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Not LDS Dad shares thoughts on FHE

Not long after my wife and I moved to Utah about 12 years ago, I used to wonder how people felt about their church urging them to set aside a certain time to bond as a family.

I'm talking about the LDS Church's family home evening.

Back then I would imagine that I'd probably resent it. It was a narrow-minded way of thinking on my part.

The longer I've lived in Utah and the more I've learned about the LDS Church, the more my respect has grown for some of what the church does.

I like the LDS Church's public service announcements that encourage moms and dads to take more time out for their children. They tug at my heartstrings, like Hallmark commercials around the holidays. I like the PSAs.

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