The scene above is an all too frequent occurrence in todays mobile society. Some of our youth are no longer able to function in groups unless they are protected by a pseudonym, avatar, or anonymous tag. Some are unable to communicate without using hash tags. Having a face to face conversation with a teenager can be tricky if you don’t […]
It amazes me how much you forget about having a newborn. With our other kids walking talking and dressing themselves, I realize how precious a newborn is. I find myself watching her and wondering what she is thinking about. What does she dream? Does she smell? That place in my heart grows each day as […]
It is with a heart full of pure joy that I announce the birth of our newest child, Marlena Marjorie Briggs. Marlena was born at 2:10 pm on Friday September 12th, 2014. She weighed 7 lbs 4 oz and was 20″ long. Kari is sure that we have gone back in time and are looking […]
As I go through my lesson plans and through my own personal study I notice more and more the act of fasting to be an important part of all spiritual activities. As a kid I could not understand the practice of fasting. I didn’t understand fast offerings. For those of you that read this, fast offering […]
With all the talk of “Fight for 15” I am amazed at the short-sightedness of some people, I know that you may not agree but we are all welcome to our own opinions………
With the new addition to our family arriving soon I find myself testing the saying that the watched pot never boils…….