“There shall not any man be able to stand before thee all the days of thy life: as I was with Moses, so I will be with thee: I will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.” – Joshua 1:5
“Let us—all of us—have the courage to defy the consensus, the courage to stand for principle.” – Thomas S. Monson
This Day in LDS History
1954: The Suva Branch, the first branch in the South Pacific republic of Fiji, is organized.
1973: Leonard Myles-Mills, later a BYU track star, the NCAA 100-meter dash champion (199 and 1999), and African National Champion (1999), is born in Accra, Ghana.
1982: U.S. President Ronald Reagan honors the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on its 50th anniversary of continuous weekly broadcasts with the CBS Radio Network.
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