Attend a school play. Or the opera, a wedding, or a graduation ceremony. Even a funeral … you’ll receive a program telling exactly what’s happening first, next, and at the end. Every song, ...

What’s the perfect family? Two parents and two-point-six children? Do grandparents count? And what if only one parent wants to participate or if there’s only one child? Can that be a ...

Come on, admit it. You want to be the rich person on the block. Yeah, you’re seeing it … flash and bling … a new car every year, fresh paint on the house, and enough money to spread it ...

Lifestyle advisors assure us we can achieve fantastic goals if we know what we have in mind. Here’s the trick: We must have a plan. Willy-nilly won’t do it. We won’t achieve our dream if it ...

The biblical tale of Noah and the ark is a fantastic mix of everything that makes a memorable child’s tale. We have lots of fantastic animals, a super-size construction project, and the heckled ...

People around the world travel great distances looking for God. Rome, the great center of the Catholic Church. Mecca, for another faith. How about Salt Lake City? People of three faiths travel ...

During the pandemic quarantine of 2020, it seemed at times the entire world was shutting down. France, Spain, the United States … even Russia got into it. Nonessential businesses and schools ...

Modern brake pads in our cars are things of wonder. We don’t think about them much, if ever. Yet, they stop our cars and keep us from hitting small children, trees, or other cars. They also ...

Search “trampoline dog” videos. Their enthusiasm is infectious. One video shows a stream of water from an impulse sprinkler spraying up from the underside of a trampoline. The dog tries to ...

Most of us don’t live on farms. Wikipedia tells us that fewer than two percent of Americans live on farms. In 2012, according to USDA records, slightly over 3 million Americans were directly ...

What dark clouds shadow your sky? What high fortress overshadows every move you make? What high mountain do you have to climb to get past your problems? No problem, says God. I’ve got this ...

Here’s a fun game we can play with children. We hold our hands with our fingers interlocked. Then we say . . . This is the church . . . This is the steeple . . . Open ...

Take two people. One rages at the world, and the other finds good things to celebrate every day. What makes the difference? Why is the one angry all the time, and the other filled with joy? Is ...