One question that has come up often from readers is how much do missionaries need to have...
A new missionary-themed exhibit was recently opened at the North Visitors’ Center at Temple Square in Salt...
Summary: This is a list of the top 10 reasons why the LDS Church participates in Boy Scouts...
Cost to Get Ready to Go on a Mission
One question that has come up often from readers is how much do missionaries need to have saved to buy clothes, suit cases, and other gear (dresses, suits, shoes, socks,...
- October 26, 2015
8 Stories: Missionary Exhibit at Temple Square
A new missionary-themed exhibit was recently opened at the North Visitors’ Center at Temple Square in Salt Lake City. The exhibit explains how the teachings of Jesus Christ and missionary service affect...
- September 19, 2015
Top 10 Reasons the LDS Church Participates in Boy Scouts
Summary: This is a list of the top 10 reasons why the LDS Church participates in Boy Scouts and how those ten reasons also make Scouting a great missionary preparation tool. ...
- August 29, 2015
Paying for your Mission
Summary: Figuring out how to pay for an LDS mission is one of the top things on the minds of youth and seniors who are planning to serve a mission soon....
- August 27, 2015
Poem: He’s Been There Before
He’s Been There Before is a great poem credited to Elder Troy Whittle of the Texas Houston Mission. I’ve heard this poem read in sacrament meetings, and it’s all over the...
- August 22, 2015
Online Donations Website Lets You Contribute to Missionaries Around the World
One of the more frequent questions I’ve gotten over the years is from people who want to contribute to the missionary fund of a friend or relative in another...
- August 17, 2015
My Missionary Commission
Early on in my mission, perhaps before I even left the MTC, I received a copy of a document entitled “My Missionary Commission” by Elder Bruce R. McConkie. While...
- August 15, 2015
Virtual Mission Call Map
When I was a freshman at BYU, during the winter semester of 1995, most of the young men in my ward were submitting their mission papers and receiving their...
- July 8, 2015
Young Church Service Missionary Program
In 2010, I wrote about Church Service Missions (CSMs) as an excellent opportunity for members who are unable to live away from home, to contribute in a meaningful way...
- June 12, 2015
Rural Ward: Apr 1996 to Aug 1996
After serving in my first mission area, the Gazano Branch in the city of Paraná, Argentina, I was transferred to the Rural Ward in the city of Santa Fe...
- April 21, 2015