Category: Relationships


Anointings, Blessings and Prayers

Anointings, blessings and prayers are part of many religious and spiritual traditions.  I’d like to share a few examples of anointings, blessings and prayers I have participated in. The first example involves my mother. ...


Guest Post: Mi casa es tu casa

by Elizabeth We are fortunate to have grandchildren that live less than an hour from our home.  Recently, while they were visiting, we went for a walk around our neighborhood. Our almost 3-year-old grandson...


The Family is Under Attack

The family is under attack. This is a refrain that we have heard for many years in General Conference and pamphlets and lessons.  As a historian, I have a hard time taking these alarmist statements particularly...