“But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.” – James 1:22
“That which we persist in doing becomes easier for us to do; not that the nature of the thing itself is changed, but that our power to do is increased.” – Heber J. Grant
This Day in LDS History
1830: Elmina Shepard (Taylor), later the first general president of the Young Women’s Mutual Improvement Association (predecessor to the Young Women organization), is born in Middlefield, New York.
1951: James E. Talmage’s classic book, The Articles of Faith, is published in Spanish.
1974: Elder Gordon B. Hinckley offers an invocation at the U.S. Congress.
1991: Elder Boyd K. Packer dedicates the republic of the Ukraine in the former Soviet Union for the preaching of the gospel.
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