“But this thing commanded I them, saying, Obey my voice, and I will be your God, and ye shall be my people: and walk ye in all the ways that I have commanded you, that it may be well unto you.” — Jeremiah 7:23
“God’s commandments are a manifestation of His love for us, and obedience to His commandments is an expression of our love for Him.” —Carole M. Stephens
This Day in LDS History
1833: The Prophet Joseph Smith ordains his father, Joseph Smith Sr., as the first patriarch of the Church.
1982: Ground is broken for the Boise Idaho Temple.
1999: President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Raleigh North Carolina Temple.
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.