Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


families

  • "We can always take courage from the assurance that we all once felt the joy of being together as a member of the beloved family of our Heavenly Father. With God’s help we can all feel that hope and that joy again."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "To My Grandchildren"
    Topics: Family

  • "There is no superior career, and no amount of money, authority, or public acclaim can exceed the ultimate rewards of family."

    —D. Todd Christofferson, "The Moral Force of Women"
    Topics: Family

  • "There is no better setting for rearing the rising generation than the traditional family, where a father and a mother work in harmony to provide for, teach, and nurture their children. Where this ideal does not exist, people strive to duplicate its benefits as best they can in their particular circumstances."

    —D. Todd Christofferson, "The Moral Force of Women"
    Topics: Family

  • "Let us be at the forefront in protecting time for family."

    —Quentin L. Cook, "Lamentations of Jeremiah: Beware of Bondage"
    Topics: Family

  • "We look on marriage and the bearing and nurturing of children as part of God’s plan and a sacred duty of those given the opportunity to do so. We believe that the ultimate treasures on earth and in heaven are our children and our posterity."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "No Other Gods"
    Topics: Family

  • "[Nothing] can fully take the place of the blessed relationship of family life."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "Love at Home--Counsel from Our Prophet"
    Topics: Families, Prophetic Messages

  • "We call upon responsible citizens and officers of government everywhere to promote those measures designed to maintain and strengthen the family as the fundamental unit of society."

    — , "The Family: A Proclamation to the World"
    Topics: Family

  • "Teach yourself and teach your families about the gift of the Holy Ghost and the Atonement of Jesus Christ. You will do no greater eternal work than within the walls of your own home."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "These Things I Know"
    Topics: Family, Atonement, Gift of the Holy Ghost

  • "One of the greatest blessings we can offer to the world is the power of a Christ-centered home where the gospel is taught, covenants are kept, and love abounds."

    —Richard G. Scott, "For Peace at Home", Ensign and Liahona, May 2013
    Topics: Jesus Christ, Family

  • "The onslaught of wickedness against our children is more subtle and brazen than it has ever been. Building a strong family culture adds another layer of protection for our children, insulating them from worldly influences."

    —L. Tom Perry, "Becoming Goodly Parents"
    Topics: Gratitude, Family