And it came to pass, that, as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.—Luke 11:1
At the very moment we say, “Father in Heaven,” He hears our prayers and is sensitive to us and our needs. And so His eyes and His ears are now connected to you.—Juan A. Uceda
This Day in Church History
1829: Joseph Smith and Martin Harris secure a contract with E.B. Grandin to print five thousand copies of the Book of Mormon at a cost of $3,000 dollars.
1942: Lucy Gates Bowen, a granddaughter of Brigham Young, christens the SS Brigham Young, a U.S. liberty ship used during World War II to transport troops, freight, and prisoners.
1997: The Abidjan Ivory Coast Stake, the first stake in the West African country of Ivory Coast, is organized, with Cyr Philippe Assard as president.
What helps you pray when you don’t feel like praying?
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.