Devin Justesen

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Devin is a graduate of Brigham Young University where he studied English and Business Management. He is a writer, photographer, movie-fanatic, and a lover of street tacos. He served his mission in Tokyo, Japan.

Becoming Kinder | 8 July 2020

Scripture For the mountains shall depart and the hills be removed, but my kindness shall not depart from thee, neither shall the covenant of my peace be removed, saith the Lord that hath mercy on thee. —3 Nephi 22:10 Quote Our spirituality is recharged by each other. Show charity for each other. Show understanding, not judgment; kindness, not blame; joy, …

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Return to Him | 7 July 2020

Scripture I say unto you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance. —Luke 15:7 Quote No one of us is less treasured or cherished of God than another. He loves each of us, insecurities, anxieties, self-image, and all. —Jeffrey R. Holland Video   …

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10 Latter-day Saint Quotes to Help Celebrate the 4th of July

From all of us here at LDS Daily, happy 4th of July! To help you celebrate the special day, here are 10 Latter-day Saint quotes and scriptures about freedom, words to honor our servicemen and women, and uplifting messages of hope. If we didn’t feature one of your favorite quotes or scriptures, share it with us in the comments section! …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 5 July 2020

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Refreshment for the Yigo Guam …

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A Secure Anchor | 6 July 2020

Scripture Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast, and which entereth into that within the veil. —Hebrews 6:19 Quote First, gain a strong testimony, step by step. Second, seek the help of Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, your family, and others who will support you in your decision to follow the plan. And finally, …

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They Never Did Fall Away | 5 July 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Yongsung Kim Scripture And thus we see that, when these Lamanites were brought to believe and to know the truth, they were firm, and would suffer even unto death rather than commit sin; and thus we see that they buried their weapons of peace, or they buried the weapons of war, for peace. —Alma 24:19 Quote …

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Happy Independence Day | 4 July 2020

Scripture Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty. —2 Corinthians 3:17 Quote I pray for the people of the world; not only for the Latter-day Saints, but I pray God’s blessings upon every loyal, patriotic man and woman that is endeavoring to do right, and to uphold the laws of …

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Reaching Toward the Light | 3 July 2020

Scripture O house of Jacob, come ye, and let us walk in the light of the Lord. —Isaiah 2:5 Quote There are all kinds of darkness in this world: darkness that comes from sin; darkness that comes from discouragement, disappointment, and despair; darkness that comes from loneliness and feelings of inadequacy. The light of Jesus Christ is stronger than any …

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Pure and Simple Faith | 2 July 2020

Scripture For verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain. Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you. —Matthew 17:20 Quote Faith in the Savior taught me that no matter what happened in the past, my story could have …

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Deliverance in Our Trials | 1 July 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Caitlin Connolly Scripture For he worketh by power, according to the faith of the children of men, the same today and tomorrow, and forever. —Moroni 10:7 Quote When serving our God becomes our main priority in life, we lose ourselves, and in due course, we find ourselves. —Joy D. Jones Video   Meme This Day in …

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