Elder David A. Bednar—Picture Quotes

    An image of a path through the woods, combined with a quote by Elder David A. Bednar: “Strong faith in the Savior is … accepting of His will.”


    A Glorious Work
    “Family history … is a vital part of the work of salvation and exaltation. You have been prepared for this day and to build up the kingdom of God. You are here upon the earth now to assist in this glorious work.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “The Hearts of the Children Shall Turn”
    Absolute Truth
    “Absolute truth exists in a world that increasingly disdains and dismisses absolutes.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “Come and See”
    Blessings of Tithing
    “Spiritual illumination and perspective are poured out through the windows of heaven and into our lives as we honor the law of tithing.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “The Windows of Heaven”
    Canvas of Our Souls
    “Each family prayer, each episode of family scripture study, and each family home evening is a brushstroke on the canvas of our souls.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “More Diligent and Concerned at Home”
    Creative Power
    “Our Heavenly Father and His Beloved Son are creators and have entrusted each of us with a portion of Their creative power.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “We Believe in Being Chaste”
    Diligent and Concerned
    “Three ways to become more diligent and concerned at home: 1. Express love—and show it. 2. Bear testimony—and live it. 3. Be consistent.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “More Diligent and Concerned at Home”
    Does Technology Rule Your Life?
    Does technology rule your life? “Does the time you spend using various technologies and media enlarge or restrict your capacity to live, to love, and to serve in meaningful ways?”—Elder David A. Bednar, “Things as They Really Are”
    Hear and Heed
    “May we hear and heed the eternal truths taught by the Lord’s authorized representatives.” —Elder David A. Bednar, “Chosen to Bear Testimony of My Name”
    Peace of Conscience
    “Faith and hope invite into our lives the sweet peace of conscience for which we all yearn.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “Therefore They Hushed Their Fears”
    Promise of Protection
    “As you participate in and love this holy work, you will be safeguarded in your youth and throughout your lives.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “The Hearts of the Children Shall Turn”
    Rekindle Faith
    “The rescue is an invitation for people to rekindle the flame of faith, to again recall what brought them to the initial testimony.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “Rekindling the Flame of Faith”
    Social Media
    “Who will people decide you are if all they know is what is on your social media page?”—Quoted by Elder David A. Bednar, “To Sweep the Earth as with a Flood.”
    Spiritually Changed and Transformed
    “One of the principal purposes of our mortal existence is to be spiritually changed and transformed through the Atonement of Jesus Christ.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “Ye Must Be Born Again”
    Trust His Timing
    “Strong faith in the Savior is submissively accepting of His will and timing in our lives, even if the outcome is not what we hoped for or wanted.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “That We Might ‘Not … Shrink’”
    We Are Not Alone
    “We are not and never need be alone. We can press forward in our daily lives with heavenly help.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “Bear Up Their Burdens with Ease”
    We Need to Say It
    “We should remember that saying ‘I love you’ is only a beginning. We need to say it, we need to mean it, and most importantly we need consistently to show it.”—Elder David A. Bednar, “More Diligent and Concerned at Home”