Video: A Day in the Life of Latter-day Saint Missionaries

Video: A Day in the Life of Latter-day Saint Missionaries

Enjoy this video, “Mormon missionaries in Australia: A Day in the Life.” It was produced by the FeedSBS, an Australian public broadcast service. “No privacy, no internet, no entertainment, no booze, no sex – go inside the lives of some of the...
Missionary Calls to be Delivered Digitally

Missionary Calls to be Delivered Digitally

Latter-day Saints who are expecting a mission call will no longer have to wait for the familiar white envelope to arrive in the mail. Instead, they will be notified by email or by text message when their mission calls are available. Prospective missionaries can then...
Members’ Help Needed to Create Gospel Messages Online

Members’ Help Needed to Create Gospel Messages Online

“More needs to be done to increase awareness of, access to and confidence in trusted resources by Latter-day Saints and seekers of truth,” said Elder Kevin W. Pearson of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when he spoke today at...
Updated Version of Preach My Gospel

Updated Version of Preach My Gospel

From “Updated Version of Preach My Gospel Now Available” An updated digital version of Preach My Gospel reflects recent direction from Church leaders and changes to the missionary program in the 14 years since its release. Preach My Gospel has changed...
Video: How to Refer Friends to the LDS Missionaries

Video: How to Refer Friends to the LDS Missionaries

A new feature on LDS Tools and LDS.org lets you refer a friend directly to missionaries and collaborate with them as they contact and teach your friend. Watch the video below to learn how members and missionaries can work together more effectively to help people come...
13 Tips for Helping LDS Missionaries Who Return Early

13 Tips for Helping LDS Missionaries Who Return Early

In an article in LDS Living, therapist Kristine Doty-Yells gives tips for helping missionaries who return early. Below is a quick summary. The reasons missionaries return early are varied, and the returns are often a complex issue that have more questions than...
New Website About LDS Senior Missionaries

New Website About LDS Senior Missionaries

The Church has a new website to help potential senior missionaries find the right missionary opportunity, including humanitarian work, family history, teaching, leadership training, public affairs, health, and education. SeniorMissionary.lds.org can help connect you...
LDS Church Expands Online Missionary Work

LDS Church Expands Online Missionary Work

Missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are expanding their online teaching efforts. “The world is changing and so the way we do missionary work is changing as well,” said Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president, who serves...
New Way to Refer Your Friends to the LDS Missionaries

New Way to Refer Your Friends to the LDS Missionaries

Invite a Friend to Meet with Missionaries The Church has implemented a new way to help members and missionaries work together more effectively to help people come unto Christ. A new feature on LDS Tools and LDS.org lets you send referrals directly to missionaries and...
Greg Trimble’s Book “The Virtual Missionary”

Greg Trimble’s Book “The Virtual Missionary”

Greg Trimble’s new book The Virtual Missionary: The Power of Your Digital Testimony is a great introduction on how to use social media to share your testimony online. By using personal examples, he explains how to easily use Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, or a...
Resources for LDS Missionary Preparation

Resources for LDS Missionary Preparation

This article reviews key materials that prospective missionaries can use to prepare for missionary service.   Standard Works. It goes without saying that prospective missionaries should read all four books of scripture before their missions. Order printed scriptures....
Changes Coming in LDS Missionary Work

Changes Coming in LDS Missionary Work

Today, the Church announced several changes to be made in missionary work, including a new set of interview questions to be asked of prospective missionaries, a trimming of the number of missions to better fit the needs of each region of the world, replacing tablets...

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