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How serving missions as young adults prepared these female General Presidency members to lead

by Emily Abel | August 11, 2020 | Makes You Think

Women in the General Presidencies are missionaries in many ways, from speaking in general conference to hum...


Latter-day Saint Whose Cancer Returned 13 Days Before His Mission Serves Unique Mission

by Emily Abel | Makes You Think

January 23, 2019—the day Kyle Dory of Laramie, Wyoming, eagerly looked forward to entering the missionary t...


3 Things Missionaries Need to Remember When Their Converts Go Inactive

by Emily Abel | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Baptism days were not only some of the most joyful days of my mission but also some of the most hopeful. I ...


All Returned Missionaries Now Pre-Approved for Program to Help Them Receive College Degrees, Certificates

by Church News | Mormon Life

Sitting on the front row in a room full of missionaries gathered to listen to an address by Brother Brian K...


40+ Returned Missionaries Playing D1 College Basketball + How Sam Merrill's Mission Changed Him

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | Famous Mormons Fun

Ask Utah State basketball coach Craig Smith one question about his returned missionary junior guard Sam Mer...