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.

The Love and Purposes of Our Heavenly Father | 28 September 2019

Scripture Unto the righteous there arise light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.—Psalm 112:4 Quote I do not know what we did in the preexistence to merit the wonderful blessings we enjoy. We have come to earth in this great season in the long history of mankind. It is a marvelous age, the best …

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A Shower of Blessings | 27 September 2019

Scripture Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.—Matthew 5:12 Quote Promised blessings never expire. Just because things haven’t worked out yet, doesn’t mean that they won’t. —Al Fox Carraway Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1809: Peter Whitmer Jr., later one of the …

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With Christ, We Can Change | 26 September 2019

Scripture For behold I, God, have suffered these things for all, that they might not suffer if they would repent;—Doctrine and Covenants 19:16 Quote I believe that our Heavenly Father wants to save every one of his children. I do not think he intends to shut any of us off… I believe that in his justice and mercy he will …

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His Plan for Us | 25 September 2019

Scripture And thus he shall bring salvation to all those who shall believe on his name; this being the intent of this last sacrifice, to bring about the bowels of mercy, which overpowereth justice, and bringeth about means unto men that they may have faith unto repentance.—Alma 34:15 Quote The world would have you believe that you are of worth …

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Our Souls Will Be Filled with Light | 24 September 2019

Scripture But Jesus turned him about, and when he saw her, he said, Daughter, be of good comfort; thy faith hath made thee whole. And the woman was made whole from that hour.—Matthew 9:22 Quote It is through the healing Atonement of Jesus Christ that we may have the strength to stand tall and strong and to have our souls …

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We Are Called to Love One Another | 23 September 2019

Scripture Yea, and cry unto God for all thy support; yea, let all thy doings be unto the Lord, and whithersoever thou goest let it be in the Lord; yea, let thy thoughts be directed unto the Lord; yea, let the affections of thy heart be placed upon the Lord forever.—Alma 37:36 Quote Kindness is the essence of greatness and …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 22 September 2019

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. Lisbon Portugal Temple Dedicated Yesterday …

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God Loveth a Cheerful Giver | 22 September 2019

Scripture Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.—2 Corinthians 9:7 Quote Be someone who reaches out to know and serve others–throw away the mirrors and look through the window. —Cheryl A. Esplin Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1823: Moroni appears …

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His Grace and Our Divine Potential | 21 September 2019

Scripture And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you.—Ephesians 4:32 Quote To me, the greatest miracles in life are not the parting of the Red Sea, the moving of mountains, or even the healing of the body. The greatest miracle happens when we humbly approach our Father in …

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The Love and Laws of God | 20 September 2019

Scripture Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed; And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.—John 8:31-32 Quote As a means of coming to truth, people in the Church are encouraged by their leaders to think and find out for …

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