Weekly


  • In Praise of Those Who Save

    President Dieter F. Uchtdorf - As we emulate the Savior’s love, He will surely bless and prosper our righteous efforts to save our marriages and strengthen our families.


  • Repentance: A Joyful Choice

    Elder Dale G. Renlund - Repentance is not only possible but also joyful because of our Savior.


  • The Sacrament Can Help Us Become Holy

    Elder Peter F. Meurs - Consider five ways to increase the impact and power of our regular participation in the sacred ordinance of the sacrament.

  1. A Witness of God

    Elder Neil L. Andersen - I suggest that you stop feeling guilty about any insufficiency you think you have in sharing the gospel. Rather, pray “to stand as [a witness] of God.” This is a much stronger motivation than guilt.

  2. If Ye Had Known Me - By Elder David A. Bednar Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    Do we only know about the Savior, or are we increasingly coming to know Him? How do we come to know the Lord?

  3. Be Ambitious for Christ

    We are ambitious for Christ when we serve faithfully, accept humbly, endure nobly, pray fervently, and partake worthily. 

  4. Blessings of the Temple

    Thomas S. Monson teaches of the comfort, peace, and strength that can come to us as we attend the temple.

  5. Prepared in a Manner That Never Had Been Known

    May we prepare to worthily receive saving ordinances drop by drop and keep the associated covenants wholeheartedly. 

  6. See Yourself in the Temple

    I pray that each of us will honor the Savior and make any necessary changes to see ourselves in Hs sacred temples. 

  7. The Power of Godliness

    Elder Kent F. Richards - Each temple is God’s holy, sacred house, and therein each of us may learn and know the powers of godliness.

  8. The Preparatory Priesthood

    In priesthood preparation, “show me” counts more than “tell me.”

  9. Yes, We Can and Will Win!

    We must hold ever more tightly to our testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Then we will win the daily battles against evil.

  10. The Price of Priesthood Power

    Are we willing to pray, fast, study, seek, worship, and serve as men of God so we can have priesthood power? 

  11. Eternal Families

    Our Priesthood obligation is to put our families and the families of those around us at the center of our concern.

  12. Where Are the Keys and Authority of the Priesthood?

    Priesthood authority and keys start the engine, open the gates of heaven, facilitate heavenly power, and pave the covenant pathway back to our Heavenly Father.

  13. He Will Place You on His Shoulders and Carry You Home

    Just as the Good Shepherd finds His lost sheep, if you will only lift up your heart to the Savior of the world, He will find you.

  14. That I Might Draw All Men unto Me - by Elder Dale G. Renlund

    As we draw closer to God, the enabling power of the Atonement of Jesus Christ will come into our lives.

  15. Family Councils

    When parents are prepared and children listen and participate in the discussion, the family council is truly working!

  16. It’s Never Too Early and It’s Never Too Late

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

  17. A Child’s Guiding Gift

    How do we teach our children to kick off worldly influences and trust the Spirit?

  18. The Key to Spiritual Protection

    Peace can be settled in the heart of each who turns to the scriptures and unlocks the promises of protection and redemption.

  19. The Comforter

    I give my witness that the living Christ sends the Holy Ghost, the Comforter, to those we are pledged to help Him comfort.

  20. The Holy Ghost

    I express my love and gratitude to Heavenly Father for the gift of the Holy Ghost, through which He reveals His will and sustains us.

  21. A Pattern for Peace

    The peace we all seek requires us to act — by learning of Jesus Christ, by listening to His words, and by walking with Him.

  22. Protection from Pornography—a Christ-Focused Home

    The greatest filter in the world … is the personal internal filter that comes from a deep and abiding testimony.

  23. See Yourself in the Temple

    I pray that each of us will honor the Savior and make any necessary changes to see ourselves in His sacred temples.

  24. The Greatest Leaders Are the Greatest Followers

    There will be times when the path ahead seems dark, but keep following the Savior. He knows the way; in fact, He is the way.

  25. The Price of Priesthood Power

    Are we willing to pray, fast, study, seek, worship, and serve as men of God so we can have priesthood power?

  26. The Sabbath and the Sacrament

    Let your family be filled with love as you honor the Sabbath all day long and experience its spiritual blessings throughout the week.

  27. That They Do Always Remember Him

    I love to study and ponder the life of Him who gave everything for me and for all of us.

  28. Filling Our Homes with Light and Truth

    In order for us and our families to withstand the pressures of the world, we must be filled with light and gospel truth.

  29. Always Remember Him

    I humbly testify and pray that we will alwaysremember Him—in all times, all things, and allplaces we may be in.

  30. Meeting the Challenges of Today’s World

    The choices you make—mission, education,marriage, career, and service in the Church—willshape your eternal destiny.

  31. Turn to Him and Answers Will Come

    Be obedient, remember the times when you have felt the Spirit in the past, and ask in faith.Your answer will come.

  32. Plain and Precious Truths - By Elder Gary E. Stevenson

    Heavenly Father’s generous compensation for living in perilous times is that we also live in the fulness of times.

  33. Be Not Afraid, Only Believe

    When we choose to believe, exercise faith unto repentance, and follow our Savior, Jesus Christ, we open our spiritual eyes to splendors we can scarcely imagine.

  34. Choose the Light

    We must choose to heed prophetic counsel, recognize and act upon spiritual promptings, be obedient to God’s commandments, and seek personal revelation.

  35. Faith Is Not by Chance, but by Choice

    Faith in Jesus Christ is a gift from heaven that comes as we choose to believe and as we seek it and hold on to it.

  36. Eyes to See and Ears to Hear

    If we will look to Christ and open our eyes and our ears, the Holy Ghost will bless us to see the Lord Jesus Christ working in our lives.

  37. Shipshape and Bristol Fashion: Be Temple Worthy—in Good Times and Bad Times

    Adherence to sacred gospel principles will allow us to be temple worthy, enable us to find happiness in this life, and lead us back to our heavenly home.

  38. Keep the Commandments

    He who created us and who loves us perfectly knows just how we need to live our lives in order to obtain the greatest happiness possible.

  39. The Holy Ghost as Your Companion

    We can, if we live worthy of it, have the blessing of the Spirit to be with us, not only now and then but always.

  40. It Works Wonderfully!

    I pray that we will focus on “the simplicity that is in Christ” and allow His grace to lift and carry us.

  41. Chosen to Bear Testimony of My Name” By Elder David A. Bednar Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    It is wonderful to have older men of great spiritual maturity and judgment serving in the senior leadership positions of the restored Church of Jesus Christ.

  42. I Stand All Amazed By Elder Ronald A. Rasband Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    My testimony of Jesus Christ has been built from many special experiences in which I have come to know His great love for each one of us.

  43. Why the Church - By Elder D. Todd Christofferson Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    It is worth pausing to consider why Jesus Christ chooses to use a church, His Church, to carry out His and His Father’s work.

  44. Through God’s Eyes By Elder Dale G. Renlund Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    To effectively serve others, we must see them through a parent’s eyes, through Heavenly Father’s eyes.

  45. God Is at the Helm

    Commandments and covenants are priceless truths and doctrines found in the Old Ship Zion, where God is at the helm.

  46. Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ

    Because of His Atonement, the Savior has the power to succor—to help—every mortal pain and affliction.

  47. Stay by the Tree

    Lehi’s vision of the tree of life is a powerful parable on enduring to the end.

  48. The Book

    The Book of Mormon is an endless treasure of wisdom and inspiration, of counsel and correction.

  49. Blessings of the Temple

    As we attend the temple, there can come to us a dimension of spirituality and a feeling of peace.

  50. The Sacrament and the Atonement

    The ordinance of the sacrament needs to become more holy and sacred to each of us.

  51. The Sacrament - a Renewal for the Soul

    The Spirit heals and renews our souls. The promised blessing of the sacrament is that we will “always have his Spirit to be with [us].”

  52. In Unity and Harmony - By Elder Chi Hong (Sam) Wong Of the Seventy

    In order to assist the Savior, we have to work together in unity and in harmony. Everyone, every position, and every calling is important.

  53. Thy Kingdom Come

    The thought of His coming stirs my soul. It will be breathtaking! The scope and grandeur, the vastness and magnificence, will exceed anything mortal eyes have ever seen or experienced.

  54. The Gift of Grace - by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf Second Counselor in the First Presidency

    Today and forevermore God’s grace is available to all whose hearts are broken and whose spirits are contrite.

  55. Therefore They Hushed Their Fears

    Unlike worldly fear that creates alarm and anxiety, godly fear is a source of peace, assurance, and confidence.

  56. The Lord is My Light

    By Elder Quentin L. Cook

    Our ability to stand firm and true and follow the Savior despite the vicissitudes of life is greatly strengthened by righteous families and Christ-centered unity in our wards and branches.

  57. Latter-day Saints Keep on Trying

    As we try, persevere, and help others to do the same, we are true Latter-day Saints. By Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Seventy

  58. Where Justice, Love, and Mercy Meet

    Jesus Christ suffered, died, and rose from death in order that He could lift us to eternal life.

  59. The Parable of the Sower

    It is up to each of us to set the priorities and to do the things that make our soil good and our harvest plentiful.

  60. Preserving Agency, Protecting Religious Freedom

    By Elder Robert D. Hales, Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    The faithful use of our agency depends upon our having religious freedom. 

  61. Defenders of the Family Proclamation

    Let us help build the kingdom of God by standing up boldly and being defenders of marriage, parenthood, and the home.

  62. Why Marriage, Why Family

    A family built on the marriage of a man and woman supplies the best setting for God’s plan to thrive.

  63. The Family of God

    We each belong to and are needed in the family of God.

  64. The Sacrament and the Atonement

    The ordinance of the sacrament needs to become more holy and sacred to each of us.

  65. As Now We Take the Sacrament

    Partaking of the sacrament provides us with a sacred moment in a holy place.

  66. The Sacrament - a Renewal for the Soul

    The Spirit heals and renews our souls. The promised blessing of the sacrament is that we will “always have his Spirit to be with [us].”

  67. Sacrament Meeting and the Sacrament

    The ordinance of the sacrament makes the sacrament meeting the most sacred and important meeting in the Church.

  68. Keeping Covenants Protects Us, Prepares Us, and Empowers Us

    We are covenant-making women of all ages walking the path of mortality back to His presence.

  69. Roots and Branches

    Hastening family history and temple work in our day is essential for the salvation and exaltation of families.

  70. Finding Lasting Peace and Building Eternal Families

    It is the gospel of Jesus Christ that provides the foundation upon which we can find lasting peace and build eternal family units.

  71. The Book

    Family history and temple work should be a regular part of our personal worship.

  72. The Prophet Joseph Smith

    The revelations poured out upon Joseph Smith affirm that he was a prophet of God.

  73. Live according to the Words of the Prophets

    To be in harmony with heaven’s divine purposes, we sustain the prophet and choose to live according to his words.  By Carol F. McConkie, First Counselor in the Young Women General Presidency

  74. I Know These Things of Myself

    Learning for ourselves that the restored gospel of Jesus Christ is true can be one of the greatest and most joyful experiences in life.

  75. Joseph Smith

    Jesus Christ chose a holy man, a righteous man, to lead the Restoration of the fulness of His gospel. He chose Joseph Smith.

  76. The Law of the Fast: A Personal Responsibility to Care for the Poor and Needy

    As followers of the Savior, we have a personal responsibility to care for the poor and needy.

  77. Are We Not All Beggars?

    Rich or poor, we are to “do what we can” when others are in need.

  78. Yes, Lord, I Will Follow Thee

    The Lord invites us using various verbs: “Come unto me,” “Follow me,” “Walk with me.” In each case it is an invitation to act.

  79. Parents: The Prime Gospel Teachers of Their Children

    When all is said and done, the home is the ideal forum for teaching the gospel of Jesus Christ.

  80. The Reason for Our Hope

    A testimony of the hope of redemption is something which cannot be measured or counted. Jesus Christ is the source of that hope.

  81. Trifle Not with Sacred Things

    Examine your choices by asking yourself the question, “Are my decisions firmly planted in the rich soil of the gospel of Jesus Christ?”

  82. Receiving a Testimony of Light and Truth

    Your personal testimony of light and truth will not only bless you and your posterity here in mortality, but it will also accompany you throughout all eternity.

  83. Rescue in Unity

    In order to assist the Savior, we have to work together in unity and in harmony. Everyone, every position, and every calling is important.

    Elder Chi Hong (Sam) Wong

  84. Prepared in a Manner That Never Had Been Known

    May we prepare to worthily receive saving ordinances drop by drop and keep the associated covenants wholeheartedly.

  85. Sharing Your Light

    By Neill F. Marriott Second Counselor in the Young Women General Presidency

    We must stand firm in our faith and lift our voices to proclaim true doctrine.

  86. Covenant Daughters of God

    When daughters of God focus on the temple and on their sacred covenants, God is able to send blessings in personal and powerful ways.

  87. The Lord Has a Plan for Us

    If we continue to live as we are living, will the promised blessings be fulfilled?

  88. The Sabbath and the Sacrament

    Let your family be filled with love as you honor the Sabbath all day long and experience its spiritual blessings throughout the week.

  89. Testimony and Conversion

    There is a difference between receiving a testimony of truth and being truly converted.

  90. Choose Wisely

    “Refuse the evil, and choose the good” (Isaiah 7:15).

  91. The Lord Has a Plan for Us!

    If we continue to live as we are living, will the promised blessings be fulfilled?

  92. Free Forever, to Act for Themselves

    It is God’s will that we be free men and women enabled to rise to our full potential both temporally and spiritually.

  93. Ponder the Path of Thy Feet

    As we look to Jesus as our Exemplar and as we follow in His footsteps, we can return safely to our Heavenly Father.

  94. Like a Watered Garden

    We should pay [tithes and offerings] as a personal expression of love to a generous and merciful Father in Heaven.

  95. Tithing: A Test of Faith with Eternal Blessings

    Pay your tithing. Unlock the windows of heaven. You will be abundantly blessed for your obedience and faithfulness to the Lord’s laws and commandments.

  96. The Windows of Heaven

    Spiritual and temporal blessings come into our lives as we live the law of tithing.

  97. The Law of the Fast: A Personal Responsibility to Care for the Poor and Needy

    As followers of the Savior, we have a personal responsibility to care for the poor and needy.

  98. Are We Not All Beggars?

    Rich or poor, we are to “do what we can” when others are in need.

  99. Ponder the Path of Thy Feet

    As we look to Jesus as our Exemplar and as we follow in His footsteps, we can return safely to our Heavenly Father.

  100. I know These Things of Myself

    Learning for ourselves that the restored gospel of Jesus Christ is true can be one of the greatest and most joyful experiences in life.

  101. Receiving a Testimony of Light and Truth

    Your personal testimony of light and truth will not only bless you and your posterity here in mortality, but it will also accompany you throughout all eternity.

  102. The Reason for Our Hope

    A testimony of the hope of redemption is something which cannot be measured or counted. Jesus Christ is the source of that hope.

  103. To the Rescue

    Brethren, the world is in need of your help. There are feet to steady, hands to grasp, minds to encourage, hearts to inspire, and souls to save.

  104. The Rescue for Real Growth

    Saving souls is the work the Savior has called all of us to do.

  105. Following Up

    We can all be more consistently involved in missionary work by replacing our fear with real faith.

  106. I have Given You an Example

    The greatest example who ever walked the earth is our Savior, Jesus Christ. … He invites us to follow His perfect example.

  107. Keeping Covenants Protects Us, Prepares Us, and Empowers Us

    We are covenant-making women of all ages walking the path of mortality back to His presence.

  108. The Cost and Blessings of Discipleship

    Be strong. Live the gospel faithfully even if others around you don’t live it at all.

  109. Obedience through Our Faithfulness

    Obedience is an emblem of our faith in the wisdom and power of the highest authority, even God.

  110. Be Strong and of a Good Courage

    Let us—all of us—have the courage to defy the consensus, the courage to stand for principle.

  111. Live True to the Faith

    Each of us will be greatly blessed if we know the stories of faith and sacrifice that led our forefathers to join the Lord’s Church.

  112. The Divine Gift of Repentance

    D. Todd Christofferson Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    Only through repentance do we gain access to the atoning grace of Jesus Christ.

  113. Personal Strength through the Atonement of Jesus Christ

    Through the Atonement of Jesus Christ, each of us can become clean and the burden of our rebellion will be lifted.

  114. What Manner of Men?

    What changes are required of us to become the manner of men we ought to be?

  115. Hidden Wedges

    Let’s not pass to future generations the grievances, the anger of our time. Let’s remove any hidden wedges that can do nothing but destroy.

  116. The Merciful Obtain Mercy

    When our hearts are filled with the love of God, we become “kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving.”

  117. Was It Worth It?

    The work of naturally and normally sharing the gospel with those we care about and love will be the work and joy of our lives.

  118. Love - the Essence of the Gospel

    We cannot truly love God if we do not love our fellow travelers on this mortal journey.

  119. What Are You Thinking?

    I plead with you to practice asking this question, with tender regard for another’s experience: “What are you thinking?”

  120. Let Your Faith Show

    Day after day, on your path toward your eternal destiny, increase your faith. Proclaim your faith! Let your faith show!

  121. The Choice Generation

    You were chosen to participate in His work at this time because He trusts you to make the right choices.

  122. Spiritual Whirlwinds

    Don’t let the whirlwinds drag you down. These are your days—to stand strong as disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ.

  123. If Ye Lack Wisdom

    Marcos A. Aidukaitis gives guidance for recognizing truth—observing its fruits, experimenting on the word of God, and seeking personal revelation.

  124. The Witness

    I wish to share with you those truths which are the most worth knowing.

  125. Where Your Treasure Is

    If we are not careful, we will begin to chase after the temporal more than the spiritual.

  126. Grateful in Any Circumstances

    Have we not reason to be filled with gratitude, regardless of the circumstances in which we find ourselves?

  127. A Priceless Heritage of Hope

    When you choose whether to make or keep a covenant with God, you choose whether you will leave an inheritance of hope to those who might follow your example.

  128. Personal Strength through the Atonement of Jesus Christ

    Through the Atonement of Jesus Christ, each of us can become clean and the burden of our rebellion will be lifted.

  129. Hastening the Lord’s Game Plan!

    We each must develop and carry out our own personal game plan to serve with enthusiasm alongside the full-time missionaries.

  130. True Shepherds

    Home teaching answers many prayers and permits us to see the transformations which can take place in people’s lives.

  131. First Presidency Message

    A Firmly Set Anchor - By President Dieter F. Uchtdorf 

    Not long ago I had the opportunity to sail on a great ship along the marvelous coast of Alaska, USA.

  132. Come Unto Me

    By His words and His example, Christ has shown us how to draw closer to Him.

  133. First Presidency Message

    How Service Becomes a Joy - President Henry B. Eyring

    The Savior is our example of unselfish service. His perfect life was devoted to serving Heavenly Father and all of His Father’s children.

  134. Claim the Blessings of Your Covenants

    As we renew and honor our covenants, our burdens can be lightened and we can continually become purified and strengthened.