Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Jesus Christ

  • "God the Father lives. Jesus is the Christ. This is His Church and kingdom. This is His priesthood. I know this for myself by the power of the Holy Ghost."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "That He May Become Strong Also", Ensign, November 2016
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "Jesus Christ knows about fierce struggles and trials. He gave His life for us. His final hours were brutal, beyond anything we can even comprehend, but His sacrifice for each one of us was the ultimate expression of His pure love."

    —Ronald A. Rasband, "Lest Thou Forget", Ensign, November 2016
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "I testify as an ordained witness of the Lord Jesus Christ that He lives, that the gospel is true, and that it offers the answers to all personal and collective challenges the children of God have on this earth today."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "Developing Christlike Attributes"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "Essential to the plan is our Savior, Jesus Christ. Without His atoning sacrifice, all would be lost. It is not enough, however, merely to believe in Him and His mission. We need to work and learn, search and pray, repent and improve. We need to know God’s laws and live them."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "The Perfect Path to Happiness"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "May our light so shine that we glorify our Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ, whose name is the only name under heaven whereby we might be saved. That we may ever walk in the footsteps of Jesus Christ is my humble prayer."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "For I Was Blind, but Now I See"
    Topics: Jesus Christ, Heavenly Father

  • "There are many attributes which are manifestations of love, such as kindness, patience, selflessness, understanding, and forgiveness. In all our associations, these and other such attributes will help make evident the love in our hearts. Usually our love will be shown in our day-to-day interactions one with another. All important will be our ability to recognize someone’s need and then to respond."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "Love—the Essence of the Gospel"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "Patience in affliction and suffering describes the life of Christ, the great exemplar. In moments of great suffering and pain which transpired in Gethsemane, He was able to express in fervent prayer, “O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me: nevertheless not as I will, but as thou wilt” (Matt. 26:39), giving us the example and a frame of reference for a life of obedience and perseverance, despite circumstances or external conditions in which we could find ourselves."

    —Angel Abrea, "Patience in Affliction"
    Topics: Adversity, Jesus Christ

  • "When He says to the poor in spirit, “Come unto me,” He means He knows the way out and He knows the way up. He knows it because He has walked it. He knows the way because He is the way. Brothers and sisters, whatever your distress, please don’t give up and please don’t yield to fear."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Broken Things to Mend"
    Topics: Hope, Jesus Christ

  • "As you strive to come to Him, you will gain the power to relieve life’s burdens, whether physical or spiritual, and experience a positive inner change that will help you be happier."

    —Eduardo Gavarret, "Yes, Lord, I Will Follow Thee"
    Topics: Jesus Christ

  • "As one of His ordained witnesses, I declare this Easter morning that Jesus of Nazareth was and is that Savior of the world, the “last Adam,” the Author and Finisher of our faith, the Alpha and Omega of eternal life."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Where Justice, Love, and Mercy Meet"
    Topics: Jesus Christ