It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not.—Lamentations 3:22
Our current challenging circumstances are not our final, eternal destination. We have every reason to rejoice, for our Lord and Savior is keenly aware of our troubles, cares, and sorrows. —Lisa L. Harkness
This Day in Church History
1838: Upon receiving word of the encounter between Missouri troops and Mormon militia at Crooked River on October 25, Missouri governor Lilburn W. Boggs issues the “extermination order,” decreeing that the Saints must be driven from the state.
1980: President Spencer W. Kimball dedicates the Tokyo Japan 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.