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 Plan of Happiness | 10 March 2020

Scripture And now, behold, I say unto you: This is the plan of salvation unto all men, through the blood of mine Only Begotten, who shall come in the meridian of time. —Moses 6:62 Quote The Plan of Salvation gives mortal life meaning, purpose, and direction. —M. Russell Ballard Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1841: Illinois Governor …

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He Heals All Wounds | 9 March 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Brian Kershisnik Scripture Thus saith the Lord, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: behold, I will heal thee. —2 Kings 20:5 Quote There is no sin or transgression, pain or sorrow, which is outside of the healing power of His Atonement. —C. Scott Grow Video   …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 8 March 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. Yigo Guam Temple Taking Shape …

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Eight New Episodes in the Book of Mormon Videos Series Coming Soon

The next episodes of the Book of Mormon Videos series from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will begin to be published next Friday, March 13. Videos will tell eight stories from the books of Mosiah and Alma and will be released on most Fridays between then and May 15. See the publishing schedule below. These new videos will continue to …

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The Doctrine of Christ | 8 March 2020

Article Photo Courtesy of Jorge Cocco Scripture Wherefore, ye must press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, having a perfect brightness of hope, and a love of God and of all men. Wherefore, if ye shall press forward, feasting upon the word of Christ, and endure to the end, behold, thus saith the Father: Ye shall have eternal life. —2 …

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I Will Tell You in Your Mind & Heart | 7 March 2020

Scripture Yea, behold, I will tell you in your mind and in your heart, by the Holy Ghost, which shall come upon you and which shall dwell in your heart. —Doctrine and Covenants 8:2 Quote The way to receive personal revelation is really quite clear. We need to desire to receive revelation, we must not harden our hearts, and then …

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A Chosen Generation | 6 March 2020

Scripture But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. —1 Peter 2:9 Quote You were chosen to participate in His work at this time because He trusts you to make the right choices. …

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Hope & Quietly Wait for Salvation | 5 March 2020

Scripture It is good that a man should both hope and quietly wait for the salvation of the Lord. —Lamentations 3:26 Quote Some blessings are reserved for later, even for the most valiant of God’s children. —Dale G. Renlund Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1849: A constitutional convention meets in Salt Lake City, where a constitution for …

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Father of Man: An Inspiring Story of Life, Death, and the Eternal Nature of Families

This past week, the LDS Film Festival featured Barrett Burgin’s new short film Father of Man. It is a powerful story of family, the relationships between fathers and sons, and a unique style of filmmaking that beautifully illustrates the aesthetics of Latter-day Saints and beliefs we share as human beings. The film centers around the tumultuous and difficult relationship between …

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Happy Homes & Unselfish Service | 4 March 2020

Scripture But ye will teach them to walk in the ways of truth and soberness; ye will teach them to love one another, and to serve one another. —Mosiah 4:15 Quote Happiness comes from unselfish service. And happy homes are only those where there is a daily striving to make sacrifices for each other’s happiness. —Harold B. Lee Video   …

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