Glad Tidings

GT—Volume 13 Issue 2

2 Feb , 2016  

Let Us Examine What Real Love Is “Make me the happiest man on earth, and say you will marry me.” It sounds romantic. This or similar words often form a marriage proposal. Marriage is not in vogue as much as it was when Ruth and I married, over 50 years ago. Marriage then involved the […]


Glad Tidings

GT—Volume 13 Issue 1

3 Jan , 2016  

Resolution Or Resurrection This usually takes the form of New Year’s Resolutions. Some people make a list. I resolve to: smile more grumble less obey my mother listen politely for the 12th time to GranDad’s old stories Others make one major resolution, “I resolve to quit smoking.” These are personal attempts to improve by making […]

Glad Tidings

GT—Volume 11 Issue 7

18 Jul , 2014  

Response to Perceptions This is a 45 year old response to a letter I sent. My friend wrote about some of her understandings of the world. These are excerpts. The names I have changed , but not the grammar, etc. Mary wrote, You asked me, what idealistic ideals did not fit the Church, and what principles […]

Glad Tidings

GT—Volume 11 Issue 6

7 Jun , 2014  

Why? A two year-old child begins to differentiate himself or herself as an independent being.  She learns the power of “No!”  He begins to exercise his and her will (or won’t) power.  Father says, “How would you like to go to the store with me?”  That is what his daughter loves to do, because Daddy […]