Jerry Earl Johnston
Recent Articles by Jerry Earl Johnston
Published: Friday, December 6, 2013 5:24 pm MST
On Dec. 3, I turned 65. It’s one of those ages that call for reflection.
Published: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 3:48 pm MST
Thanksgiving will always call to mind gratitude.
Published: Friday, November 22, 2013 3:36 pm MST
A good road trip is like reading a good book.You get in at the beginning and push ahead, pause along the way for food and sleep and, with luck, you finish a wiser soul.And road trips, like books, are better...
Published: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 9:44 am MST
A couple of weeks ago, as I sat in a meeting of our Spanish-speaking LDS branch, I noticed something.
Published: Friday, November 8, 2013 4:21 pm MST
There are two ways of looking at flowers. You can see their differences or you can see their similarities. The Evangelical leaders who are speaking at BYU this year have the courage and kindness to do the latte...
Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 2:57 pm MDT
Last week, the Sunday School lesson was on the Spirit of Elijah — turning the hearts of the fathers to the sons and the hearts of sons to the fathers. And the lesson was on my mind for days; probably beca...
Published: Friday, October 25, 2013 3:01 pm MDT
There’s an old saying, “When Jesus goes East, his name is Buddha. When Buddha comes West, his name is Jesus.”
Published: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 2:45 pm MDT
Traditionally among the Saints, women have written for women and men have written for everybody.But in recent years that has changed. Today, women writers reach a wide range of readers. One of the pioneers of...
Published: Friday, October 11, 2013 3:26 pm MDT
What I like most about "Gravity" is the fact it's allegorical. Unlike the “Left Behind” films or “Battleship Earth,” you don’t have to buy into a specific set of religious beliefs ...
Published: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 4:06 pm MDT
As the mother of Alfonso Osuna lay dying, she gazed at the face of her son. “Alfonso,” she said, “find God.” And with that, she went to meet her maker.