Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


  • "All of us would like to feel ... peace often within ourselves, in our families, and with the people around us. The Lord promised peace to His disciples as He was about to leave them. He has made the same promise to us. But He said that He would give peace in His way, not in the world’s way."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "My Peace I Leave with You"
    Topics: Peace

  • "Because He respects your agency, Father in Heaven will never force you to pray to Him. But as you exercise that agency and include Him in every aspect of your daily life, your heart will begin to fill with peace, buoyant peace. That peace will focus an eternal light on your struggles. It will help you to manage those challenges from an eternal perspective."

    —Richard G. Scott, "Make the Exercise of Your Faith Your First Priority"
    Topics: Eternal Perspective, Prayer, Peace

  • "What can one person do to promote world peace? The answer is simple: keep God’s commandments and serve his children."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "World Peace"
    Topics: Peace

  • "From the depths of my soul and in all humility, I testify of the great gift which is our Father’s plan for us. It is the one perfect path to peace and happiness both here and in the world to come."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "The Perfect Path to Happiness", Ensign, November 2016
    Topics: Peace, Happiness

  • "To forgive is not to condone. We do not rationalize bad behavior or allow others to mistreat us because of their struggles, pains, or weaknesses. But we can gain greater understanding and peace when we see with a broader perspective."

    —Kevin R. Duncan, "The Healing Ointment of Forgiveness"
    Topics: Forgiveness, Peace

  • "We should love all people, be good listeners, and show concern for their sincere beliefs. Though we may disagree, we should not be disagreeable. Our stands and communications on controversial topics should not be contentious. We should be wise in explaining and pursuing our positions and in exercising our influence."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Loving Others and Living with Differences"
    Topics: Discipleship, Love, Peace

  • "In the temple we can find peace. The blessings of the temple are priceless."

    —Thomas S. Monson, "Blessings of the Temple"
    Topics: Peace

  • "The Lord’s way is the only way for us to experience enduring happiness. His way brings sustained comfort to our souls and perennial peace to our homes."

    —Russell M. Nelson, "Decisions for Eternity"
    Topics: Happiness, Peace

  • "Please, first doubt your doubts before you doubt your faith. We must never allow doubt to hold us prisoner and keep us from the divine love, peace, and gifts that come through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ."

    —Dieter F. Uchtdorf, "Come, Join with Us"
    Topics: Peace, Faith