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.

Putting Our Trust in The Lord | 15 August 2019

Scripture If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you.—John 15:7 Quote It isn’t as bad as you sometimes think it is. It all works out. Don’t worry. I say that to myself every morning. It all works out in the end. Put your trust …

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We Can Start Again | 14 August 2019

Scripture Yea, verily I say unto you, if ye will come unto me ye shall have eternal life. Behold, mine arm of mercy is extended towards you, and whosoever will come, him will I receive; and blessed are those who come unto me.—3 Nephi 9:14 Quote There is no choice, sin, or mistake that you or anyone else can make …

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Family History: Stories of The Past Connect Us With Our Present

Finding your family history is becoming easier than ever, and the stories we can learn can give us the strength to meet our daily challenges. With applications such as Family Search, Ancestry, and even DNA tests to show us the entire makeup of our genealogy, learning about our family history is becoming easier than ever. People are feeling so much …

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Gratitude Will Bring Us Closer to Him | 13 August 2019

Scripture There Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will I praise him.—Psalm 28:7 Quote Your vision of your future will help you press forward. Take a few minutes to envision where you want yo be in one year or two or …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 11 August 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.   The Church Announces Renovation …

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Happy Birthday President Dallin H. Oaks | 12 August 2019

Scripture And, if you keep my commandments and endure to the end you shall have eternal life, which is the greatest of all the gifts of God.—Doctrine & Covenants 14:7 Quote Testimony is to know and to feel, conversion is to do and to become. —Dallin H. Oaks Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1841: Joseph Smith preaches …

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His Grace Is Sufficient | 11 August 2019

Scripture And hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us.—Romans 5:5 Quote As dark as night may become, we can always count on the sun coming up. As dark as our trials, sins, and mistakes may appear, we can always have confidence in the …

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Have I Done Any Good in the World Today? | 10 August 2019

Scripture And they all cried with one voice, saying: Yea, we believe all the words which thou hast spoken unto us; and also, we know of their surety and truth, because of the Spirit of the Lord Omnipotent, which has wrought a mighty change in us, or in our hearts, that we have no more disposition to do evil, but …

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Happy Birthday Elder Neil L. Andersen | 9 August 2019

Scripture Therefore, my son, see that you are merciful unto your brethren; deal justly, judge righteously, and do good continually; and if ye do all these things then shall ye receive your reward; yea, ye shall have justice restored unto you again; ye shall have righteous judgment restored unto you again; and ye shall have good rewarded unto you again.—Alma …

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