My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother.—Proverbs 1:8
The commandment to honor our parents echoes the sacred spirit of family relationships in which—at their best—we have sublime expressions of heavenly love and care for one another. —Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in Church History
1845: The Welsh Mission is organized.
1896: The Colorado Mission is organized.
1979: In preparation for the 1980 Winter Olympics, a temporary LDS visitors’ center is opened at Lake Placid, New York.
1992: The First Presidency announces an effort sponsored by the Relief Society to raise literacy rates in the Church worldwide.
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.