Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Christmas

  • "Focusing on the Lord and everlasting life can help us not only at Christmas, but through all the challenges of mortality."

    —Russell M. Nelson, "Jesus the Christ--Our Prince of Peace"
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  • "Finding the real joy of Christmas comes not in the hurrying and the scurrying to get more done. We find the real joy of Christmas when we make the Savior the focus of the season."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "The Real Joy of Christmas"
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  • "To catch the real meaning of the spirit of Christmas, we need only drop the last syllable, and it becomes the Spirit of Christ."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "The Real Joy of Christmas"
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  • "Peace can come to all who choose to walk in the ways of the Master. His invitation is expressed in three loving words: "Come, follow me.""

    —Russell M. Nelson, "Jesus the Christ--Our Prince of Peace"
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  • "May we give as the Savior gave. To give of oneself is a holy gift. We give as a remembrance of all the Savior has given."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "The Real Joy of Christmas"
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  • "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life."

    — , "John 3:16"
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  • "The Savior is our perfect example not only of generous giving but also of gracious receiving."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "The Good and Gracious Receiver"
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  • "At this and every season, our Savior invites us to join with Him and others to offer the priceless gift of joy."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "The Perfect Gift"
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  • "Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values. It is peace because we have found peace in the Savior’s teachings. It is the time we realize most deeply that the more love is expended, the more there is of it for others."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "Christmas Is Love"
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