Encouragement and insight for your journey to a new spiritual home.

September 7-8, 2018

The purpose of this conference is to provide hope and wisdom for people leaving Mormonism to explore a new faith home in historic, biblical Christianity. Through speakers, workshops, and individual interactions, you will receive helpful resources and meet others on a similar journey.

Thanks to everyone who made this event a success.
Check back here later for information about next year’s Conference.








South Mountain Community Church
14216 S Bangerter Parkway, Draper, UT 84020


Friday, September 7

6:00 pm    Doors open / Registration
6:30 pm    Plenary Session #1
8:45 pm    Exhibitors / Relational time
9:30 pm    Doors closed



Saturday, September 8

8:00 am    Doors open / Registration
9:00 am    Breakout Session #1
10:00 am  Breakout Session #2
11:00 am  Break
11:20 am  Plenary Session #
12:30 pm  Lunch served
1:15 pm    Exhibitors / Relational time
2:30 pm    Doors closed


Michael and Lynn Wilder. The Wilders lead Ex-mormon Christians United for Jesus. Lynn is the author of Unveiling Grace. Together they wrote 7 Reasons We Left Mormonism.

Earl Erskine. Earl is the host of The Ex-Mormon Files, a weekly interview program with former LDS who have found the biblical Jesus.

James Wakefield. James is Lead Pastor at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Sandy, Utah, and was formerly professor of Biblical and Spiritual Theology at Salt Lake Theological Seminary.

Ross Anderson. Ross is the Executive Director of Utah Advance Ministries. He operates the Faith After Mormonism YouTube channel, and is the author of Jesus Without Joseph: Following Christ after Leaving Mormonism.

All of our speakers and workshop leaders are former Latter-day Saints.


A number of ministries will have tables where you can find the best available resources for your faith journey, including:

Utah Lighthouse Ministry

Utah Advance Ministries

Ex-Mormon Christians United for Jesus

Spalding Research Associates

Transitions: The Mormon migration from religion to relationships

Lyrical Publications


Friday Night
Earl Erskine: Interviews with former Latter-day Saints.
Michael & Lynn Wilder: Unveiling Grace: How We Found Our Way Out of the Mormon Story

Ross Anderson: Seven Steps through the Swamp: Mapping the Journey to a Vibrant New Faith

Each worship will be offered twice on Saturday morning.

Michael Wilder: “I Used to Think I Was a Religious Righteous Holy Man Until I Met Jesus”
James Wakefield: “What’s Your Story? Two Very Different Ways of Being in the World”
Lynn Wilder: “Emotional and Relational Challenges During Transition”


Child care is not provided for this event. Older children are invited to attend with a paid ticket.

The ticket price for those who register in advance includes lunch on Saturday. Walk-up registration does not include lunch.
(Sorry, we are not able to accommodate special dietary needs at lunch.)

The Faith After Mormonism Conference is sponsored and directed by Utah Advance Ministries.