Any successful missionary wants to learn as much as he/she can before heading out into the field.
Some questions I have heard being asked are:
How do I prepare for a mission?
Where do I start?
What should I focus most on?
How will I know when I am ready?
You probably have asked one or all (or more!) of these questions (if you have more questions, please comment down below!) So let’s talk about them!!! Continue reading
Hey guys, after 18 awesome months, I’m baaaaccck!!
It’s been a whole transfer since I got home from my mission but let’s be real, I’m just getting back into this whole technology thing.
Can I just say (and I’ll say it quickly) it’s true. All of it. THE BEST 18 MONTHS OF LIFE, so far:) But it’s also true they won’t be the only ‘best months’.
So I’ll be posting lots more now that ‘I really know’ (jk, you never really know) and have experienced it for myself. But last week in my YSA ward a couple kids announced their mission calls ( 😀 ) and I offered them some things I learned while on my mission before I started my talk. So here are my
Four Simple Tips for a Great Mission:
Never delay a prompting. Make that decision now or you’ll chicken out in the heat of the moment. No joke.
Write in your journal everyday. Everyday. You’ll regret doing it any other way:)
Expect to baptize. A LOT. No matter where you are. “The field is white” only means one thing. HARVEST.
Finally, don’t just work hard. Learn real growth and consecration. More on that coming soon.
Serving a mission has been the best decision I’ve ever made, (so far:) Nothing is better than being a full-time, consecrated servant of the Lord. And nothing is sweeter than learning that that can happen anytime, anywhere – meaning that once you’re released, it doesn’t end. He calls us all.
Til next time,
I never realized how many wonderful scriptures there are that talk about our calling as missionaries of God. So I decided to make a list of them for you!! I seriously had 200 before I narrowed it down to 101. So let’s get to it. These are all such great scriptures and I hope you enjoy them!!!
101 Valued Verses for Missionaries
Or here is a smaller version that you could fit in your scriptures!
Sm 101 Valued Verses for Missionaries
What are your favorite missionary scriptures?
Source: Shauna Humphries 100 Favorite Verses for Missionaries