Lynn Wilder, Ed.D., is a former tenured faculty at Brigham Young University, owned and operated by the Mormon Church. She resigned from BYU and the LDS in 2008 after a crisis of faith. She currently teaches at Florida Gulf Coast University.
Chuck Huckaby, is the Minister of Congregational Life at First Protestant Church in NewBraunfels, TX. His latest project is at PrayT…Read more
Unveiling Grace Book Review
"Unveiling Grace", by Lynn Wilder, is a powerful testament to the beautiful love of God working in the midst of everyday life. From page one Lynn wraps and weaves a story that is easy to read while not being too simplistic. She tells the gripping story of how her family, which had been deeply involved in Mormonism (for 30 years), found their way out of the Mormon church and as she states, "to Jesus Christ alone". Sharing a powerful tale of the Lord's amazing…Read more
From the Lighthouse
SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 2013
"Unveiling Grace" - A Review
Normally, with my reviews, I start out with a quote or an anecdote from the book. This time, I'm taking a different approach. I want to start with a confession.
As I read Lynn Wilder's Unveiling Grace - The Story of How We Found Our Way Out of the The Mormon Church, I wanted the story to be false. I wanted to learn that what she was revealing was untrue about the Mormon faith. Sadly, it's not.
Before I get into the topic of…Read more
Unveiling Grace: The Story of How We Found our Way out of the Mormon Church, written by Lynn K. Wilder
Reviewed by Eric Johnson
Many Christians—especially those of us who live in Utah—have heard of the Adam’s Road band and seen them perform. Using the powerful words of scripture, the members of the band have shared the gospel of grace and truth at concerts throughout the nation.
Now comes a book by Lynn Wilder—the mother of band founder Micah—that explains how the Wilder family found Jesus not very long…Read more
Entrusted with the Gospel
A Pre-Release Review of Unveiling Grace by Lynn K. Wilder
Matt Wilder in Unveiling Grace is quoted as saying he “prefer[s] to dwell on the positive aspects that brought [him] closer to Christ rather than the negative things that drew [him] away from Mormonism. But for [him] to fully come to Christ, [he] first had to realize and accept that [he] had been deceived” (220). The balance between learning positive Christian truth and seeing lifelong deception is the knife-edge that…Read more
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Book Review – Unveiling Grace: The Story of How We Found Our Way out of the Mormon Church
by Dave Jenkins on August 2, 2013
Mormonism has a long history in my life. I have relatives who are Mormon and live in an area that is heavily populated by Mormons. In addition, my junior high and high school classes were full of Mormons. I have a lot of experience talking with and being friends with Mormons. A new book,Unveiling Grace: The Story of How We Found Our Way Out of…Read more
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This book is first and foremost a testimony of the author’s experience into Mormonism, her many decades within the Mormon faith, and her ultimate exit from Mormonism as she discovered biblical Christianity. She tells of her enthusiasm for the Mormon faith community, as well as how she and her husband faithfully and conscientiously brought up their children in the Mormon…Read more
"HE WHO FEARS THE LORD HAS A SECURE FORTRESS, AND FOR HIS CHILDREN IT WILL BE A REFUGE." PROVERBS 14:26
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 2013
Lynn K. Wilder is a wife, mother, grandmother, scholar, and author with a doctorate in education. During more than a decade as a professor and researcher, and 20 years as a public school teacher, she has produced more than 50 scholarly publications, written four books, and mentored hundreds of students. Her experience, passion, and expertise…Read more
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 2013
Book Review: unveiling Grace
Unveiling Grace; The Story of How We Found Our Way out of the Mormon Church by Lynn K. Wilder is an amazing book. I thought I would find it interesting but I was amazed at how I could not put this book down.
Unveiling Grace is the story of Lynn and her family being introduced and becoming Mormon. They lived the near ideal Mormon life for many years until one day their phone rang. Their son who was on his mission…Read more