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  • Funny Stories from General Conference April 2014 feature
    Funny Stories from General Conference April 2014

    Funny Stories from General Conference April 2014 including President Monson’s comment to President Uchtdorf “Don’t even think about it” and Elder Bednar’s story that if the couple bought a...

    • April 14, 2014
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  • mission prep quotes April 2014 feature
    Mission Prep Quotes From General Conference April 2014

    The Cost—and Blessings—of Discipleship – Elder Jeffrey R. Holland With admiration and encouragement for everyone who will need to remain steadfast in these latter days, I say to all...

    • April 10, 2014
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  • mtc at home feature
    MTC at Home

    Last week we had a guest post by Rebecca Irvine, author of the book MTC at Home: Preparing the Lord’s Future Missionaries. Rebecca has generously offered to give away...

    • April 1, 2014
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  • Making Home an MTC feature
    Making Home an MTC

    “Think of the power of our future missionary force if mothers considered their homes as a pre–missionary training center (MTC). Then the doctrines of the gospel taught in the...

    • March 27, 2014
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  • entering the mtc
    Traveling to and Entering the MTC

    The very last step missionaries take in preparing to go on a mission is to travel to and enter the missionary training center (MTC). The mission call packet will...

    • March 21, 2014
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  • video-game-addiction-feature
    Internet and Video Game Addiction

    One topic that has often come to mind regarding how to prepare young people for missionary service is to help them overcome cell phone, social media, internet, or video...

    • March 4, 2014
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  • missionaries at provo temple feature
    Sunday Walk at the Temple

    Last Sunday, we decided to take our kids on a Sunday walk around the Provo, Utah Temple. Though it was February and the middle of winter, we were having...

    • February 24, 2014
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  • osorio family feature
    Best Mission Prep Class Ever: Reading the Book of Mormon with Your Children

    When is the best time to plant a tree you ask?  25 years ago.  When is the best time to prepare your children to be missionaries?  From birth.  That...

    • February 7, 2014
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  • preparing emotionally feature
    Preparing Emotionally for a Mission

    While most missionaries leave the MTC confident about their ability to teach the gospel and bear testimony, many also deal with concerns like: finances, homesickness, living with a different person,...

    • January 29, 2014
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    Prospective Missionary Devotional

    Below is a prospective missionary devotional that you can download and present in your ward or stake. It is designed for high school seniors and others planning to submit their...

    • January 23, 2014
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