"We know that when our priorities are out of order, we lose power. It takes personal revelation every day to help us prioritize and re-prioritize and keep at bay the influences of the world that would draw us from what we are to do."
"Righteous women have changed the course of history and will continue to do so, and their influence will spread and grow exponentially throughout the eternities."
~Julie B. Beck
"Mothers, cherish that role that is so uniquely yours and for which heaven itself sends angels to watch over you and your little ones. Yours is the work of salvation, and therefore you will be magnified, compensated, made more than you are, better than you are, and better than you have ever been. And if, for whatever reason, you are making this courageous effort alone, without your husband at your side, then our prayers will be all the greater for you. Know that in faith things will be made right in spite of you, or more correctly, because of you. We thank all of you, and tell you there is nothing more important in this world than participating so directly in the work and glory of God."
"May I say to mothers collectively, in the name of the Lord, you are magnificent. You are doing terrifically well. The very fact that you have been given such a responsibility is everlasting evidence of the trust your Father in Heaven has in you. He is blessing you and He will bless you, even—no, especially—when your days and your nights may be the most challenging. Rely on Him. Rely on Him heavily. Rely on Him forever. And 'press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, having a perfect brightness of hope.'"
~Jeffrey R. Holland
I am praying for us all in our efforts today!
love those quotes!ReplyDelete
Very good words. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
I completely needed these quotes today - especially the one about priorities. Thank you :)ReplyDelete
ah, bless you for posting these today! I've heard them before, but I needed to be reminded.ReplyDelete
I particularly love the quote from Elder Holland! It is difficult to keep plugging away every day, but we know Whose work we are doing! Thank you for the encouragement you provide! :0)ReplyDelete
Thanks for that lovely post. I was deeply uplifted by the thoughts.ReplyDelete
Blessings to you! LeAnn