To pump or not to pump your own gas? That is the question in Oregon

Oregonians apparently (and the internet) are in a bantering mood regarding one of the fundamental services. Having a Gas Station Attendant pump gas. Apparently, for many of the Oregonians, the world as they know it is coming to an end! Here are some of the headlines related to this: Oregonians can now pump their own … Continue reading To pump or not to pump your own gas? That is the question in Oregon

Religious Liberty Is Eroding in Canada. Here’s What Americans Should Learn.

If America and Canada surrender their leadership roles on religious liberty, religious minorities around the world will pay the price. In both the United States and Canada, the ability to work in government and pursue your dreams is becoming increasingly dependent on one’s beliefs about sexuality, biology, and the beginning of human life. These developments should concern … Continue reading Religious Liberty Is Eroding in Canada. Here’s What Americans Should Learn.

A Prophet’s legacy: President Thomas S. Monson

With tender feelings we announce that Thomas S. Monson, president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died this evening at 10:01 pm in his home in Salt Lake City. He was with family at the time of his passing. He died at age 90 from causes incident to age. President Monson, who has … Continue reading A Prophet’s legacy: President Thomas S. Monson

Be a little better today

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. This simple prayer is recited in the rooms of all sober support meetings. A prayer of peace, courage, and wisdom from one's higher power. For some, it is … Continue reading Be a little better today