. A. Seagull: Story of the Crickets and the Gulls (translated into German) I’m Going to Be Baptized Other LDS Bride’s Planner, 2002Divine Nature: Mother’s Quote Book Lyrics Hymns: “Lord, I Would Follow Thee” and “As Zion’s Youth,” published in Hymns, 1985 LDS hymnalThis Is My Day(title song to commercial album)Cry to the Wind(title song of commercial film)Over 20 songs for LDS Church semi-nary courses of study in various series— ”Quest,” “Like unto Us,”“Gates of Zion,” “Not of the World”Not in Vain: the Story of Dr. Ellis Reynolds ShippThe Best of Brigham Young:  Over 300 Quotes & Sayings.

Mar 2020

49 min 52 sec

Hot Mess Mom's are back and we are really running off the rails today in this hilarious episode about writing and Sarah McConkie's new Victorian romance, The Promise of Miss Spencer!  

Mar 2020

1 hr 7 min

Blogger, YouTuber, and Podcaster Crystal Escobar and I discuss the difficulties of trying to be an all in it mom without losing yourself.  Even someone as beautiful, talented and driven as Crystal has found that it's not easy and sometimes you can do it all, but not always all at once!

Mar 2020

58 min 51 sec

There are no Temple ordinances specifically talked about in the Book of Mormon but Valiant Jones has discovered that the entire book is a guidebook for the covenants we make in the temple. He believes that Joseph Smith was prepared to receive the covenants for the temple by translating the Book of Mormon.  Find out more about how to find the temple in the Book of Mormon! 

Feb 2020

57 min 35 sec

Dennis Schleicher is back! It's been 4 years since he joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He updates me on how the saints are treating him, how he feels about gay conversion therapy and he gives me some insight into what it was like to be on Sally Jesse Raphael and Larry King Live when he was just 17 years old! 

Feb 2020

1 hr 20 min

I sat down with my new favorite author, Catherine McGreevy, or as her friends call her, Cathy.  We became busom buddies, as Anne of Green Gables would put it, when we discovered we both love Taskmaster the British Tv show and Valerie is a perfect name for a romance novelist.    

Feb 2020

48 min 12 sec

Rebekah Pitts returns to share more facts! This time we talk about Temples.  Did you know the Nauvoo Temple was sold to another church after it suffered a fire and then it was torn down by a tornado?   Plus, there's a secret in the base of the Salt Lake City Angel Moroni!  What about that golden toaster?  

Feb 2020

58 min 23 sec

Aryeh Green talks about the difficulty his divorce caused and so in an attempt at self healing, he hiked the 700+ mile Israel trail alone that goes the longest distance of the country from the South to the North, he learned some important lessons along the way as well as lost some weight and some baggage. https://www.cedarfort.com/products/my-israel-trail?_pos=1&_sid=a9ccb98a0&_ss=r

Jan 2020

51 min 38 sec

My favorite Church of Jesus Christ kids books this year!Turning Little Hearts by Charlotte and Jonah BarnesGuess who's in the Book of Mormon By Molly CarterNo One is Quite Like You By Kathie GwilliamFinding Temple Symbols By Cami Evans.    

Jan 2020

51 min 42 sec