“There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment. He that feareth is not made perfect in love. ” – 1 John 4:18
“Wherever we find ourselves on the path of discipleship, whatever our worries and challenges may be, we are not alone. You are not forgotten.” – Jean A. Stevens
This Day in LDS History
1846 U.S. president James K. Polk’s cabinet authorizes him to ask the Latter-day Saints to provide several hundred men in the war against Mexico. This was an important milestone on the road to enlisting the Mormon Battalion.
1864 Heber J. Grant is baptized in City Creek in Salt Lake City, the second of four future Presidents of the Church to be baptized in the same location.
1874 In one of the largest baptismal services among Native Americans in North America, William Lee and three other elders baptize one hundred Goshute Indians in Utah.
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.