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 Healing Power of Love | 2 January 2020

Scripture But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed. —Isaiah 53:5 Quote Do what you can do a step at a time. Seek to understand the principles of healing from the scriptures and through prayer. Help others. Forgive. Submit cheerfully …

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Happy New Year | 1 January 2020

Scripture But learn that he who doeth the works of righteousness shall receive his reward, even peace in this world, and eternal life in the world to come. —Doctrine and Covenants 59:23 Quote Yes, so much of heartache and grief eventually become blessings, our earthly instructions, and condition us spiritually. Even if we cannot understand the “whys” of our tribulations, …

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New Beginnings | 31 December 2019

Scripture Remember ye not the former things, neither consider the things of old. Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert. —Isaiah 43:18-19 Quote Faith is for the future. Faith builds on the past but never longs …

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The Art of the Gospel | 30 December 2019

Scripture And let the beauty of the Lord our God be upon us: and establish thou the work of our hands upon us; yea, the work of our hands establish thou it. —Psalm 90:17 Quote I wish to contemplate the works of nature, and to know something of nature’s God, and my destiny. I love to view the things around …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 22 December 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. Construction Milestone Reached at the …

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Spiritual Principles That Star Wars and the Gospel Share

Today is the big day! Fans young and old are gearing up to witness the epic conclusion of the Star Wars Skywalker saga. Though the most recent films have left fans divided, there is no denying the excitement and buzz that surrounds this highly-anticipated film. For many of us, Star Wars has been a pretty constant part of our culture …

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The Influence of the Holy Ghost | 29 December 2019

Scripture And I will put my spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and ye shall keep my judgments, and do them. —Ezekiel 36:27 Quote In the gospel of Jesus Christ you have help from both sides of the veil, and you must never forget that. When disappointment and discouragement strike–and they will–you remember and never …

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Finding Healing | 28 December 2019

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: on the third day thou shalt go up unto the house of the Lord. —2 Kings 20:5 Quote For us, miraculous healing, powerful protection, divine knowledge, liberating forgiveness, and precious peace are among the …

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I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go | 27 December 2019

Scripture If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will my father honour. —John 12:26 Quote Do we earn a sunrise? No. Do we have to be worthy of a chance to begin again? No. We just have to accept these blessings and …

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Through Christ, We Have New Chapters | 26 December 2019

Scripture Behold, he who has repented of his sins, the same is forgiven, and I, the Lord, remember them no more. —Doctrine & Covenants 58:42 Quote We must have the courage to be imperfect while striving for perfection. —Patricia T. Holland Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1973: President Harold B. Lee dies in Salt Lake City, Utah. …

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