Here’s your daily dose of what matters most! Can we ever enjoy the great gift of peace while war, contention, and evil swirl around us? Learn how the peace of Christ triumphs over all things.
Finally, brethern, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you. —2 Corinthians 13:11
We plead for peace in our prayers and thoughts. Where is peace? Can we ever enjoy this great gift while wars, rumors of wars, discord, evil, and contention swirl all around us? The answer is yes. We can learn to know our Father and find inner peace as we live his principles. —Marvin J. Ashton
This Day in Church History
1857: While on a trip to visit Saints in the eastern and southern states, Elder Parley P. Pratt is murdered in Arkansas and buried near the town of Alma. Before dying he states: “I die a firm believer in the Gospel of Jesus Christ as revealed through the Prophet Joseph Smith…I am dying a martyr to the faith.”
1895: Susan B. Anthony attends a woman suffrage convention in Salt Lake City to lend support to the fight for woman suffrage in Utah.
1995: President Gordon B. Hinckley breaks ground for the Vernal Utah Temple.
Daily Question – Answer in the Comments
What are some things you can do to create a peaceful space in your home to escape to?
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.