Christian Mawlam

Christian Mawlam

Communication Faculty Member


Before coming to BYU-Idaho from the U.K. in 2014, Christian Mawlam spent 15 years producing commercial videos for a broad variety clients including oil, gas, renewables, aerospace, technology, and financial sectors. 

Christian met his wife, Elizabeth, who is also British, at Institute while they were in college. They were married in 2003 and have five children ages 2 to 14. 

Brother Mawlam served in the Ireland Dublin Mission, and has also enjoyed serving as elder’s quorum president, stake high councilor, and as the bishop of his family ward in northeast England before they moved to the States. He currently serves as a counselor in the Rexburg YSA 6th Ward bishopric.


Spiritual Preparation

Pre-Devotional Discussion:

Please respond to the questions below on the devotional discussion board:

Our testimonies of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ can shape our lives in remarkable ways—both seen and unseen. Knowing I’m a child of God gives me a sense of purpose and belonging, and I feel more authentically connected to my loved ones and the world as a whole. 

In just one sentence, please describe how knowing you are a daughter or son of Heavenly Parents impacts your everyday life. 

I look forward to hearing your thoughts.