Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Faith

  • "The trial of our faith will always involve staying true to simple, daily practices of faith. Then, and only then, does He promise that we will receive the divine response for which we long."

    —L. Whitney Clayton, "Whatsoever He Saith unto You, Do It"
    Topics: Faith

  • "Faith as a principle of power comes from a consistent pattern of obedient behavior and attitudes. Personal righteousness is a choice. Faith is a gift from God, and one possessed of it can receive enormous spiritual power."

    —Kevin W. Pearson, "Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Faith

  • "When all is said and done, the only real wealth of the Church is the faith of its people."

    —Gordon B. Hinckley, "Questions and Answers"
    Topics: Faith

  • "What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him?"

    James 2:14
    Topics: Faith

  • "Our faith grows as we anticipate the glorious day of the Savior’s return to the earth. The thought of His coming stirs my soul. It will be breathtaking! The scope and grandeur, the vastness and magnificence, will exceed anything mortal eyes have ever seen or experienced."

    —Neil L. Andersen, "Thy Kingdom Come", Ensign, May 2015
    Topics: Faith

  • "Day after day, on your path toward your eternal destiny, increase your faith. Proclaim your faith! Let your faith show!"

    —Russell M. Nelson, "Let Your Faith Show"
    Topics: Faith

  • "My dear friends, your faith did not begin at birth, and it will not end at death. Faith is a choice. Strengthen your faith, and live to be deserving of the Savior’s approving words: “Great is thy faith.” As you do, I promise you that your faith, through the grace of Jesus Christ, will one day allow you to stand with those you love, clean and pure in the presence of God."

    —Neil L. Andersen, "Faith is Not by Chance, but by Choice"
    Topics: Faith

  • "Spiritual light rarely comes to those who merely sit in darkness waiting for someone to flip a switch. It takes an act of faith to open our eyes to the Light of Christ. Spiritual light cannot be discerned by carnal eyes."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "The Hope of God's Light"
    Topics: Faith

  • "All women need to see themselves as essential participants in the work of the priesthood. Women in this Church are presidents, counselors, teachers, members of councils, sisters, and mothers, and the kingdom of God cannot function unless we rise up and fulfill our duties with faith. Sometimes we just need to have a greater vision of what is possible."

    —Bonnie L. Oscarson, "Rise Up in Strength, Sisters in Zion", Ensign, November 2016
    Topics: Service, Faith

  • "When we have faith in Christ, we trust the Lord enough to follow His commandments—even when we do not completely understand the reasons for them."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "Developing Christlike Attributes", Liahona, October 2008
    Topics: Faith, Commandments