I am the first and the last; I am he who liveth, I am he who was slain; I am your advocate with the Father. —Doctrine and Covenants 110:4
If you will listen with the Spirit, you will find your heart softened, your faith strengthened, and your capacity to love the Lord increased. —Henry B. Eyring
This Day in LDS History
1843: In Nauvoo, Addison Pratt, Noah Rogers, Benjamin F. Grouard, and Knowlton F. Hanks are set apart for the first mission to the South Pacific Islands. It is to Utah, not Illinois, that they return at the conclusion of their mission.
1893: Baptisms for the dead take place in the Salt Lake Temple for the first time.
1926: Colleen Kay Hutchins (Vadeweghe), the first LDS Miss America (1952), is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Devin is a graduate of Brigham Young University where he studied English and Business Management. He is a writer, photographer, movie-fanatic, and a lover of street tacos. He served his mission in Tokyo, Japan.