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 Divine Purposes | 19 August 2020

Scripture Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world. —2 Peter 1:4 Quote Our ultimate quest in life is to prepare to meet our Maker. We do this by striving daily to become more like our Savior, Jesus …

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The Wounded Shall Be Healed | 18 August 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Kate Lee Scripture He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. —Psalm 147:3 Quote It is through the healing Atonement of Jesus Christ that we may have the strength to stand tall and strong o have our souls be filled–with light, understanding, joy, and love. His invitation is extended to “all to come …

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This Beautiful Life | 17 August 2020

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 Challenges help us become more like our Father in Heaven. —Richard G. Scott Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1829: Joseph Smith and Martin Harris secure a contract with E.B. …

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Because of Their Exceeding Faith | 16 August 2020

Scripture And now, their preservation was astonishing to our whole army, yea, that they should be spared while there was a thousand of our brethren who were slain. And we do justly ascribe it to the miraculous power of God, because of their exceeding faith in that which they had been taught to believe—that there was a just God, and …

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Temples News & Updates | Week of 16 August 2020

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. Rendering and Location Announced for …

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Justice and Mercy | 15 August 2020

Scripture Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful. —Luke 6:36 Quote Compassion means to feel love and mercy toward another person. It means to have sympathy and desire to relieve the suffering of others. It means to show kindness and tenderness toward another. —Barbara Thompson Video   Meme This Day in LDS History 1778: John Tanner, later …

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The House of the Lord | 14 August 2020

Scripture For verily this generation shall not all pass away until an house shall be built unto the Lord, and a cloud shall rest upon it, which cloud shall be even the glory of the Lord, which shall fill the house. —Doctrine and Covenants 84:5 Quote Everything that occurs in the temple is uplifting and ennobling. It speaks of life …

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Peace Through the Scriptures | 13 August 2020

Scripture Sing, O heavens; and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the Lord hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted. —Isaiah 49:13 Quote I love the scriptures. I treasure the truths I find as I read them. Joy fills my heart as I receive encouragement, direction, comfort, strength, and answers …

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