4 – Keeping the Spirit

13 Soul-Searching Questions for Every RM to Ponder

13 Soul-Searching Questions for Every RM to Ponder

Elder M. Russell Ballard recently gave a talk where he encouraged us to interview ourselves. He suggested that we honestly ask ourselves “how am I doing?” You probably felt the Spirit tell you to have that interview. I loved his questions (that you can find in the link above) and […]

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10 Tips for Returned Missionaries to Transition Like Champions

10 Tips for Returned Missionaries to Transition Like Champions

It has been over two years since the announcement of the age-change for full time missionaries. This created a record number for missionaries serving. This wave of missionaries is now trickling back from their missions. The million dollar question: How do I transition as a returned missionary? That is what […]

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8 Resources for Answers and Peace Concerning Women and the Priesthood

8 Resources for Answers and Peace Concerning Women and the Priesthood

The purpose of this post is to point those who are peacemakers to a few resources to help clarify the confusion that has been created in the recent dust storm of media about LDS women and priesthood. These are not to be used as weapons in debates, but as personal […]

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8 Powerful Reminders for Missionaries Who Come Home Early

8 Powerful Reminders for Missionaries Who Come Home Early

If you or someone you know came home from the mission before the time that the mission call originally prescribed, even if it was an “honorable release,” it isn’t easy. In fact, most missionaries who come home early drop into a winter of depression that is hard to melt. Click […]

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9 Closets to Pray in when you Don’t have a Closet

9 Closets to Pray in when you Don’t have a Closet

IMPORTANT NOTICE: An entire mission of missionaries comes home almost daily. We are writing a book to help this amazing force of returning missionaries and need YOUR help! Your response can help THOUSANDS of recently returned missionaries by taking this survey. Click here to take the survey. “Ye must pour out […]

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DOs and DON’Ts for Recent RMs – Video

DOs and DON’Ts for Recent RMs – Video

Returning home from your mission can be an exhilarating experience, but it can also be a stressful one.  Here are some tips from five RMs on how to make transitioning to post-mission life a positive experience! DOs and DON’Ts for Recently Returned Missionaries Casey, Ireland Dublin Mission Interview Highlights Study the […]

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3 Habits From Your Mission Worth Keeping

3 Habits From Your Mission Worth Keeping

As a full time missionary you developed many habits that helped you share the gospel more effectively.  These habits ranged from how you managed your time, to the very way you said your prayers.  These were the daily ins and outs of the life of a missionary. Many of these […]

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Obedience: A Lifelong Quest

Obedience: A Lifelong Quest

Obedience is Fundamental in Performing Miracles No principle receives more attention in the mission field than obedience. The words obedience and obey appear in the Missionary Handbook no fewer than twenty times. In Preach My Gospel they appear 95 times. A missionary zone conference that does not include some discussion of […]

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The First Presidency at Conference in 2010

7 Things to Look for in General Conference

Each six months we have the opportunity to listen to prophets and apostles and other Church leaders at general conference. This weekend we will hear from them again. Elder Jeffrey R. Holland gave a powerful talk about the words of the living prophets and apostles in general conference a few years ago: […]

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Heaven is a Library – Check out More Books

Heaven is a Library – Check out More Books

I am a huge fan of libraries. Yep, that old place where tons of paper books are stored and lent out to those who are seeking knowledge. In this digital age, some people have said that libraries with paper books are going the way of the buffalo. I sure hope […]

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