“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” – John 14:27
“The Savior of the world taught us to seek that inner peace which taps the innate happiness in our souls.” – James E. Faust
This Day in LDS History
1810 Elijah Abel, later an early black convert, pioneer, and faithful missionary, is born in Frederick, Maryland.
1847 Elders George A. Smith, Heber C. Kimball, and Ezra T. Benson speak at the first Church service held in the Salt Lake Valley.
1941 Yoshihiko Kikuchi, later a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy and the first native-born Japanese General Authority, is born in Hokkaido, Japan.
1991 President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Pony Express Monument, created and placed in Salt Lake City by the National Pony Express Association.
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.