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.

His Comforting Spirit | 21 May 2020

Scripture And now, verily, verily, I say unto thee, put your trust in that Spirit which leadeth to do good–yea, to do justly, to walk humbly, to judge righteously; and this is my Spirit. —Doctrine and Covenants 11:12 Quote The world calls to you with unrelenting, noisy voices to “live it up,” “try everything,” “experiment and be happy.” Conversely, the …

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A Personal Relationship with Jesus Christ | 20 May 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Annie Henrie Nader Scripture Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light. …

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Gaining Direction and Purpose | 19 May 2020

Scripture He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. —Psalm 23:2 Quote To Him, our direction is more important than our speed. —Larry R. Lawrence Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1842: Nauvoo citizens elect Joseph Smith as the city’s second mayor, replacing the excommunicated John C. Bennett. 1890: The …

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Discovering Truth in the Book of Mormon | 18 May 2020

Scripture Behold, I would exhort you that when ye shall read these things, if it be wisdom in God that ye should read them, that ye would remember how merciful the Lord hath been unto the children of men, from the creation of Adam even down until the time that ye shall receive these things, and ponder it in your …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 17 May 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. Quito Ecuador Temple Tower Walls …

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Numbered Among His Children | 17 May 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Minerva Teichert Scripture Yea, and are willing to mourn with those that mourn; yea, and comfort those that stand in need of comfort, and to stand as witnesses of God at all times and in all things, and in all places that ye may be in, even until death, that ye may be redeemed of God, …

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Finding Answers to Our Deepest Questions | 16 May 2020

Scripture For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened. —Luke 11:10 Quote He is eager to give us good gifts–including the blessings that we need and the answers to our prayers–as we ask in righteousness. By faith we can come to understand his answers and know that they …

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The Joy of Repentance | 15 May 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Jorge Cocco Santangelo Scripture For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death. —2 Corinthians 7:10 Quote To those who have transgressed or been offended, we say, come back. The path of repentance, though hard at times, lifts one ever upward and leads to a …

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Standing in Holy Places | 14 May 2020

Scripture And that the gathering together upon the land of Zion, and upon her stakes, may be a refuge from the storm, and from wrath when it shall be poured out without mixture upon the whole earth. —Doctrine and Covenants 115:6 Quote You, the noble youth of the Church, are my heroes. I love you. I feel Heavenly Father’s incredible …

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His Love is Unchanging | 13 May 2020

Scripture Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God. He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love. —John 4:7-8 Quote Think of the purest, most all-consuming love you can imagine. Now multiply that love by an infinite amount–that is the measure of …

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