And if men come unto me I will show unto them their weakness. I give unto men weakness that they may be humble; and my grace is sufficient for all men that humble themselves before me; for if they humble themselves before me, and have faith in me, then will I make weak things become strong unto them.—Ether 12:27
My dear friends and brethren, no matter how many times you have slipped or fallen, rise up! Your destiny is a glorious one! Stand tall and walk in the light of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ! You are stronger than you realize. You are more capable than you can imagine. You can do it now! Of this I testify in the sacred name of our Master and Redeemer, Jesus Christ, amen. —Dieter F. Uchtdorf
This Day in LDS History
1778: Mary Musselman (Whitmer), later the wife of Peter Whitmer Sr., mother of five Book of Mormon witnesses, and the only woman to be shown the Book of Mormon plates, is born in Strausburg, Pennsylvania.
1793: Edward Partridge, later the first bishop of the Church, is born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
1895: A star representing Utah is added to the United States flag, bringing the total number of stars on the flag to 45.
1982: President Gordon B. Hinckley breaks ground for the Taipei Taiwan Temple.
Devin is a graduate of Brigham Young University where he studied English and Business Management. He is a writer, photographer, movie-fanatic, and a lover of street tacos. He served his mission in Tokyo, Japan.