"Even in the midst of great personal sorrow and pain, our Exemplar reached out to bless others. … His was not a life focused on the things he did not have. It was a life of reaching out in service to others."
"We lighten the loads of others best by helping the Lord strengthen them. That is why the Lord included in our charge to comfort others the command to be His witnesses at all times and in all places."
"We all experience times and seasons in our lives. But whether we are at school, at work, in the community, or especially in the home, we are the Lord’s agents and we are on His errand."
"In the Lord’s service the path is not always easy. It often requires sacrifices, and we will likely experience adversity. But in serving Him, we discover that His hand is truly over us."
—Robert D. Hales, "Preparations for the Restoration and the Second Coming: “My Hand Shall Be over Thee”"
"Faithfully caring for the poor and needy is a reflection of spiritual maturity."
—Dean M. Davies, "The Law of the Fast: A Personal Responsibility to Care for the Poor and Needy"
"We need to realize that we all desire to serve in the kingdom, using our unique talents and gifts in our own ways."
"Reaching out to rescue one another, under any condition, is an eternal measure of love."
"At school, at work, in the community, or especially in the home, we are the Lord’s agents and we are on His errand."
"In this cause we are all valued. We are all needed. The righteous cause we serve is the cause of Christ."
"The way to feel better about your own situation is to improve someone else’s circumstances."