Small and Simple Moments

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...
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."

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...
"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...