“Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:” —Matthew 7:7
“The more we learn about, have faith in, and emulate Jesus Christ, the more we come to understand that He is the source of all healing, peace, and eternal progress.” —Jean B. Bingham
This Day in LDS History
1856: The Willie handcart company leaves Florence (Winter Quarters), Nebraska, for the Salt Lake Valley.
1882: The Utah Commission, created by the anti-polygamy Edmunds Law, arrives in the territory to begin supervising election procedures in Utah to enforce the disenfranchisement of much of the Mormon population.
1985: Elder Neal A. Maxwell dedicates the first building built specifically as an LDS meetinghouse in the West African country of Ghana.
1996: Elder Richard G. Scott breaks ground for the Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Temple.
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.