Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Jesus Christ

  • "There are many attributes which are manifestations of love, such as kindness, patience, selflessness, understanding, and forgiveness. In all our associations, these and other such attributes will help make evident the love in our hearts. Usually our love will be shown in our day-to-day interactions one with another. All important will be our ability to recognize someone’s need and then to respond."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "Love—the Essence of the Gospel"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "Patience in affliction and suffering describes the life of Christ, the great exemplar. In moments of great suffering and pain which transpired in Gethsemane, He was able to express in fervent prayer, “O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me: nevertheless not as I will, but as thou wilt” (Matt. 26:39), giving us the example and a frame of reference for a life of obedience and perseverance, despite circumstances or external conditions in which we could find ourselves."

    —Angel Abrea, "Patience in Affliction"
    Topics: Adversity, Jesus Christ

  • "When He says to the poor in spirit, “Come unto me,” He means He knows the way out and He knows the way up. He knows it because He has walked it. He knows the way because He is the way. Brothers and sisters, whatever your distress, please don’t give up and please don’t yield to fear."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Broken Things to Mend"
    Topics: Hope, Jesus Christ

  • "As you strive to come to Him, you will gain the power to relieve life’s burdens, whether physical or spiritual, and experience a positive inner change that will help you be happier."

    —Eduardo Gavarret, "Yes, Lord, I Will Follow Thee"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "As one of His ordained witnesses, I declare this Easter morning that Jesus of Nazareth was and is that Savior of the world, the “last Adam,” the Author and Finisher of our faith, the Alpha and Omega of eternal life."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Where Justice, Love, and Mercy Meet"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "We rejoice in all the Savior has done for us. He has made it possible for each of us to gain our salvation and exaltation."

    —Quentin L. Cook, "We Follow Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "There will be days ... when your hearts are heavy and your heads hang down. Then, please remember, Jesus Christ, the Redeemer, is the Head of this Church. It is His gospel. He wants you to succeed. He gave His life for just this purpose."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "Have We Not Reason to Rejoice?"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "When He says to the poor in spirit, “Come unto me,” He means He knows the way out and He knows the way up. He knows it because He has walked it. He knows the way because He is the way."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Broken Things to Mend"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "I testify of Jesus Christ as the Master Healer."

    —Russell M. Nelson, "Jesus Christ—the Master Healer"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "True, enduring happiness, with the accompanying strength, courage, and capacity to overcome the greatest difficulties, will come as you center your life in Jesus Christ."

    —Richard G. Scott, "The Atonement Can Secure Your Peace and Happiness"
    Topics: Jesus Christ