They see Jesus walking on the sea, and drawing nigh unto the ship: and they were afraid. But he saith unto them, It is I; be not afraid.—John 6:19-20
Unlike worldly fear that creates alarm and anxiety, godly fear is a source of peace, assurance, and confidence.—David A. Bednar
This Day in LDS History
1864: While trying to land at Lahaina, Maui in the Hawaiian Islands, Elder Lorenzo Snow drowns when a boat he and Elder Ezra T. Benson are in capsizes. After an hour of prayer and artificial resuscitation, Elder Snow revives.
1982: The First Presidency announces plans to build a temple in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
1990: David M. Kennedy is released as the First Presidency’s international representative.
2001: President Gordon B. Hinckley announces the Perpetual Education Fund, which will help young adults in the church receive the support and resources they need to gain an education and better employment.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.