President and Sister Eyring

Steve Clark

Religious Education Faculty Member

Steve Clark received his education from BYU and has spent 50 years working in Church Education. He started out teaching seminary in Firth, Shelly, and Rexburg Idaho for 17 years, and for the last 33 years, he has taught Religious Education at BYU-Idaho. 

Steve served as a missionary in California and on June 22, 1969, at 9:40 a.m., he experienced the most important moment of his life as he knelt across the alter from Ruth Ann Johnson in the Salt Lake Temple. Steve considers being a husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather as his greatest accomplishment. The Stephen Edward and Ruth Ann Johnson Clark family currently number 74.

Spiritual Preparation

Pre-devotional Discussion:

Please answer the questions below on the devotional discussion board:

1. Which is more important, the Church or the family?

2. In the picture below, does the church represent the temple or the scaffolding, or does the family represent the temple or the scaffolding? Please explain your answer.

building with scaffolding