To plant your flag on a hill means you are staking out the battlefield you are willing to die on. Interpersonal conflict from different personalities, opinions, and beliefs can be reduced in our relationships with other people if we stopped to ask ourselves, "is this the Hill I'm willing to die on?"
Ken Loucks is an Elder serving the Portland Oregon and the Dalles Oregon congregations. Ken and his wife Becca were baptized together in 1987 and married in 1988. They have three children and four grandchildren, all living in the Vancouver, WA area. Professionally, Ken works in the wastewater industry educating and helping in the development of regulations protecting against sewer system backups.