Small and Simple Moments

The Lord Will Stay By Our Side- Scotland Edinburgh Mission

The Lord Will Stay By Our Side- Scotland Edinburgh Mission

Rebecca Cieslak lives in Germany with her husband and children. She served a mission in the Scotland Edinburgh mission. Big thanks to her for her t...
Miracle at the MTC

Miracle at the MTC

I am so excited to share this special story with you!  Today would have been my uncle's 83rd birthday.  In his honor, I want to share with you a r...
Scandinavian Autumn Soup in Frankfurt

Scandinavian Autumn Soup in Frankfurt

I didn't do a whole lot of cooking on my mission, and when we cooked, we kept things pretty simple.  A couple of my companions were vegetarians, a...
Whom God Calls, He Qualifies- Memories of a Family History Mission

Whom God Calls, He Qualifies- Memories of a Family History Mission

Lin and her husband Augmond served as senior missionaries in the Family and Church History Headquarters Mission in Salt Lake City. In this post, she talks about overcoming a struggle with ADD and crippling anxiety through the loving support of other missionaries and learning to make her struggles her strengths. She relates some of her memories and the deep impact of serving a mission.
Guest post - Biking in the Cook Islands

Guest post - Biking in the Cook Islands

Meet Sister LJ AhMu.  She served her mission in the late 1970s in the Cook Islands.  She spoke with us recently about some of her biking memories from her mission. "I never had so much satisfaction riding a bicycle as I did on my mission."

Mission Snapshot -- Novosibirsk, Russia

Mission Snapshot -- Novosibirsk, Russia

Meet Sister Abby Harris.  She served her mission in Novosibirsk, Russia in 2012 and 2013.  She recently reflected on her unique mission experiences and shared some of her thoughts with us.
Apple strudel at Sisters Conference

Apple strudel at Sisters Conference

One of the special perks of being a sister missionary in the Germany, Frankfurt mission in the early 1990s was Sisters Conference, hosted by Presid...
Missionary Mom Highlight --Stephi Johnson

Missionary Mom Highlight --Stephi Johnson

My oldest daughter is currently serving in the New Mexico Albuquerque Mission- July 2017-December 2018. One of my favorite memories or experiences...
Sing Your Way Home

Sing Your Way Home

The first several weeks of my mission were a time of difficult adjustment for me. I was self-conscious about my lack of German speaking skills, and...
Mission Memories: Bristol and London Mission

Mission Memories: Bristol and London Mission

Heather Sturges reflects on blessings and experiences from her mission 40 years ago, and the lives impacted by her service.
Mission Snapshot: Denmark Copenhagen Mission

Mission Snapshot: Denmark Copenhagen Mission

Thanks to @richvintagephoto for the information on the Denmark Copenhagen Mission! Some fun Danish facts,  The church currently has only arou...
"Try to show kindness in all that you do..."

"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.  T...