The Common Good

Lisa Schencker

Blog Posts by Lisa Schencker

Posted by Lisa Schencker 1 year 15 weeks ago
DRAPER, Utah — As young brothers, Kris, and Kourt McGuire often spent hours chasing the shimmering dragonflies that floated above a lush, green pasture behind their house.One day, when their mom told...
Posted by Lisa Schencker 1 year 20 weeks ago
Just because the nation may change its laws to “tolerate legalized acts of immorality” does not make those acts any less spiritually damaging, senior Mormon apostle Boyd K. Packer said on Saturday at...
Posted by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune) , Lisa Schencker 1 year 46 weeks ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Call it a change for the ages.In a surprising move that promises to transform Mormon social and spiritual dynamics, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Oct. 6...
Posted by Lisa Schencker 2 years 4 weeks ago
Whether churchgoers realize it or not, the trees in their churchyards have religious roots.Those tall, thin-branched trees on the corner of this city's Episcopal Church Center of Utah, Purple Robe...