Here’s your daily dose of what matters most! Are you crying out to God right now, wondering where He is as you sink farther into the waves? Read this to find Him in your storm.
And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.—Mark 4:39
Certainly it should be no surprise that [Christ] could command a few elements acting up on the Sea of Galilee. And our faith should remind us that he can calm the troubled waters of our lives.—Howard W. Hunter
This Day in Church History
1853: J. Golden Kimball, later a colorful folk hero and one of the First Presidents of the Seventy, is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
1878: Orrin Porter Rockwell, the bodyguard of Joseph Smith and a Utah folk hero, dies in Salt Lake City at the age of 65. At the time of his death, he had been a member of the Church longer than anyone to that time, having been baptized shortly after the Church was organized.
1974: The Belfast Ireland Stake, the first stake in Ireland, is organized.
Daily Question – Answer in the Comments
How do you strengthen your faith and combat your fear?
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.