Category: Family


“ye who now will bless the poor…”

Dear friends, Merry Christmas! The message of the Wenceslas carol is dear: “ye who now will bless the poor shall yourselves find blessing.” As I consider what blessings we receive and what blessings we...


The Sacredness of Doubt

Both of my parents were converts to the LDS Church, but my father was a zealous convert. On the way to school or church or the supermarket, he quizzed my brother, sister, and I...


Thoughts on God and People from last Halloween

My family and I had recently moved to New Zealand, and we were experiencing our first Halloween in Auckland.  (I’ve written about my love of Halloween previously here) I knew that Halloween would be...