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LDS Now Has 85,000 Missionaries!


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS/ Mormons) now has more than 85,000 missionaries working in 405 “Missions” around the world. That startling number was announced at the church’s semiannual World Conference earlier this [...]

Joni’s Hollywood “Not-Friends”


  Joni Eareckson-Tada is one of the world’s most admired Christian women. Most of us know her story of how at age seventeen she dived into shallow water and hit a rock that severed her spine. [...]

Polygamy: The LDS Legacy That Won’t Go Away


In 1890, Wilford Woodruff, the then President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), issued a “Declaration” that, in effect ,suspended the Mormon doctrine of plural marriage (polygamy). Actually, polygamy was a notorious [...]

A Day We Shouldn’t Forget (But not just for the reason you think)


I remember it like it was yesterday. It was late Friday afternoon in Mrs. Farrell’s sixth-grade class at the old Sealey Elementary School on 7th Avenue in Tallahassee. A guy named Joe and I were having [...]

Far Eastern Thought and Sacred Ground In Lilburn, Ga.


Sacred and holy ground is found in Georgia? It is according the local Atlanta, Ga., channel 11 Alive news team. This morning (Friday, August, 2), 11 Alive broadcast its early morning wakeup show from the town [...]

The Year in Review –Good or Bad, Neutral or Sad


Here is my list of the most important events of 2012 in America from a worldview perspective. These are the ones that, in my humble opinion, had the greatest impact on the moral, philosophical, and spiritual lives [...]

“The Life of Pi”- Take Your Kids, but Don’t Just Leave it There!


My wife and I just got home from seeing Ang Lee’s incredible new film “The Life of Pi.” I encourage you to see it and take your older children and teens (about age 10 and up [...]

The Legacy of C.S. Lewis


  On November 22, 1963 a great man died.  “Oh yes,” you say. “That was the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated.”  Yes, that is true; President Kennedy did die on that fateful day.  I recall vividly [...]

What’s Going on with the Atheists?


If there was ever any doubt that Atheism is a belief system (rather than a factual system based on empirical proof), the Atheists, themselves, are removing any doubt. If it walks like a duck, looks like [...]

Worldview and Sociology


Freddy Davis shares how the various worldviews look at the topic of sociology. [...]