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.

A Child of God | 1 August 2020

Scripture And the redemption of the soul is through him that quickeneth all things, in whose bosom it is decreed that the poor and the meek of the earth shall inherit it. —Doctrine and Covenants 88:17 Quote Remember that ever soul on this earth is also a child of God. We must treat each other with the love and kindness …

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Hear the Words of Jesus | 31 July 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Amber Eldredge Scripture But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you. —John 14:26 Quote The gospel of Jesus Christ is for all the world. It is the message of …

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Real Lasting Peace | 30 July 2020

Scripture Wherefore, whoso believeth in God might with surety hope for a better world, yea, even a place at the right hand of God, which hope cometh of faith, maketh an anchor to the souls of men, which would make them sure and steadfast, always abounding in good works being led to glorify God. —Ether 12:4 Quote Choosing to increase …

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Small Teaching Moments | 29 July 2020

Scripture And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. —Deuteronomy 6:7 Quote Faithful parents are entitled to know how to best teach to meet the needs of their children. As parents …

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Living Water | 28 July 2020

Scripture Yea, if they will come, they may, and partake of the waters of life freely. —Doctrine and Covenants 10:66 Quote A constant flow of living water is far superior to sporadic sipping. —David A. Bednar Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1847: Brigham Young identifies the site where the Salt Lake Temple is to be built. 1985: …

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He Breaks the Bands of Death | 27 July 2020

Article Image Courtesy of J. Kirk Richards Scripture And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you. —John 16:22 Quote We have seen the lives of loved ones–and maybe our own–figuratively burned to the ground and have wondered why a loving and caring Heavenly …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 26 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. Cupola Installed on Yigo Guam …

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10 Inspiring Latter-day Saint Quotes to Help Celebrate Pioneer Day

Today marks and commemorates the sacrifices and unshakable faith of the early Latter-day Saint pioneers that made the perilous journey to the Utah valley. To help celebrate this special day, we’ve compiled a list of 10 inspirational quotes about the pioneers. If we missed one of your favorites, let us know in the comments section below! We are all required …

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The Small and Simple Things | 26 July 2020

Scripture Now ye may suppose that this is foolishness in me; but behold I say unto you, that by small and simple things are great things brought to pass; and small means in many instances doth confound the wise. —Alma 37:6 Quote Giving consistent effort in the little things in day-to-day life leads to true greatness. Specifically, it is the …

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