Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


families

  • "To children whose family situation is troubled, we say, you yourself are no less for that. Challenges are at times an indication of the Lord’s trust in you. He can help you, directly and through others, to deal with what you face. You can become the generation, perhaps the first in your family, where the divine patterns that God has ordained for families truly take shape and bless all the generations after you."

    —D. Todd Christofferson, "Fathers"
    Topics: Adversity, Family, Faith

  • "The ultimate end of all activity in the Church is that a man and his wife and their children can be happy at home."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "The Witness"
    Topics: Family

  • "You are an eternal being. Before you were born…you trained and prepared to come to earth."

    —Gary E. Stevenson, "Your Four Minutes"
    Topics: Family

  • "There exists today a great need for men and women to cultivate respect for each other."

    —Craig W. Zwick, "What are you Thinking?"
    Topics: Family

  • "Strong eternal families and Spirit-filled homes do not just happen. They take great effort."

    —Cheryl A. Esplin, "Filling our Homes with Light and Truth"
    Topics: Family

  • "It’s never too early and it’s never too late to lead, guide, and walk beside our children, because families are forever."

    —Bradley D. Foster, "It’s Never Too Early and It’s Never Too Late"
    Topics: Family

  • "Many things are good, many are important, but only a few are essential."

    —D. Todd Christofferson, "Why Marriage, Why Family"
    Topics: Family

  • "In the eternal perspective, both the procreative power and the priesthood power are shared by husband and wife."

    —M. Russell Ballard, "This Is My Work and Glory"
    Topics: Family, Priesthood

  • "The family is central to the Creator’s plan for the eternal destiny of His children."

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

  • "Those who do not marry or those who cannot have children are not excluded from the eternal blessings they seek."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "The Witness"
    Topics: Family