For I the Lord thy God will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, Fear not; I will help thee.—Isaiah 41:13
Like the intense fire that transforms iron into steel, as we remain faithful during the fiery trial of our faith, we are spiritually refined and strengthed. —Neil L. Andersen
This Day in LDS History
1856: Under the direction of Brigham Young, President Jedediah M. Grant of the First Presidency institutes the “Mormon Reformation” at a conference in Kaysville. The purpose of the reformation was to remind the Saints of their blessings and to call them to repentance for being lax in keeping the commandments.
1898: Lorenzo Snow is ordained as the fifth President of the Church, with George Q. Cannon and Joseph F. Smith as counselors.
1937: Don Bluth, later a Disney animator for such classics as Sleeping Beauty (1955) and Pete’s Dragon (1977) and director of An American Tail (1987) and Land Before Time (1987) is born in El Paso, Texas.