“In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:18
“Let us give thanks for what we are and for the circumstances God has given us for our personal journey through mortality.” – Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in LDS History
1875: George W. Hill baptizes over 300 Shoshone Indians in the Malad River in Idaho and gives blessings to many sick members of the tribe.
1971: Dallin H. Oaks begins his term as the seventh president of BYU.
1989: The Kingdom of Jordan approves a Latter-day Saint center for culture and education to be established in Amman.
1999: President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Guayaquil Ecuador Temple.
2004: Mexico Church membership now reaches 1 million members. Mexico is the first country outside of the United States to reach such numbers.
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