“Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.” – Psalms 27:14
“Have the moral courage to stand firm in obeying God’s will, even if you have to stand alone” – Ullisses Soares
This Day in LDS History
1857 Under instructions from President James Buchanan, the United States War Department issues orders for an army to assemble at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and march to Utah, beginning the so-called “Utah War.”
1944 Gladys Knight, later a member of the 1960s and ‘70s R&B group Gladys Knight and the Pips and convert to the Church, is born in Atlanta, Georgia.
1988 The First Presidency issues a statement regarding AIDS, emphasizing chastity before marriage, fidelity in marriage, and total abstinence from homosexuality.
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.