“Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:” —Matthew 7:7
“Remember that a righteous prayer is not asking for what we want but finding out what God wants for us.” —Bonnie L. Oscarson
This Day in LDS History
1847: Brigham Young, Heber C. Kimball, Wilford Woodruff, George A. Smith, Ezra T. Benson, Willard Richards, Albert Carrington, William Clayton, and Lorenzo Dow Young climb a hill at the north of the Salt Lake Valley and name it Ensign Peak.
1912: Church leaders in northern Mexico order the Saints to evacuate El Paso, Texas, as a result of civil strife within Mexico, which displaces some 48 thousand Latter-day Saints from the Mexican colonies.
1954: Life Magazine highlights the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s 25 years of broadcasting.
1987: Church members celebrate 150 years in the British Isles.
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.