“And again, thou shalt not be proud in thy heart; let all thy garments be plain, and their beauty the beauty of the work of thine own hands; And let all things be done in cleanliness before me.” – D&C 42:40-41
“I testify that the choices we make to appear and behave modestly send a powerful message that we understand our identity as sons and daughters of God and that we have chosen to stand in holy places.” – Carol F. McConkie
This Day in LDS History
1887 President John Taylor’s funeral is held in Salt Lake City.
1915 Bruce Reed McConkie, later a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is born in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
1943 Adele Cannon Howells is called as the fourth general president of the Primary.
1998 The First Presidency announces plans to build temples in Bismarck, North Dakota, and St. Paul, Minnesota.
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.