Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


  • "Heavenly Father has charged and blessed us to be fruitful, to multiply, and to subdue the earth that we might become like Him."

    —Joseph W. Sitati, "Be Fruitful, Multiply, and Subdue the Earth"
    Topics: Plan of Salvation, Atonement

  • "A family built on the marriage of a man and woman supplies the best setting for God’s plan to thrive."

    —D. Todd Christofferson, "Why Marriage, Why Family"
    Topics: Plan of Salvation, Atonement

  • "The end of all activity in the Church is to see that a man and a woman with their children are happy at home, sealed for eternity."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "The Plan of Happiness"
    Topics: Plan of Salvation, Atonement

  • "The guilt that accompanies mistakes can be washed away. If we seek to understand His Atonement, we will come to a deep reverence for the Lord Jesus Christ, His earthly ministry, and His divine mission as our Savior."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "The Reason for Our Hope"
    Topics: Atonement, Jesus Christ

  • "The important questions focus on what matters most—Heavenly Father’s plan and the Savior’s Atonement."

    —M. Russell Ballard, "Stay in the Boat and Hold On!"
    Topics: Plan of Salvation, Atonement

  • "We are beloved spirit sons and daughters of heavenly parents, with a divine nature and destiny. Our Savior, Jesus Christ, loved us enough to give His life for us. His Atonement provides the way for us to progress on the path to our heavenly home, through sacred priesthood ordinances and covenants."

    —Carole M. Stephens, "Do We Know What We Have"
    Topics: Atonement, Priesthood, Covenants

  • "Just as chalk can be removed from a blackboard, with sincere repentance the effects of our transgression can be erased through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. That promise applies in every case."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "The Key to Spiritual Protection"
    Topics: Repentance, Atonement

  • "Teach yourself and teach your families about the gift of the Holy Ghost and the Atonement of Jesus Christ. You will do no greater eternal work than within the walls of your own home."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "These Things I Know"
    Topics: Family, Atonement, Holy Ghost

  • "Through the Atonement of Jesus Christ, each of us can become clean and the burden of our rebellion will be lifted. Remember, repentance is not punishment. It is the hope-filled path to a more glorious future."

    —Richard G. Scott, "Personal Strength through the Atonement of Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "Every appetite, desire, propensity, and impulse of the natural man may be overcome by and through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. We are here on the earth to develop godlike qualities and to bridle all of the passions of the flesh."

    —David A. Bednar, "We Believe in Being Chaste"
    Topics: Atonement