Category Archives: Declaration of Independence

What makes a great leader?

I had an opportunity to give a lesson in church last weekend to a group of Priesthood men known as the congregations “Elders Quorum“. The lesson focused on priesthood leadership and the proper type of motivation required. This also reaffirmed a belief I have about our public servants, and even business managers and leaders, in […]


Constitution Day: A forgotten holiday?

Did you know that September 17th is the U.S.A. Constitution Day? Most people don’t. It is the day the U.S. Constitutional Convention signed the Constitution in 1787. We should be mindful of the role the U.S. Constitution has played in the success of our own lives. We live some of the freest and most affluent […]


What do Mormon’s Truly belive about the purpous of government?

The LDS Church’s official doctrine on the purpose of government: 1. Governments should preserve freedom of conscience and worship: “… governments were instituted of God for the benefit of man; and that he holds men accountable for their acts in relation to them, both in making laws and administering them, for the good and safety […]


The 56 Men who Birthed A Nation

The Declaration of Independence was signed on July 2nd, 1776. On this day, 234 years ago, a small group of men dedicated themselves to a higher purpose, an ideal they believed in so greatly, they signed their name to its expression and in doing so put their very lives at risk. By signing the Declaration […]


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