“Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.” – Psalms 100:4
“The depth and the willingness with which we serve is a direct reflection of our gratitude.” – Gordon T. Watts
This Day in LDS History
1823: Moroni appears to Joseph Smith at the Hill Cumorah and shows him the gold plates for the first time. He visits Joseph on the same date for the next four years at this location.
1827: Joseph Smith receives the gold plates, the Urim and Thummim, and the breastplate from the angel Moroni at the Hill Cumorah.
1951: President David O. McKay breaks ground for the Los Angeles Temple.
1965: J. Averil Jesperson, president of the Andes Mission, receives a letter from Elder Spencer W. Kimball suggesting that he begin missionary work in Ecuador. Missionaries first arrived in Ecuador two weeks later.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.