Parents: you love your missionaries, your sons or daughters who are serving, and want to be the best support for them in their important work of spreading the gospel. The truth is that they need you, your prayers, your letters. But occasionally parents can distract or detract from the quality of their missionaries’ experience—so here are a ten ideas to help you support them best:
- Write away! A letter once a week is wonderful, or if you need to talk to them more, perhaps a weekly email and a weekly hand-mailed letter (received at different times, preferably, to spread out their joy at receiving your mail).