“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” – Matthew 5:16
“Our lives should be examples of goodness and virtue as we try to emulate His example to the world.” – L. Tom Perry
This Day in LDS History
1845 Under the direction of Brigham Young, the Saints lay the capstone of the Nauvoo Temple.
1944 During World War II, the Church announces that it will restrict the calling of military-age men as bishops, freeing many for service in the war.
1999 The Church launches its Family Search™ Internet Genealogy Service at a news conference. The innovation is considered to be the most significant advance in family history since the invention of microfilm. The site quickly becomes one of the most sought-after sites on the Internet, receiving over forty million hits each day.
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.