He denieth none that come unto him, black and white, bond and free, male and female; and he remembereth the heathen; and all are alike unto God, both Jew and Gentile.—2 Nephi 26:33
The Lord is no respecter of persons; we all have an important role to play in the gathering of Zion.—Arteh Odjidja
This Day in Church History
1840: Joseph Smith leaves Washington D.C., to return to Nauvoo, having gone there to petition U.S. president Martin Van Buren and the U.S. Congress to redress the Saints for their losses in Missouri.
1907: Ending a five-year battle, the U.S. Senate votes to allow Elder Reed Smoot, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and a Republican senator from Utah, to retain his seat in the Senate. Some senators had accused him of practicing plural marriage.
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.