Archives for February 2010

Caption Competition #5

Rachel agreed to model the Turkish Delight. After eating one bar she wanted to also eat the bar that has been reserved for first prize. Perhaps these Turkish Delights are addictive after all. Well now, write a caption at your own risk.

Return to a Limited Government, Step 4

While all other sciences have advanced, that of government is at a standstill – little better understood, little better practiced now than three or four thousand years ago ~ John Adams

Missionary Dan Is Kicked Out Of Mongolia

I was in complete shock hearing the news last night. Since we hit our year mark in the country 3 days ago I thought I had a solid 9 months left to work hard. It has been quite the challenge to have to accept I’m very likely leaving in a week.

Return to a Limited Government, Step 3

Without industry and frugality, nothing will do; with them, everything ~ Benjamin Franklin

Caption Competition #4 Winner

Janay is this week’s caption winner.

Return to a Limited Government, Step 2

The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home ~ James Madison

Return to a Limited Government, Step 1

I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt as the greatest of the dangers to be feared ~ Thomas Jefferson

Missionary Dan Email #17 from Choibalsan, Mongolia

Daniel (left) and companion wearing SpongeBob Square Pants candy rings sent for Valentines Day.

Those Mormons Keep On Growing

My calculations indicate that by the end of 2019, less than ten years, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be the third largest church in the United States.