Unexpected

Unexpected

WOW. I didn’t expect that totally unanticipated reaction.   I was posting online a missionary letter that I received in my email this morning. This elder has been serving in South Korea for the last two years, and this week’s message was short but amazing. He is...
Amazed

Amazed

I always wondered how this was going to happen — when word will come that it is time to make the trip back to Missouri in preparation for the Second Coming of Jesus Christ.   I wondered if it would be announced over the pulpit or discussed in a priesthood meeting at...
Lessons from the Farm

Lessons from the Farm

I have written before about my experience growing up on the farm. It was difficult work for a child, but loving parents disrupted their lives to give us children an opportunity that has come to bless me every day and will continue to do so for the rest of my life.   I...
Everyday Clarity

Everyday Clarity

Black as a cat, blue in the face, red-handed—idioms are a combination of words that create a meaning that is different from the inference of the individual words themselves. English expressions can be confusing because they sometimes seem to be illogical.   Let me use...
Brothers

Brothers

Excited to play Little League scrimmage, I joined the United Fence baseball team with my elder brother when I turned 8 years old. Playing baseball is great for many young men, but I remember for me this was a highlight of my youth. I wasn’t particularly good, but I...
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