Therefore also now, saith the Lord, turn ye even to me with all your heart, and with fasting, and with weeping, and with mourning.—Joel 2:12
We need to become so deeply converted to the gospel of Christ that the fire of the covenant will burn in our hearts like flame unquenchable.—M. Russell Ballard
This Day in Church History
1841: Under the provisions of the Nauvoo charter granted by the Illinois state legislature, the Nauvoo Legion is organized.
1902: The First Presidency announces the policy that full-time missionaries need not pay tithing.
1996: Church members commemorate the sesquicentennial of the Saints’ 1846 exodus from Nauvoo.
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.