“I say unto you, be one; and if ye are not one ye are not mine.” —Doctrine & Covenants 38:27
“Brothers and sisters, I testify that as we decide to be one with the members and leaders of the Church—both when we’re assembled together and especially when we are apart—we will also feel more perfectly united with our Heavenly Father and the Savior.” —Joni L. Koch
This Day in LDS History
1944: Margaret Dyrend, later the eleventh general president of the Young Women, is born in Manti, Utah.
1960: The Alaskan-Canadian Mission is organized.
1978: Edwin and Janath Cannon and Rendell and Rachel Mabey, the first official representatives of the International Mission in West Africa, witness the fruits of their labors with the baptism of twenty-one Nigerians. Within the year some seventeen hundred Nigerians and Ghanians are baptized.
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.