“Let your ligth so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” —Matthew 5:16
“Possessing light, we can shine among our fellowmen through our lives and deeds, influencing them to glorify our Father in Heaven.” —Joseph B. Wirthlin
This Day in LDS History
1843: Orrin Porter Rockwell, after nearly ten months of imprisonment in Missouri, arrives at the home of Joseph Smith in the midst of a Christmas party. The overwhelmed Prophet joyfully receives his old friend.
1914: The First Presidency asks members of the Church to donate money to relieve the suffering of victims of the ‘Great War’ (World War I), being waged in Europe.
1925: Nineteen days after organizing the South American Mission in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Elder Melvin J. Ballard dedicates South America to the preaching of the gospel.