“A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.” – John 13:34
“We invite all men with all our love to come and partake of this spirit, this peace, this love of God that is in His kingdom here upon the earth today.” – James M. Paramore
This Day in LDS History
1858: Alfred Cumming, the newly appointed Utah territorial governor, arrives in Salt Lake City and is kindly received by President Brigham Young.
1985: U.S. Senator Jake Garn (Utah) blasts off in the space shuttle “Discovery,” becoming the first Latter-day Saint to enter space. A few weeks later aboard the “Challenger,” astronaut Don Lind becomes the second member of the Church to travel in space.
Lauren is studying Journalism at Brigham Young University and considers the East Coast home. She has a passion for writing, photography, skiing, hiking, and traveling. She enjoys studying German and is married to her best friend.