Articles in this category are about everyday aspects of life while on a mission as a missionary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Finding and Teaching People Digitally during the Pandemic and Other Ideas for Remote Missionary Work

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In the current COVID-19 pandemic of 2020, many missionaries are…
sister missionaries on transfer day

Mission Transfers and the Two-Transfer Mission

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When I was a missionary, in the 1990s, "transfer" was primarily…
sister missionaries communicating with family on pday

Missionary Phone Calls, Texts, and Video Chats with Family

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On February 15, 2019, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day…
young woman writing letter

Missionary Letters to Home that IMPACTS Others

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When I went on my mission to Rosario, Argentina in 1995, several…

MTC Missionaries on Sunday Walk at the Temple

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Last Sunday, we decided to take our kids on a Sunday walk around…

My First Transfer

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In April of 1996, after three months in my first mission area…

Pouch Mail System

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Missionaries love to get mail, packages, and other communications…

The Worth of Soles – Shoe and Foot Care 101

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Our Grandma Dot used to tell us there are two things worth spending…

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamshirt – Laundry Tips and Tricks

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Editor's Note:  This is a guest post by Jon and Jenni Theobald,…

My First Day in the Mission Field

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Note to my good friends in Argentina: Many of my initial reactions…

Picking Up Missionaries

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The Church discourages parents from traveling to pick up their…

Missionary Dress and Grooming Standards

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Please note: The Church announced on Dec 20, 2018 that sister…