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10 Mission Opportunities for Seniors

by Utah Valley 360 | Mormon Life

The types of missionary experiences available to seniors are as diverse as the people who fill them. Option...

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What the Surprising Surge of Senior Missionaries Means for Missionary Work

by Mormon Newsroom | News from Utah Makes You Think

In the past two years, more seniors have answered the call to serve full-time missions for The Church of Je...

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7 Common Misconceptions about Senior Missions

by Diana Demke | Makes You Think

There is a great need for more senior missionaries, but a few myths about serving have kept some senior mem...

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Why the Church Keeps You Young

by Meridian Magazine | Mormon Life

The other day I was chatting with a girlfriend in another state, and she happened to mention an 80-year-old...

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LDS Human Cannonball Shoots for 'Compassion and Sharing'

by Deseret News | News from Utah

David Smith estimates he has gone ballistic some 9,000 times in his lifetime. His children also attest to h...

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Senior Missionary Crises! Mom and Dad Need Your Help

by Mormon Soprano | Makes You Think

“Dear LDS Senior couples – where are you?! We Need You!!” That is the desperate cry coming from hundreds of...

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8 Tips for Preparing for a Senior Couples Mission

by Sunny Morton

For many retired people, serving a senior mission can sometimes seem a distant dream, but recent changes to...

New page on LDS.org dedicated to stories of full-time senior missionaries (+video)

by LDS Media Talk | Official Church Info

A new page on LDS.org features stories of Church members who served as full-time senior missionaries. Watch...

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3 Ways to Beat Signs of Aging

by Robert Jones | Health

“I feel lousy. Am I just getting old?” This was a serious question asked me by a 41-year-old female patient...

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Keeping your mission language current

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the things that scares the daylights out of senior missionaries is opening the envelope from Salt La...