And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.—Matthew 23:12
The strength of the Church is in the millions of humble members striving every day to do the will of the Savior.—Richard C. Edgley
This Day in Church History
1839: Joseph Smith moves his family into a house in Commerce (later Nauvoo), Illinois. The house was owned by Hugh White, and would become known as the Homestead.
1869: The first transcontinental railroad is completed when the Union Pacific Railroad line meets the Central Pacific Railroad at Promontory Summit in Utah Territory. The new railroad allows Church leaders, missionaries, and converts to travel quickly to their destinations.
1995: The First Presidency announces the release of an American Sign Language video of the Book of Mormon.
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.