Devin Justesen

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.

Divine By Design | 12 October 2020

Scripture Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world. —2 Peter 1:4 Quote We should welcome feelings of divine discontent that call us to a higher way, while recognizing and avoiding Satan’s counterfeit-paralyzing discouragement. —Michelle D. Craig Video …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 11 October 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. Site Preparation for the Moses …

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Blessed Are Ye Because of Your Faith | 11 October 2020

Scripture And they arose from the earth, and he said unto them: Blessed are ye because of your faith. And now behold, my joy is full. —3 Nephi 17:20 Quote I believe that by His example the Savior was teaching us of the individual and tender care we should give to each one of our little children—indeed to each of …

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Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing | 10 October 2020

Scripture And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called one body; and be ye thankful. —Colossians 3:15 Quote As we humbly partake of the sacrament, we remember Jesus’s suffering in that sacred garden called Gethsemane and His sacrifice on the cross. We express gratitude to the Father for sending His Only …

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The Faith to Be Healed | 9 October 2020

Scripture In my name they shall heal the sick. —Doctrine and Covenants 84:68 Quote The Savior is our Good Samaritan, sent to heal the brokenhearted. He comes to us when others pass us by. With compassion, He places His healing balm on our wounds and binds them up. He carries us. —Neil L. Andersen Video   Meme This Day in …

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Happy Birthday President M. Russell Ballard | 8 October 2020

Scripture The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song I will praise him. —Psalm 28:7 Quote There is no greater joy in life than being anxiously engaged in the service of the Lord. —M. Russell Ballard Video   Meme This Day in …

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Come Ye Near Unto Me | 7 October 2020

Scripture Come ye near unto me; I have not spoken in secret; from the beginning, from the time that it was declared have I spoken; and the Lord God, and his Spirit, hath sent me. —1 Nephi 20:16 Quote To be sure, there may be times when you feel as though the heavens are closed. But I promise that as …

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He is the Gardner | 6 October 2020

Scripture But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption. —1 Corinthians 1:30 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 LDS History 1890: During …

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Lead, Kindly Light | 5 October 2020

Scripture The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. —Matthew 6:22 Quote Your personal testimony of light and truth will not only bless you and your posterity here in mortality, but it will also accompany you throughout all eternity, among worlds without end. —Dieter F. Uchtdorf …

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Hearing the Words of the Lord | 4 October 2020

Scripture It no sooner appeared than I found myself delivered from the enemy which held me bound. When the light rested upon me I saw two Personages, whose brightness and glory defy all description, standing above me in the air. One of them spake unto me, calling me by name and said, pointing to the other–This is my Beloved Son. …

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