“Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness.”
– 1 Thessalonians 5:5
“How we speak to our children and the words we use can encourage and uplift them and strengthen their faith.” – Rosemary M. Wixom
This Day in LDS History
1956 Less than one month after the organization of the first branch in Peru, Elders Darwin Thomas, Edward T. Hall, Donald L. Hokanson, and Shirrel M. Plowman arrive to begin preaching the gospel among the people there.
1977 The Fargo North Dakota Stake, the first stake in North Dakota, is organized, with John R. Price as president.
1979 The BYU Young Ambassadors perform in the People’s Republic of China.
1988 The first branch in the African republic of Sierra Leone is organized in Goderich.