Let’s Get Real with Stephen Jones is a Scripture Central original series that shares stories, tactics (”holy habits”), and routines of real people from a variety of different backgrounds who have and are successfully navigating life’s most common questions and challenges.
The show extracts the teachings and principles of the Gospel of Jesus Christ for the audience in concrete ways to apply in their lives.
The show covers a wide range of topics from life skills, personal development, Church history/culture, service, and personal relationships, all through the lens of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Why LDS Young Men Leader Brad Wilcox Believes God’s Grace Is The Key To Overcoming THIS New Epidemic
E0014 of Let's Get Real with Stephen Jones features Brother Bradley Wilcox, First Counselor in the General Young Men's Presidency, of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Brother Wilcox shares how his early life experiences, including his childhood in Ethiopia, have shaped his unique perspective on life's most challenging questions.In this thought-provoking episode, Brother Wilcox takes us through his journey from his early days in EFY to his role in the General Young Men Presidency of the LDS Church.
Discover how he manages to balance a demanding professional life with a spiritually fulfilling calling, and the impact FSY is having on the rising generation to help them overcome their heaviest challenges.We also discuss common misconceptions about God's grace, faith, and repentance, offering new insights into these spiritual concepts. Whether you're seeking guidance, inspiration, or a deeper understanding of faith, this episode is for you.
Why LDS Polygamy and Joseph Smith Historian Left and Came Back to the LDS Church (Pt 2) | E0013
Don Bradley speaks candidly about why he left and came back to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Why LDS Polygamy and Joseph Smith Historian Left and CameBack to the LDS Church (Pt 1) | E0012
In this episode, Stephen talks to LDS Polygamy and Joseph Smith Historian, Don Bradley, and discusses why he left and came back to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Scientist to President: How was Scientist Dr. John ”Keoni” Kauwe Chosen to Lead BYU–Hawaii? | E0011
Stephen sits down with Dr. John S.K. Kauwe III and discusses his unique path to becoming BYU–Hawaii's youngest president while balancing faith, science, and service at the same time.
One to One Phone Call w/ Apostle David A. Bednar About Temples, Peace, & Hope For The Future | E0010
If you ever feel hopeless, watch until Elder Bednar gives his advice about hope and how to find it. The conversation gets really deep. Elder Bednar, an apostle of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, previously never imagined there would be a temple in Bentonville, Arkansas, in his lifetime. Elder Bednar answers questions about the special significance of the Bentonville, Arkansas Temple to him and his family, what he hopes people understand about worshiping in temples, what encourages and gives him hope for the future, and more.
Pre/Post-American Idol, Broken Heart, Hitting Rock Bottom, Not Left Alone, Ashley Hess’ Story | E0009
We connect with @AshleyHessMusic of @thekingwillcome and a memorable finalist from American Idol 2019.
Discover Ashley's unique journey, from her transition from being a dental hygienist to a recognized performer, and the unexpected path she treads after leaving the American Idol stage. Post-Idol, Ashley's experience was not just about the music. She opens up about feeling isolated, the challenges she faced, and the spiritual transformation she underwent. Hear her candid account of wrestling with her faith, her poignant experience of hitting rock bottom, and the surprising realization of God's constant presence in her life.
We also explore Ashley's creative process as she shares how her spiritual journey influenced her songwriting, leading to a unique collaboration where she considers God a co-producer. This conversation provides a window into Ashley Hess's life, her spiritual revelations, and how these experiences have shaped her music.
Great interviews. I’m uplifted every time.
Stephen has high quality interviews with great people. I love learning about each guest’s personal lives and how the gospel has influenced them. Stephen asks thought provoking questions, and gets the guests to expound. I’m loving this podcast.
Interview with don bradley was fantastic!!! Thank you ❤️
I have learned so much.
Steven does not shy away from sensitive topics and it has been so enlightening to listen. He has a soothing voice and his love for the gospel and our Savior is evident with each episode. Do yourself a favor and listen, you will not be disappointed. I’m glad he came back after a bit of a break, I was worried we wouldn’t get more of this amazing podcast.