Missionary Blog

One of My Heroes Joins the Church

One of My Heroes Joins the Church

One of my favorite movies growing up was "Rudy". When I was a kid I was impressed not only by his determination but his faith I noticed that in the film there was sweat, blood, tears and prayer that guided Rudy to achieve his dream of playing on the Notre Dame team. Obviously he was Catholic and I appreciated that.I was going through a particularity hard time in my life and I watched this film with my brother and it made me realize that I could do hard things. Many years later going through a crisis of my faith. I...

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Great Latter-Day Saint Missionary Films

Great Latter-Day Saint Missionary Films

Are you looking for some great Latter-Day Saint movies to watch. One of my favorite sub genres is missionary movies. I was not a big fan of God's Army something did not feel right about it. I still respect the film maker, and his choices are none of my business. However, there has been very few missionary films actually produced in recent years, but a few years ago they actually had quite a few. Here are some of the ones that I do like. You probably have already seen them but thought I would list some of my favorites for fun. Labor...

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Going Out at 18 Instead of 19

Going Out at 18 Instead of 19

I graduated from high school and did not know what to do with myself for an entire year, most of my friends left on their missions but because my birthday was later in the year I had to figure out what to do. So I started my first year of College which I was not ready for and struggled in a couple of classes got okay grades but did not know what I was doing and being distracted by knowing that I had to prepare to leave for my mission. I spent a year in limbo trying to make it...

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Gifts for Missionaries

Gifts for Missionaries

Missionaries are dedicating 18 months to 2 years of their lives to the Lord and his work. They need things that will help them accomplish the Lord work or help them be inspired to do the Lords work. Things that missionaries needs have changed over time. When I was a missionary a cassette tape player or mini-disc player would have been nice, but not really all that practical today since those things are not really used anymore, as they can listen to talks digitally.Most missionaries already have scriptures or the technology that they will need to be able to do...

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Scott T. Petersen - Missionary Angels - Latter-Day Saint Cartoon

Scott T. Petersen - Missionary Angels -  Latter-Day Saint Cartoon

Scott's most popular cartoon.Missionary Angels -  A reminder of the extra help that comes from above to those who are engaged in the Lords work.D&C 84:88Again we are excited to be offering his artwork soon. We will be sending you updates as they become available.Here is a short video that show cases some of his artwork.Images Source:Copyright © Scott T. Petersen - Used With Permission

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