Leading Saints Podcast

Leading Saints Podcast

Latest Episodes

Building the Church in Eastern Europe | An Interview with Dennis B. Neuenschwander
November 23, 2019

Elder Dennis B. Neuenschwander, an emeritus general authority seventy since 2008, is presently a traveling patriarch in the Baltic region. Of Swiss heritage, he was born and raised in Utah, living in both Salt Lake City and Ogden.

The Holy Spirit’s Influence on Leadership Decisions | An Interview with Robert Millet
November 16, 2019

Robert Millet, Ph.D., is an author, speaker, and professor of ancient scripture and emeritus Dean of Religious Education at Brigham Young University. Author of 76 published works, he has been involved in BYU Education Week for many years and is well-kn...

Weaving a Vision into Your Service | An Interview with Davis Smith
November 09, 2019

Davis Smith is the founder-CEO of Cotopaxi, an outdoor gear brand based in Salt Lake City, Utah with a social mission at its core.  Cotopaxi focuses on using the power of business as a force for social, environmental, and economic good.

Women, Priesthood, & Church Leadership | An Interview with Barbara Morgan Gardner
November 02, 2019

Barbara Morgan Gardner is an associate professor of Church history and doctrine at Brigham Young University, and the author of The Priesthood Power of Women. Her research interests focus primarily on women in religious leadership,

How I Lead as Relief Society President | Interviews with Mary Alice Hatch and Søs Gram
October 26, 2019

In this podcast, Kurt interviews Mary Alice Hatch, who is serving as the Relief Society President in her California ward, and Søs Gram, who is serving as a Stake Relief Society President in Germany. Sister Mary Alice Hatch

The Unexpected Complications of a Young Latter-day Saint Widow | An Interview with Tanya Bennion
October 19, 2019

Tanya Bennion is a mother and graphic designer/web developer, and enjoys photography and travel. She grew up in Wyoming, served a mission in Fukuoka, Japan, and attended school at the University of Wyoming, BYU, and American University.

How I Lead as a Baptist Minister in Utah | An Interview with Reverend France Davis
October 14, 2019

Reverend France A. Davis has been the pastor at the Calvary Baptist Church in Salt Lake City, Utah, since 1974. He was born and raised in Georgia and attended school at Tuskegee University in Alabama, during which time he participated in marches with D...

Can God Be Disappointed in You? | A Presentation by Kurt Francom
September 30, 2019

In this episode, Leading Saints Executive Director, Kurt Francom, shares his closing session from the Liberating Saints Virtual Summit. He approaches the subject of supporting and mentoring someone through a difficult struggle with pornography,

Building the Perfect Ward Through Perfect Relationships | An Interview with Dan Duckworth
September 22, 2019

Daniel Duckworth is a leadership professional. He works primarily as a transformational teacher to transform the leadership performance of executives and managers, and also as a transformational consultant to facilitate strategic execution of major cha...

Finding Purpose in Your Ward After a Heavy Leadership Calling | An Interview with Rob Eaton
September 15, 2019

Rob Eaton is originally from Auburn, Washington and now lives in Rexburg, Idaho, where he is an Associate Academic Vice President for Learning and Teaching and a member of the religious education faculty at BYU Idaho.