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 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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I’m Trying to Be Like Jesus | 19 September 2019

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 Nephi 31:20 Quote Deep and lasting happiness …

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Faith in Things Hoped For But Not Seen | 18 September 2019

Scripture Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.—Hebrews 11:1 Quote How we live our lives increases or diminishes our faith. Prayer, obedience, honesty, purity of thought and deed, and unselfishness increase faith. Without these, faith diminishes. —Neil L. Andersen Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1839: Apostles Brigham Young and …

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Simple Acts of Kindness | 17 September 2019

Scripture And Jesus, when he came out, saw much people, and was moved with compassion toward them, because they were as sheep not having a shepherd: and he began to teach them many things.—Mark 6:34 Quote Begin now with your best effort. Reach out to another. You will feel the power of the Lord flow through you. Your own self-respect …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 15 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. Open House Tours For Newly …

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Because We Have Been Given Much | 16 September 2019

Scripture Verily, verily, I say unto you, even as you desire of me so it shall be done unto you; and, if you desire, you shall be the means of doing much good in this generation.—Doctrine and Covenants 11:8 Quote As we make a habit of approaching Heavenly Father in prayer, we will come to know the Savior. We will …

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