Recent Articles by Joseph Walker
Published: Friday, December 12, 2014 4:02 pm MST
The role religion is supposed to play in our lives is that more we live it and the more sincerely we practice it, the more it brings meaning, purpose and direction to our lives.
Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 4:03 pm MST
We need to be very careful about judging those whose life experiences are vastly different from our own.
Published: Friday, November 28, 2014 2:39 pm MST
I'm not much of a betting man, but if I were I'd give about 100-to-1 odds that after any of the big games that will be played during the next month or two, somebody will thank God for helping his team to victor...
Published: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 10:00 am MST
With unusual circumstances this year, a proposal to go out to eat — for Thanksgiving enchiladas — seemed attractive until the fourth Thursday has gotten closer and I have found myself yearning for t...
Published: Monday, November 17, 2014 2:48 pm MST
I totally understand the jubilation on the faces of exuberant European Space Agency officials this week when their remarkable Philae landing probe landed on a comet. I felt the exact same thing when I fixed the...
Published: Monday, November 10, 2014 3:00 pm MST
I’ll be thinking of them all this Veteran’s Day — the Wandas and Buds of our past, present and future — with honor, respect and gratitude. And not in secret code.
Published: Friday, October 31, 2014 4:01 pm MDT
We hear a lot about how troubled teenagers are. But there are also a lot of terrific young people who are doing good things and preparing themselves to be positive, dynamic leaders for the future.
Published: Friday, October 24, 2014 4:00 pm MDT
I’ll be honest — we haven’t always had a great church choir. Which is kind of weird because we have some pretty terrific singers in the congregation. Then Barbara came along.
Published: Monday, October 20, 2014 4:01 pm MDT
The main difference between the two top women of my early life was Jean’s inability to say “no” to anything. Whereas Mom could nix an idea before the words had even come together in your brain...
Published: Friday, October 10, 2014 4:36 pm MDT
Has there been a friend whose thoughtfulness made your world a more peaceful place this year?