Devin Justesen

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.

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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Happy Birthday President Dallin H. Oaks | 12 August 2020

Scripture Wherefore, the Lord God gave unto man that he should act for himself. Wherefore, man could not act for himself save it should be that he was enticed by the one or the other. —2 Nephi 2:16 Quote We have to forgo some good things in order to choose other that are better or best because they develop faith …

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Accepting His Guidance | 11 August 2020

Article Image Courtesy of Anne Marie Oborn Scripture Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day. —Psalm 25:5 Quote The Savior’s creation of the earth, under the direction of His Father, was a mighty act of nurturing. He provided a place for us to …

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Spiritual Hunger | 10 August 2020

Scripture And my soul hungered; and I kneeled down before my Maker, and I cried unto him in mighty prayer and supplication for mine own soul; and all the day long did I cry unto him; yea, and when the night came I did still raise my voice high that it reached the heavens. —Enos 1:4 Quote To those who …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 9 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. Brasília Brazil Temple Groundbreaking Announced …

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Happy Birthday Elder Neil L. Andersen | 9 August 2020

Scripture But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd. —Matthew 9:36 Quote As we act in faith, we often find that the blessings from the Lord are different than we expected but much better than we imagined. —Neil L. Andersen Video   Meme …

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