Linda & Richard Eyre
Recent Articles by Linda & Richard Eyre
Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 10:25 am MDT
As we spoke to Buddhists, Muslims and Christians, we were reminded of how great it is that parents, when thinking about their love, their hopes and their fears for their children, become united in a way that su...
Published: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 3:01 pm MDT
We are writing today from Kuala Lumpur, a remarkable melting pot and combination of cultures and faiths. It reminds us of how important it is for religions to understand each other, and that each religion be ab...
Published: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 3:01 pm MDT
Members of the LDS Church need to be better at explaining, both to themselves and to others, why women don’t “hold” the priesthood and how husband and wife share one priesthood within the onen...
Published: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 3:42 pm MDT
In America as a whole, marriage is losing ground. But there is a countertrend going on within a particular demographic group where both the quantity and the quality of marriages are on the upswing.
Published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 3:01 pm MDT
When we were in the thick of raising our small children a couple decades ago, we were so concerned about what we perceived as a lack of diversity in Salt Lake City that we intentionally moved back and forth to ...
Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 1:12 pm MST
Movies are today’s storytellers, and unless you know the stories of a culture or a society, you don’t know that culture or society.
Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 4:44 pm MST
It is fashionable, and seemingly statistically justifiable, to equate poverty, debt and crime with dysfunctional families and increasing incidents of single-parent households. The trick is figuring out which is...
Published: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 3:48 pm MST
There is a secret key to happiness — even to joy — that is available to all but used by few.It is one of those things that is hidden in plain sight. It is the fact that gratitude precipitates joy.
Published: Tuesday, February 4, 2014 4:27 pm MST
We spend about half of our time these days traveling and speaking to parents and families in various parts of the world.
Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 6:28 pm MST
One clear lesson of history is that government, if it is not balanced and held in check, will expand and grow at the expense of individual freedom. Faith and family are the only two forces strong enough to acco...