And if ye labor with your might with me ye shall have joy in the fruit which I shall lay up unto myself against the time which will soon come. —Jacob 5:71
While we strive to be diligent in building up Zion, including our part in the gathering of the Lord’s elect and the redemption of the dead, we should pause to remember that it is the Lord’s work and He is doing it. —D. Todd Christofferson
This Day in Church History
1935: Canadians elect Church member John Horne Blackmore to the Canadian Parliament, making him the first Latter-day Saint to serve in that capacity.
1998: The First Presidency announces plans to build a temple in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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.