Small and Simple Moments

"Try to show kindness in all that you do..."

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"Try to show kindness in all that you do..."

I served in Karlsruhe in the spring of 1992.  On Saturdays, the stores were open until 2 pm, and everyone and their brother would be shopping.  The shops were then closed from 2 pm Saturday until Monday morning.  Shop owners spent Saturday afternoon preparing their store windows for Sunday's window shoppers, also a common past time.  Saturday mornings were very busy and a productive time for finding people by street contacting.  We were a group of 8 missionaries serving in Karlsruhe, 2 sisters and 6 elders.  We had a small street display and table that we set up on the...

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Mission Snapshot: Russia Moscow Mission

Mission Snapshot: Russia Moscow Mission

Welcome to the Russia Moscow Mission! In all Russian missions, the church has taken extra precaution to ensure our safety and the safety of our members by referring to us as volunteers. But our purpose is the same!❤️

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Easy Missionary Breakfast: Boiled Eggs

Easy Missionary Breakfast: Boiled Eggs

Easy Missionary Breakfast- Boiled Eggs

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My Journey to Mother's Day: Becoming an Instant Mom

My Journey to Mother's Day: Becoming an Instant Mom

It's Mother's Day weekend, and I have a feeling this will be one I will always remember. I'm waiting to board a flight, headed to Idaho for a few days to help my daughter. She delivered her first child this week--a handsome son!  So excited to meet him, help her, and spend time with my grown-up kids and their families in Idaho. And to top it off, we get to talk to our missionary son on Sunday!  I only wish my husband and youngest son could be with us.  Mother’s Day was not always a day that I looked forward to. My...

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Wanted: Mission Snapshots

Wanted: Mission Snapshots

What made where you served unique?  Let us know!

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