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Off to school financial planning

Guest Commentary By U.S. Senator Mike Crapo As students start college, being aware of financial options and the long-term implications of student loans and debt is a critical part of laying the groundwork for a sound future. Planning out how…

What is a minute used for?

by Adrian And Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel A minute is used to smile, smile for another person, for you and for life. A minute is used to see the road, to admire a flower, to feel its perfume,…

Don’t live in your fears

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel There was once a poor old woman who lived alone. And to buy the necessities she had to work hard throughout the day. But nonetheless she never complained about her poor…

PEACE

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel   There were two famous painters who went to a competition in New York. In which they needed to illustrate in a painting what their concept of peace was to them.…

Poison

Long ago a young woman named Lily married and went to live with her husband and his mother. After a few days they did not get along very well. Their personalities were very different and slowly Lily began to get…

Help from Idaho’s veterans

by Idaho Sen. Mike Crapo The men and women of our Armed Forces face many challenges as they protect our nation. Because of the unique challenges they face and solemn sacrifices they make, Congress must support the needs of service…

Finally I can see

Recently a remarkable incident occurred at a wedding in England. A rich young man in a very high position, became blind at the age of ten due to an accident. Despite his blindness he had earned many honors in his…

Murmur

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel Some time ago, at the beginning of spring, I was going out the door when a sudden wind from the east blew. The cruel, fierce, dry, wind brought a cloud of…