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The LDS Podcast that brings inspirational stories to light.

Every member has a compelling story that can brighten the lives of others. We bring those stories to life, and empower people just like you to boldly share their shining light with the rest of the world.


Our Episodes

Tune in every Sunday morning to either watch
or listen to the latest Latter-Day Lights podcast.

Breaking the Chains of Addiction and Finding Redemption: Michael Slade’s Story

Have you ever found yourself trapped in the clutches of addiction, feeling powerless and beyond redemption? On today’s episode, we share an inspiring conversation with Michael Slade, a man who found the strength to break free from the chains of addiction and rebuild his...

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Witnessing Miracles in the Lives of the Youth: Bryce & Jennie Allen’s Story

In this episode, Bryce and Jennie Allen share their experience of an unforgettable Youth Conference in St. Louis, and some incredible miracles that changed their lives and the lives of those who attended. Their story shows just how much God loves the youth, and...

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How Searching for Truth in Strange Places Strengthened His Faith: Daniel Adams’ Story

We all take different path’s to find truth – Daniel’s path is a bit more unconventional than most. Growing up as an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Daniel tried to do what’s right, but an accumulation of life’s...

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Tragedy, Trials & Loss vs. Love, Blessings & Miracles: Tammi Garlick’s Story

Tammi’s life is an incredible story – marked by both profound trials and tragedy, and incredible faith, inspiration, and miracles. She has faced and overcome many things in her life, from her father dying in a plane crash, to being abused by a neighbor...

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Finding the Faith to Overcome Two Crushing Trials: Elijahly Betriolo’s Story

Overcoming one major trial is hard enough – but what happens when you face two major trials almost back to back? How does that affect your faith? In this episode, Elijahly bravely shares his experiences of missionary work in the Philippines, the challenges he...

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From Finance to Fiction, Fantasy, and Faith: Mike House’s Story

In this episode, Mike House shares his story of how he was able to take a step back from his career in the finance world to follow his life’s dream of becoming a writer, and how this journey has affected his faith. Join us...

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Show Hosts

Meet Scott Brandley and Alisha Coakley – two long-time friends who never thought they would ever do a podcast.  Here’s to thinking…


Scott Brandley

I’m a husband, father, Latter-Day Saint, business owner, wannabe golfer, philanthropist, podcaster, and author.

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Alisha Coakley

I’m a proud mom of 3, wife, business woman, Leukemia survivor, music lover, podcaster, Latter-Day Saint, author, and coach.

Do you have a story you would like to share?

Now is the time to stand up and share your light!

If you submit your story and we interview you on the show, you will have the opportunity to inspire thousands of members on your very own video and audio podcast episode!  In addition, your story may be considered for publication in an upcoming version of ‘Latter-Day Lights’ – an inspirational book of short stories – to shine your light even further and brighter.

Whether you have experienced personal challenges, overcome difficult trials, have a unique conversion story, or want to share something special, funny, or entertaining that you think will uplift other members and bring them closer to the Savior, we want to hear about it!

Please fill out the short form below, and we will be in touch!

Scott and Alisha