The Marathon

The Marathon

Have you ever run a marathon?   For many families, participating in a marathon is a relatively rare opportunity. I know there are a number of folks that would like to run the St George marathon for instance, but for one reason or another, they have been unable to...
Every Step of the Way

Every Step of the Way

One of the premier privileges of living in the western United States is the opportunity to delight in the mountains and to take occasion to enjoy them from afar and up close. Every state I have lived in has unique and wonderful mountains that to me are incredible....
The Great Hunt

The Great Hunt

All of the commandments are given to make blessings available to us. A grateful heart is the parent of all virtues.   Now I grew up in the county, and I have four brothers, all of which showed interest in hunting and fishing. So I naturally engaged in the sport...
Have Fun. Be Safe.

Have Fun. Be Safe.

Heads up!   It is just two words. But the impact is immediate and possibly life-changing or even life-saving. Yes. Just two words but packed with power. When someone is about to step off a sidewalk and inadvertently put themselves in the pathway of an oncoming...
King of Kings

King of Kings

A visit to Paris was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for me. I wish I could share with you the ecstasy of being in the City of Love and enjoying crepes and gelato and beautiful architecture and art daily. The neighborhoods in Paris are themselves artistic. The food,...
Living a Miracle

Living a Miracle

I love messages of hope. Our hardships give us empathy for others and opportunities to show gratitude. Perhaps the greatest miracle of all is the hope we have in Jesus Christ.   King Nebuchadnezzar demanded that Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego worship the golden...
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