Rejected by One’s Own

I believe that our Lord Jesus Christ is such a complete, complex, multidimensional character that all people, both male and female, can relate to him …

Jonah and the Whale

The story of Jonah is a whale of a tale. Jonah eschews his charge to call repentance unto the people of Nineveh and subsequently is …

Reflections on 30 Years

Life in Provo, Utah, USA Yes, I have lived with my wife Pam in our home for 30 years—from November 1986 to November 2016, from …

Thanks for being such good sons

Dear sons,   I miss seeing you–well, seeing Russell, Carter, Sahara, Sundance and the girls.  Pam and I enjoyed having Andy and kids at the …

‘Suits’ Never Suited Me

Suits seek seats and office, positions, titles, perks, privileges Suits keep top talent in kitchens and sweat shops Suits forego fellowship and kinship for what …

Church Is True!

We often say in LDS Church meetings when bearing testimonies, “I know that this Church is true.” However, since what we actually know (by the …

Sully, Scully, and Arnie

Sully (Captain Chesley Sullenberger) Last Saturday Pam and I saw the movie Sully, the story of Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, starring Tom Hanks as Sullenberger. The film follows Sullenberger’s January …

“Leadership”

Most so-called “leaders” are people who occupy positions and possess few qualities and exhibit few behaviors of authentic leaders.   So, what might you, as …