“Wherefore, I give unto them a commandment, saying thus: Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, with all thy might, mind, and strength; and in the name of Jesus Christ thou shalt serve him.” —Doctrine & Covenants 59:5
“Sometimes we may initially serve from a sense of duty or obligation, but even that service can lead us to draw on something higher within us, leading us to serve in “a more excellent way”.” —Joy D. Jones
This Day in LDS History
1998: During his visit to storm-stricken Nicaragua and Honduras, President Gordon B. Hinckley speaks to victims of Hurricane Mitch.
1999: President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Billings Montana Temple.
1999: Ground is broken for the Perth Australia Temple.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.