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Why God Didn't Call Me on a Mission I Longed to Serve

by The Mormon Women Project | February 9, 2018 | Mormon Life

Anna Lenhart struggled for years with the decision to go on a mission. She'd wanted to serve since she was ...


Church Announces 5 New Missions, New Boundaries for 19 Missions

by Mormon Newsroom | February 1, 2018 | From the Church Mormon Life

When President Thomas S. Monson announced the age change for missionary service in 2012, the number of miss...


"Washington Times": LDS Chess Prodigy in National Championship Defers Full-Ride Scholarship to Serve Mission

by Washington Times | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We wish Kayden Troff the best of luck in the championship as well as on his mission to Australia. Kayden Tr...


First Presidency Announces Merger of 2 Missions in Russia

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

On Saturday, the Church announced the merger of two missions, the Russia Vladivostok Mission and the Russia...


The 2 Sentences That Changed President Gordon B. Hinckley's Life Forever

by Sheri L. Dew, excerpted from "Go Forward with Faith" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Go Forward w Faith live PB Go Forward w Faith live PB While serving his mission in England, President Hinck...


David Archuleta Shares the Most Adorable Post of Him and His Sister + Video of Him Coming Home from His Own Mission

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

David Archuleta shared the sweetest Facebook post to welcome his sister home from her 18-month mission in T...


Why Mormons Feel Like They Need to Go Over the Top to Celebrate Missionary Homecomings

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

I used to kind of scoff at people who went all out for their missionary's arrival at the airport.  Sur...


LDS Athlete Opens Mission Call Before Winning National Swimming Title

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"His entire team, and coach, have been supportive of his desire to serve even though they say they will des...


After 18 Months, Returned Missionary Responds to Dad's Letter: "A Mission Isn't for You"

by Oakli Wright | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A little more than 18 months ago, LDS author Jason F. Wright wrote an open letter to his daughter before sh...


Church Announces Unique New Mission, Set to Be Largest in the World

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Mormon Life

On Sunday Elder Craig C. Christensen of the Presidency of the Seventy announced what will now be the l...