“For thus saith the Lord God; Behold, I, even I, will both search my sheep, and seek them out.” – Ezekiel 34:11
“The Church of Jesus Christ always has been and always will be a missionary church.” – David A. Bednar
This Day in LDS History
1841 Joseph Smith preaches to about one hundred Sac and Fox Indians during their visit to Nauvoo. The group includes Chiefs Keokuk, Kiskuhosh, and Appenoose.
1901 The Japan Mission is organized by Elder Heber J. Grant. It is discontinued in 1924 and reopened in 1948.
1932 Dallin H. Oaks, later BYU president and a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is born in Provo, Utah.