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Watch: What Sister Cordon learned about light after causing an Apostle to literally stumble in the dark

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When a visiting Apostle volunteered to help 10-year-old Bonnie Cordon feed her family’s chickens, her nighttime chore suddenly seemed a lot less irksome.

In a new inspirational Church video, President Cordon of the Young Women General Presidency recalls how, as a young girl she excitedly grabbed a flashlight and led Elder L. Tom Perry to the barn. But when she forgot to light the Apostle’s path, he accidentally dunked his dress shoes in a deep puddle, which led him to teach young Bonnie a gentle but valuable lesson.

Sister Cordon also shared this story in her 2020 conference address, and you can watch her recount it in the video below.

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