“And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is not worthy of me.” – Matthew 10:38
“Do you, like the pioneers, have the courage and the consistency to be true to the faith and endure to the end?” – Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in LDS History
1857: While celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Saints’ arrival in the Salt Lake Valley, Brigham Young receives word that U.S. President James Buchanan is sending an army against the Saints in Utah.
1929: The Czechoslovak Mission is organized.
1975: President Spencer W. Kimball dedicates the new 28 story Church Office Building in Salt Lake City.
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.