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.

We Can Choose to Have Faith | 13 September 2019

Scripture For I the Lord thy God will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, Fear not; I will help thee.—Isaiah 41:13 Quote Like the intense fire that transforms iron into steel, as we remain faithful during the fiery trial of our faith, we are spiritually refined and strengthed. —Neil L. Andersen Video   Meme This Day in LDS History …

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The Purifying Power of Adversity | 12 September 2019

Scripture My son, peace be unto thy soul; thine adversity and thine afflictions shall be but a small moment. And then, if thou endure it well, God shall exalt thee on high; thou shalt triumph over all thy foes.—Doctrine and Covenants 121:7-8 Quote There is a divine purpose in the adversities we encounter each day. They prepare, they purge, they …

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We Are Never Beyond His Loving Reach | 11 September 2019

Scripture But if ye will turn to the Lord with full purpose of heart, and put your trust in him, and serve him with all diligence of mind, if ye do this, he will, according to his own will and pleasure, deliver you out of bondage.—Mosiah 7:33 Quote Though we are incomplete, God loves us completely. Though we are imperfect, …

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I Am a Child of God | 10 September 2019

Scripture Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hid.—Matthew 5:14 Quote Sacrifice of our personal agenda is required to make room for the eternal plans of God. —Neill F. Marriot Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1846: In an incident later known as the Battle of Nauvoo, anti-Mormon …

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15 Fun Facts & Stories About President Nelson in Honor of His Birthday

On Monday, September 9th, President Russell M. Nelson will be celebrating his 95th birthday. Throughout his many years of service as a surgeon, general authority, and husband and father, he has blessed countless lives. To celebrate his amazing and very interesting life, we have compiled 15 facts and stories you may not know about President Nelson as well as photos …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 8 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. Port-au-Prince Haiti Temple Dedicated This …

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Happy Birthday President Russell M. Nelson | 9 September 2019

Scripture I will raise them up a Prophet from among their brethren, like unto thee, and will put my words in his mouth; and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.—Deuteronomy 18:18 Quote Stellar spirits are often house in imperfect bodies. —Russell M. Nelson Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1850: Congress approves an …

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Happy Birthday Elder Quentin L. Cook | 8 September 2019

Scripture As a shepherd seeketh out his flock in the day that he is among his sheep that are scattered; so will I seek out my sheep, and will deliver them out of all places where they have been scattered in the cloudy and dark day.—Ezekiel 34:12 Quote We can thrive and bloom if we are rooted in our love …

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There Are Good Things to Come | 7 September 2019

Scripture Now, what do we hear in the gospel which we have received? A voice of gladness! A voice of mercy from heaven; and a voice of truth out of the earth; glad tidings for the dead; glad tidings of great joy. How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of those that bring glad tidings of good things, and …

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The Book of Mormon is a Source of Hope | 6 September 2019

Scripture And now I will ease your mind somewhat on this subject. Behold, you marvel why these things should be known so long beforehand. Behold, I say unto you, is not a soul at this time as precious unto God as a soul will be at the time of his coming?—Alma 39:17 Quote Read the Book of Mormon itself. Read …

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