Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble. Submit yourselves therefore to God.—James 4:6-7
Yielding one’s heart to God signals the last stage in our spiritual development. Only then are we beginning to be fully useful to God! How can we sincerely pray to be an instrument in His hands if the instrument seeks to do the instructing?—Neal A. Maxwell
This Day in Church History
1937: Patricia Peterson (Pinegar), later the ninth general president of the Primary, is born in Cedar City, Utah.
1963: The Milwaukee Stake, the first stake in Wisconsin, is organized, with DeWitt C. Smith as president.
1992: The Russia St. Petersburg Mission is organized.
2008: Thomas S. Monson becomes the president of the church.
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.