Here’s your daily dose of what matters most! Today, we celebrate Elder Quentin L. Cook, who was born today in 1940. We love and sustain you, Elder Cook!
For O how beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that is the founder of peace, yea, even the Lord, who has redeemed his people; yea, him who has granted salvation unto his people.—Mosiah 15:18
Personal peace can be achieved despite the anger, contention, and division that blight and corrupt our world today. It has never been more important to seek personal peace.—Quentin L. Cook
This Day in Church History
1809: William Law, later a member of the First Presidency and one of the ringleaders of the Nauvoo apostates seeking Joseph’s life in 1844, is born in Tyrone, Ireland.
1873: David O. McKay, later the ninth President of the Church, is born in Huntsville, Utah.
1876: Amanda Inez Knight (Allen), later one of the first single women missionaries called by the Church, is born in Payson, Utah.
1893: The Tabernacle Choir wins the $1,000 second-prize at the singing contest held at the World’s Fair in Chicago.
1940:Elder Quentin L. Cook is born in Logan, Utah.
1998: President Gordon B. Hinckley appears on CNN’s popular Larry King Live television program. In the interview, President Hinckley declares, “My role is to declare a doctrine. My role is to stand as an example before the people. My role is to be a voice in defense of the truth.”
Daily Question – Answer in the Comments
What is one of your favorite quotes from Elder Cook?