“For behold, this life is the time for men to prepare to meet God; yea, behold the day of this life is the day for men to perform their labors.” – Alma 34:32
“To each there comes in their lifetime a special moment when they are figuratively tapped on the shoulder and offered the chance to do a very special thing, unique to them and fitted to their talents. What a tragedy if that moment finds them unprepared or unqualified for that which could have been their finest hour.” – Winston Churchill
This Day in LDS History
1877 With more than twelve hundred Saints present, President Brigham Young dedicates the lower portion of the St. George Temple, the first temple to be used since the Nauvoo Era.
1977 The First Presidency announces that general conferences will be held the first Saturday and Sunday of each April and October and on the preceding Saturdays.
2000 The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve issue “The Living Christ: The Testimony of the Apostles,” an official declaration reaffirming their personal testimonies of the Savior.
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.