May 20, 2016
Sister Missionaries in Disease-Impacted Areas Now Able to Wear Pants premium
In response to the wide spread of mosquito-borne diseases throughout the world, the First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has revised missionary dress standards to allow sister missionaries in select areas to wear pants. The guideline adjustment, announced Friday, May 20, 2016,  is unique for sisters and comes at a time when […]
May 16, 2016
Jamesthemormon Just Dropped a New Music Video to Let Everyone Know They’re Treasure premium
James Curran, who just recently hit number one on the Billboard new artist chart, just released his newest video entitled Treasure. The video features Yahosh Bonner and was written to help the world see that we are all Treasure in God’s eyes. While we may be imperfect and we all struggle with different trials, we […]
May 8, 2016
What My Mission Taught Me About Motherhood premium
I had the privilege of training another missionary while I was serving my mission. I was pretty young in the mission myself and I was terrified at the prospect of training another missionary but still excited for the opportunity. In my mission, and in many other missions, we had the tradition of referring to our […]
August 22, 2015
5 Dating Tips All Recent RMs Need to Succeed premium
You’re an elder or a sister missionary who has just stepped foot off of the plane ride home. The end of your mission is before you, and suddenly, there are looming decisions on your mind. What am I going to do for school? Where am I going to live? What am I going to study? […]
August 1, 2015
7 Ways to Come Pre-Trained for Your Mission premium
As a missionary trainer, I often talked in group settings with other trainers about their experiences and how their missionaries were doing. Often, one to two trainers would say something like, “It’s super easy training this one elder. He came pre-trained. He already knows how to be a missionary.” For that elder, home was the […]
July 1, 2015
How One Missionary Used Spray Paint To Spread the Gospel premium
Spray paint isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think of missionaries. In fact, art has never played a huge roll in traditional missionary work, but all of that is changing in part of the hastening the work of salvation. Missions all across the world are now trying to hone in on […]
June 7, 2015
3 Things Every RM Cannot Afford to Misunderstand premium
Photo Courtesy, LDS Media Library I’ll say it— It seems as if every returned missionary has the phrase “GIVE ME ADVICE” posted on their foreheads.  This is fine until we start receiving conflicting counsel, or we’re given guidance that we don’t necessarily want.  I mean, sometimes we’re given suggestions that are legitimately crazy. But, regardless of what we hear, there are […]