Linda & Richard Eyre
Recent Articles by Linda & Richard Eyre
Published: Thursday, November 20, 2014 12:49 pm MST
Today, despite blessings beyond what the Pilgrims could imagine, we are losing the vital, life-sustaining emotion of gratitude. Our tendency to take things for granted is shocking.
Published: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 3:01 pm MST
Years ago, Thanksgiving weekend for our growing family was a time to scramble around seeing grandparents and trying to get started on some Christmas shopping. Thanksgiving Day itself was all about the food and ...
Published: Tuesday, November 4, 2014 3:40 pm MST
We are happy to have Halloween over and to be able to shift our focus to what may be the best family holiday of all — Thanksgiving. It's our favorite. But sadly, in our broader society, Thanksgiving is th...
Published: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 11:42 am MDT
Halloween, it seems, is second only to Christmas in the minds of kids — and in the minds of retailers and merchandisers. But for parents, it is a mixed bag.
Published: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:47 pm MDT
Through the years, we have thought a great deal about joy. One of the things we have concluded is that the greatest joys of all come in and through and because of families.
Published: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 11:44 am MDT
Many of us grew up hearing warnings about overpopulation — the crowding, the depleting of resources, the pollution and the inability of the earth to sustain so many people. But things change.
Published: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 10:41 am MDT
Viewing commitment as something you do after you are sure that the relationship will work out is backwards. In truth, commitment is the one thing that can cause the relationship to work out. Commitment is not ...
Published: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 1:21 pm MDT
Should faith and family matter to you if you don’t have faith or a family? Yes, because the only things strong enough to balance society and restrain the excess power of big business and big government ar...
Published: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 11:11 am MDT
On "NBC Nightly News" last week, anchor Brian Williams reported that, for the first time in history, there are more U.S. adults who are single than who are married. Let us suggest five frightening consequences ...
Published: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 11:56 am MDT
Here we go again. Yet another report has been circulating recently that claims it costs a quarter of a million dollars to raise a child to age 18. And this, the report ominously warns, does not even count the c...