This category of blog posts contains articles designed to help members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in preparing for a mission. The articles are on a variety of topics containing both practical tips for preparing physically as well as many posts on spiritual topics designed to help missionaries be prepared with knowledge and testimony of the restored gospel.

Preparing for the Temple

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Of all the things we do in the church, there is nothing more…

Cost to Get Ready to Go on a Mission

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Summary: The cost to get ready to go on a mission (to buy clothes,…

Top 10 Reasons the LDS Church Participates in Boy Scouts

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Summary: This is a list of the top 10 reasons why the LDS Church…

Making Home an MTC

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Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Rebecca Irvine, author…

Traveling to and Entering the MTC

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The last step missionaries take in preparing to go on a mission…

Internet and Video Game Addiction

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One topic that has often come to mind regarding how to prepare…

Preparing Emotionally for a Mission

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While most missionaries leave the MTC confident about their ability…

10 Tips for Preparing Missionaries

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While the Lord expects each young person to do his or her own…

Missionary Clothing List

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Summary: This article discusses the clothing and other items…

The “Why” of Keeping the Law of Chastity

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Summary: Understanding why keeping the law of chastity is important…

Teaching by the Spirit

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Teaching by the Spirit is one of the most important skills you…

Enter the Mission Field on the Run

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When I arrived in my first area in Argentina (the city of Parana),…