I'm glad David McCullough has had such frequent linking with LDS culture--Pres.
Hinckley in the past, and more recently as well.He is such a
wonderful writer. You can not read his books without being absolutely drawn in
by his ability to make history riveting.
I support the removal or "self made man" from our vocabulary. Very incitefull
I think we belong, unconditionally, without justification from family. Face it,
there are certainly were family members that, given a choice, we'd want nothing
to do with. We belong, and who we are is a manifestation of ourselves, here and
now. Celebrate you.
I was there last night and it was a wonderful night of music, mixed with
reminders of turning our hearts to both ancestors and children/grandchildren.
McCullough and Eyring were both eloquent and entertaining, throwing in a few
jokes here and there.
McCullough is the premier historian of our time, we attended the event last
night and was so impressed with his insight, humor, and wisdom. He is a