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Geeks Again

August 26, 2009 by


I was recently called to be the priests quorum teacher in our ward. This means that I get to teach the 16 to 18-year-old young men at church. It also means that I get to attend the Wednesday night youth activities. The young men in our ward are pretty typical of young men in the […]

One of Those Experiences

March 18, 2009 by


I was just over at the convenience store to get some candy. While I was there, a young man walking with a cane introduced himself to me and asked if I could help him carry his purchases to his car. As we walked together, he told me what had happened. His name is Jesse. He […]


November 23, 2008 by


I’ve got a new theory on being offended. Maybe it’s really not so much about being upset as it is about finding an excuse to not have to put effort into a relationship. Being a friend, or even a church acquaintance, takes a certain amount of time commitment to maintain the relationship. Sometimes we find […]