“For with God nothing shall be impossible.” – Luke 1:37
“I have seen the marvelous blessing of recovery that can set one free from the chains of addiction. The Lord is our Shepherd, and we shall not want as we trust in the power of the Atonement. I know the Lord can and will free the addicted from their bondage, for as the Apostle Paul proclaimed, ‘I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me’ (Philippians 4:13)”” – M. Russell Ballard
This Day in LDS History
1852 Workers begin to construct a wall around Temple Square in Salt Lake City. Work on the temple itself begins in April 1853.
1910 During his second trip to Europe, President Joseph F. Smith meets with Saints in Denmark, becoming the first Church President in that country.
1945 Christine Meader (Durham), later the first Latter-day Saint woman and the first woman in Utah to be appointed as a state supreme court justice (1982), is born in Los Angeles, California.
Hayley is a lover of all things chocolate, good books, and her cute British husband. She has a degree from BYU in Psychology and English and is now the Relationship Manager for LDSBookstore.com. She served a mission to the Philippines and misses the mangoes, bananas and people terribly. She loves taking photos of people, watching reruns of the West Wing, and geeking out about family history.