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Halloween on Sundays

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With fall comes Halloween and, this year, the dilemma of whether to participate when it falls on a Sunday. ...

Harvey Unga

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July has been a busy, but good, time for former BYU footbal standout Harvey Unga. On July 4th his first chi...

Unreasonable Expectations

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A few years back, a man I home taught, whom I’ll call Dave, left his wife of 25+ years to pursue a younger,...

The [Missed] Opportunity

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A few years back, Kristine related George Orwell’s “Politics and the English Language” to some of the lingu...

Tithable Income

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Some years ago a youngish man, who only lived in our ward a short time, was giving a talk in sacrament meet...

Mormon Buzzwords

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Or, words and phrases we don’t need. Have you ever listened to a presentation or speech and realized that y...

Surprise! How I became the person I wanted to marry….

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I had a flash of deja vu a week or so ago, something triggered a childhood memory and I was struck by the o...

Meet The Polygamists Next Door

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Sunday night brought the premier of the new series Sister Wives on The Learning Channel. The affable Kody B...

How They Eat in Heaven

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I. Ten minutes before Sacrament meeting was scheduled to begin, Reed burst into the kitchen wearing his dar...

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'Joseph Smith Papers' Editor Shares Favorite Finds

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Gerrit Dirkmaat is a historian working as an editor of The Joseph Smith Papers volumes. He joined the Josep...