Creations

Essays

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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

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

26 Jul: I Am a Child of God

Made in Illustrator and Photoshop. A reference to the Primary song. Instagram: @bencrowder

Music

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…

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…

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…

Books

Dove Song edited by Tyler Chadwick, Dayna Patterson, and Martin Pulido.

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.