PoetryView All 05 Aug: A Mother’s Work Read more 05 Aug: Tree of Life Read more 25 Jul: Heavenly Mother Read more 20 Jun: Patchwork Read more EssaysView All 14 Jun: Frozen II and the Divine Feminine You know those people who stand up in sacrament meeting and give a talk or testimony where they basically give a synopsis of a movie you’ve never seen and then… Read more 26 May: Heavenly Mother (Mother’s Day talk) This was originally published as a blog post at The Faithful Feminist Site. Knowing I have a Heavenly Mother is important to me. It is important to me because it… Read more 20 May: Heavenly Mother Talk I appreciate the opportunity to speak today. I got this assignment the same week as I was asked to be the new primary president and I’m not sure which I… Read more 15 May: Heavenly Mother in the Creation Story If we follow our Latter-Day Saint theology that men and women are eternally equal partners, then, at least I believe, Heavenly Mother is just as equal a creator in the… Read more ArtView All 26 Jul: Before the World Was Made in DrawBot and Photoshop. A reference to Abraham 3:22. The large circles represent Heavenly Mother and Heavenly Father; the other circles represent us as intelligences before we came to… Read more 26 Jul: As Sisters in Zion Made in Illustrator and Photoshop. A reference to the eponymous hymn. Front to back, the figures represent living women, deceased and yet-unborn women, and Heavenly Mother. Instagram: @bencrowder Read more 26 Jul: When Our Heavenly Parents We Meet Made in Procreate and Photoshop. A reference to the hymn “Oh, What Songs of the Heart.” Instagram: @bencrowder Read more 26 Jul: I Am a Child of God Made in Illustrator and Photoshop. A reference to the Primary song. Instagram: @bencrowder Read more MusicView All 17 May: Mother, Where Art Thou? Read more 24 Feb: I Have A Heavenly Mother! My six year old son helped me write the words to this song. He wanted everyone to know that the most important thing about Heavenly Mother is that she loves… Read more 18 Dec: Mother, May I? After having years of questions and beautiful experiences surrounding my Heavenly Mother, I wanted to write a song for Her. I talked to several women in my life that… Read more 18 Dec: Thank You Mother in Heaven When I was teaching Primary music, I was sad there were no songs to teach about Heavenly Mother. So I asked my 5 year old daughter what a song about… Read more BooksView All BooksChildren's BooksBooks Dove Song edited by Tyler Chadwick, Dayna Patterson, and Martin Pulido. Mother’s Milk: Poems in Search of Heavenly Mother by Rachel Hunt Steenblik. Children's Books Our Heavenly Family, Our Earthly Families by Caitlin Connolly, Bethany Brady Spalding, and McArthur Krishna. A Girl’s Guide to Heavenly Mother by Bethany Brady Spalding and McArthur Krishna. A Boy’s Guide to Heavenly Mother by McArthur Krishna, Martin Pulido, and Bethany Brady Spalding. Mama God, Papa God: A Caribbean Tale by Richardo Keens-Douglas.