“Wherefore, ye must press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, having a perfect brightness of hope, and a love of God and of all men. ” – 2 Nephi 31:20
“On the subject of public discourse, we should all follow the gospel teachings to love our neighbor and avoid contention. Followers of Christ should be examples of civility. We should love all people, be good listeners, and show concern for their sincere beliefs.” – Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in LDS History
1841: Joseph Smith preaches to about 100 Sac and Fox Indians during their visit to Nauvoo, including Chiefs Keokuk, Kiskuhosh, and Appenoose.
1901: The Japan Mission is organized by Elder Heber J. Grant. In 1924, it is discontinued but later reopened in 1948.
1932: Dallin H. Oaks, future BYU president and a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is born in Provo, Utah.
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.