“I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.” —Exodus 20:2
“The God-given Ten Commandments are still a basic part of God’s way of life and a basic part of the gospel of the kingdom. If all mankind would live the Ten Commandments, we would have self-respect, peace, love, and happiness on this earth.” —Bernard P. Brockbank
This Day in LDS History
1956: Less than one month after the organization of the first branch in Peru, Elders Darwin Thomas, Edward T. Hall, Donald L. Hokanson, and Shirrel M. Plowman arrive to begin preaching the gospel among the people there.
1977: The Fargo North Dakota Stake, the first stake in North Dakota, is organized, with John R. Price as president.
1979: The BYU Young Ambassadors perform in the People’s Republic of China.
1988: The first branch in the African Republic of Sierra Leone is organized in Goderich.
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.