Monthly Archives: May 2010

Fly the Friendly Skies

Wednesday of last week (May 19th), I started by trip to Uganda.  The itinerary was:  Salt Lake City – Seattle – Amsterdam – Kampala.  Thirty minutes out of Seattle our plane had to return to Seattle.  One jet engine was … Continue reading

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Green Meetinghouses

LDS Church officials have recently been showing off their new “green” stake center in Farmington UT.  According to Dean Davies, managing director of physical facilities for the church, the meetinghouse will be about 30 percent more energy efficient that others the … Continue reading

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Public Face of Mormonism

Today, the public face of Mormonism is bizarre to say the least.  In broadcasting you have Glenn Beck, in politics you have Mitt Romney, in entertainment you have Donny and Marie Osmond (and let’s not forget Derek and Julianne Hough).  And … Continue reading

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