“Yea, and that same God did establish his church among them; yea, and that same God hath called me by a holy calling, to preach the word unto this people, and hath given me much success, in the which my joy is full. ” –
“My encouragement is to help you know that when you do your part, the Lord adds His power to your efforts.” – Henry B. Eyring
This Day in LDS History
1855: John Smith, son of Hyrum Smith, is ordained Patriarch to the Church.
1979: Ezra Taft Benson, President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, organizes the Nauvoo Illinois Stake, the Church’s one thousandth stake.
1981: President Spencer W. Kimball and King Taufa’ahau Tupou IV break ground for the Nuku’alofa Tonga Temple. Nearly seven thousand attend the ceremony.