“O ye that embark in the service of God, see that ye serve him with all your heart, might, mind and strength” – Doctrine & Covenants 4:2
“Our spiritual progress is inseparably bound together with the temporal service we give to others.” – Dieter F. Uchtdorf
This Day in LDS History
1910: Gordon B. Hinckley, later a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and the fifteenth President of the Church, is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
1968: The Maine Stake, the first stake in Maine, is organized.
1979: The first area conference in the continental United States is held in Houston, Texas.
1994: Jeffrey R. Holland is ordained an Apostle, replacing Marvin J. Ashton, who had died.