“And upon the first day of the week, when the disciples came together to break bread, Paul preached unto them, ready to depart on the morrow; and continued his speech until midnight.” – Acts 20:7
“Whether we are poor or rich, if we neglect our prayers and our sacrament meetings, we neglect the Spirit of the Lord, and a spirit of darkness comes over us.” – Brigham Young
This Day in LDS History
1809: Peter Whitmer Jr., later one of the Eight Witnesses of the Book of Mormon, is born in Fayette, New York.
1850: The First Presidency issues the Fourth General Epistle to the Church. The epistle addresses the lack of communication between the state of Deseret and the rest of the Union.
1976: President Spencer W. Kimball dedicates the first buildings of the new Language Training Mission (LTM), later known as the Missionary Training Center (MTC), in Provo.
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.