When we were children, many of us took great comfort in knowing that no matter how bad the scary things in our lives got, someone in authority – the U.S. Government, the Church, some of those really smart people out there – would step in and make everything all right. All we had to do, on our part, was simply have faith. We didn’t need to take in any new information, think about anything, or understand anything. We only needed to be children. What about now?