“And he commanded them that they should observe the sabbath day, and keep it holy, and also every day they should give thanks to the Lord their God.” – Mosiah 18:23
“There is a direct correlation between the proper observance of the Sabbath and true reverence for God, which includes obedience to his other commandments.” – John H. Groberg
This Day in LDS History
1877 Romania Pratt (Penrose) graduates from the Women’s Medical College in New York. She is one of the first LDS women to earn a medical degree.
1961 The Central German Mission is organized.
1970 The Tokyo Stake, the first stake in Asia, is organized.
1989 The first LDS branch in Kenya is organized in Nairobi.
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.