“And Ammon said unto her: Blessed art thou because of thy exceeding faith; I say unto thee,woman, there has not been such great faith among all the people of the Nephites.” – Alma 19:10
“Without the righteous influence of women, families would disintegrate, and social chaos would prevail.” – Quentin L. Cook
This Day in LDS History
1847 Brigham Young, Heber C. Kimball, Wilford Woodruff, George A. Smith, Ezra T. Benson, Willard Richards, Albert Carrington, William Clayton, and Lorenzo Dow Young climb a hill at the north of the Salt Lake Valley and name it Ensign Peak.
1912 Church leaders in northern Mexico order the Saints to evacuate El Paso, Texas, as a result of civil strife within Mexico, which displaces some forty-eight thousand Latter-day Saints from the Mexican colonies.
1954 Life Magazine highlights the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s twenty-five years of broadcasting.
1987 Church members celebrate 150 years in the British Isles.
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.