Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


General Conference

  • "In addition to inviting us to hold personal and family scripture study, Heavenly Father wants us to regularly study and apply what we have learned in conference. I testify that those who put their trust in the Lord and heed this counsel in faith will gain great strength to bless themselves and their families for generations to come."

    —Robert D. Hales, "General Conference: Strengthening Faith and Testimony"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "The greatest blessings of general conference come to us after the conference is over. Remember the pattern recorded frequently in scripture: we gather to hear the words of the Lord, and we return to our homes to live them."

    —Robert D. Hales, "General Conference: Strengthening Faith and Testimony"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "I never cease to be amazed by how the Lord can motivate and direct the length and breadth of His kingdom and yet have time to provide inspiration concerning one individual. … The Lord is in all of our lives. He loves us. He wants to bless us. He wants us to seek His help. As He guides us and directs us and as He hears and answers our prayers, we will find the happiness here and now that He desires for us."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "Consider the Blessings"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "The greatest blessings of general conference come to us after the conference is over. Remember the pattern recorded frequently in scripture: we gather to hear the words of the Lord, and we return to our homes to live them."

    —Robert D. Hales, "General Conference: Strengthening Faith and Testimony"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "In conferences we can receive the word of the Lord meant just for us. … This is possible because the Holy Ghost carries the word of the Lord unto our hearts in terms we can understand."

    —Robert D. Hales, "General Conference: Strengthening Faith and Testimony"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "Oh, how we need general conference! Through conferences our faith is fortified and our testimonies deepened. And when we are converted, we strengthen each other to stand strong amid the fiery darts of these last days."

    —Robert D. Hales, "General Conference: Strengthening Faith and Testimony"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "As the time for conference arrives, we sacrifice other activities, 'lay[ing] aside the things of this world, [to] seek for the things of a better' (D&C 25:10). Then we gather our families to hear the word of the Lord, as King Benjamin’s people did."

    —Robert D. Hales, "General Conference: Strengthening Faith and Testimony"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "These mortal angels who come to this pulpit have, each in his or her own way, sounded 'the trump of God.' Every sermon given is always, by definition, both a testimony of love and a warning, even as nature herself will testify with love and a warning in the last days."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "An Ensign to the Nations"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "These mortal angels who come to this pulpit have, each in his or her own way, sounded 'the trump of God.' Every sermon given is always, by definition, both a testimony of love and a warning, even as nature herself will testify with love and a warning in the last days."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "An Ensign to the Nations"
    Topics: General Conference

  • "The words spoken at general conference should be a compass that points the way for us during the coming months. If we listen to and follow the promptings of the Spirit, they will serve as a Liahona, guiding us through the unknown, challenging valleys and mountains that are ahead."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "General Conference—No Ordinary Blessing"
    Topics: General Conference