“Teach him he must deny himself.” Robert E. Lee to a mother who asked him to bless her son, as quoted in Charles Roland, Reflections on Lee: A Historian’s Assessment (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2003), p. 117.
“You parents of the willful and the wayward! Don’t give them up. Don’t cast them off. They are not utterly lost. The Shepherd will find his sheep. They were his before they were yours—long before he entrusted them to your … Continue reading →
“The Prophet Joseph Smith declared—and he never taught more comforting doctrine—that the eternal sealings of faithful parents and the divine promises made to them for valiant service in the Cause of Truth, would save not only themselves, but likewise their … Continue reading →
“Keep the fire of your testimony of the restored gospel and your witness of our redeemer burning so brightly that our children can warm their hands by the fire of your faith.” Boyd K. Packer, The Golden Years, Ensign, May … Continue reading →
“God will send aid to no one more readily than he will send it to a child – and to the parent of a child.” Jeffrey R. Holland, A Prayer for the Children, Ensign, May 2003 … Continue reading →
“Brothers and sisters, we have the unique insight that heaven and earth are to come together, that what many religions have split apart have been comprehensively united. For example, having a physical body, which the Lord calls the “temple of … Continue reading →
“Brothers and sisters, our children take their flight into the future with our thrust and with our aim. And even as we anxiously watch that arrow in flight and know all the evils that can deflect it’s course after it … Continue reading →