Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Revelation

  • "I want you to know that in my life when I have had disappointments and delays, I have lived to see that if I continue to knock with unshakable faith and persist in my patience—waiting upon the Lord and his calendar—I have discovered that the Lord’s “no’s” are merely preludes to an even greater “yes.”"

    —Patricia T. Holland, "Filling the Measure of Your Creation"
    Topics: Eternal perspective, Revelation

  • "We all know that human judgment and logical thinking will not be enough to get answers to the questions that matter most in life. We need revelation from God. And we will need not just one revelation in a time of stress, but we need a constantly renewed stream."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "Continuing Revelation"
    Topics: Revelation

  • "Yielding to emotions such as anger or hurt or defensiveness will drive away the Holy Ghost."

    —Richard G. Scott, "How to Obtain Revelation and Inspiration for Your Personal Life"
    Topics: Revelation

  • "Logical thinking will not be enough to get answers to the questions that matter most in life. We need revelation from God."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "Continuing Revelation"
    Topics: Revelation

  • "Some revelations are received immediately and intensely; some are recognized gradually and subtly."

    —David A. Bednar, "The Spirit of Revelation"
    Topics: Revelation

  • "The Savior provides His gospel as a light to guide those who choose to believe in and follow Him."

    —L. Whitney Clayton, "Choose to Believe"
    Topics: Faith, Gospel, Revelation

  • "Recognizing the Savior's spiritual light begins with our willingness to believe."

    —L. Whitney Clayton, "Choose to Believe"
    Topics: Faith, Revelation

  • "Spiritual questions deserve spiritual answers from God."

    —Neil L. Andersen, "Joseph Smith"
    Topics: Revelation

  • "There are some practical principles that enhance revelation. First, yielding to emotions such as anger or hurt or defensiveness will drive away the Holy Ghost. Those emotions must be eliminated, or our chance for receiving revelation is slight"

    —Richard G. Scott, "How to Obtain Revelation and Inspiration for Your Personal Life"
    Topics: Revelation

  • "We prepare to receive personal revelation as the prophets do, by studying the scriptures, fasting, praying, and building faith. Faith is the key. Remember Joseph’s preparation for the First Vision: “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God. … “But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering.” By unwavering faith, we learn for ourselves that “it is by faith that miracles are wrought.""

    —Robert D. Hales, "Personal Revelation: The Teachings and Examples of the Prophets"
    Topics: Revelation