Missionary Work - Page 3
Return to Main Margie's Messages Home Page (Full List of Topics)
Parents Preparing Missionaries
Preparing the Greatest Generation of Missionaries: A Mission for Every Woman" - Anne Pingree, 2003 BYU Women's Conf.
Raising the Greatest Generation of Missionaries - M. Russell Ballard - BYU Women's Conf. (PDF)
"What I Want My Son to Know Before He Leaves on His Mission" - James E. Faust - Gen. Conf.
Library Books & CD's
Making Your Home A Missionary Training Center - book by Joe J. Christensen (Chapters on developing spirituality, social skills, nutrition, manners, exercise--start when your children are young to develop all of these good and necessary qualities and skills).
Raising up a Family to the Lord - book/CDs by Gene R. Cook
Preparing for a Mission
A girl's decision to only marry a returned missionary in the temple - Richard G. Scott
"And That's the Way It Is" - Bishop H. David Burton - Gen. Conf. (Raising of the Bar)
"Becoming a Missionary - David A. Bednar - Gen. Conf.
"Faithful Laborers" - Loren C. Dunn - Gen. Conf. (stories of sacrifice of early missionaries)
It's a Privilege to Serve a Mission - Vaughn J. Featherstone - (excerpt)
"Missions--Only You Can Decide" - Devin G. Durrant, Gen. Conf. (Priesthood Session)
"Planning for a Full and Abundant Life" - President Spencer W. Kimball - Gen. Conf.
"Prepare Now For Your Mission" - Thomas J. Fyans - Gen. Conf.
Prepare to serve a mission - Blessings of missionary service - Pres. Hinckley (excerpt from Gen. Conf.)
"Preparing for a Mission" - N. Eldon Tanner (excerpt from Gen. Conf.)
Promises for serving a mission
Quotes about Preparing for a Mission
"Rest" (Early to bed and early to rise brings more personal revelation)
"Running Your Marathon" - Joseph B. Wirthlin - Gen. Conf.
Sacrifice--Monte Brough (excerpt)
"Setting Goals and Progressing" - Spencer W. Kimball - Gen. Conf.
"Sharing our Blessings" (FHE lesson from FHE Resource Book)
Special Missionary Preparation Issue of New Era
Sterling W. Sill's Mission (excerpt from It's a privilege to serve a mission) - Vaughn J. Featherstone
"Success is Gauged by Self-Mastery" - N. Eldon Tanner - Gen. Conf.
"The Divine Call of a Missionary" - Ronald A. Rasband - Gen. Conf.
"The Making of a Missionary - M. Russell Ballard - Gen. Conf.
"The Power of Correct Principles" - Richard G. Scott - Gen. Conf.
"The Question of a Mission" - Gordon B. Hinckley - Gen. Conf.
"The Responsibility of Young Aaronic Priesthood Bearers" - David B. Haight - Gen. Conf.
"The Violin" - a story of sacrifice - President Thomas S. Monson
"To the Young Men of the Priesthood" - President Benson
Library Books & CD's
"Bless Our Missonaries in the Field and Lead Them to the Honest in Heart", pp. 218-224, book: Glimpses into the life and heart of Marjorie Pay Hinckley (1999)
Books by Randy Bott: Serve with Honor, Return with Honor, and Prepare with Honor.
To Grow in Spirit - book by Joe J. Christensen.
"What I Wish I'd Known Before My Mission" - John Bytheway
Articles for the Beginning of a Mission
Blessings from a Mission
Blessings of Missionary Service - Pres. Hinckley - Gen. Conf.
Honeymoon Stage of Companionship
Learning a Language--Foreign or English
Marks of a Man
Poem: Highs and Lows
"Why was it so hard to learn Italian?" - Ensign (scroll down)
Your Relationship to the Mission President
Articles for Near the End of a Mission
Ninety-Nine Yards Doth Not a Touchdown Make
Dealing with those who tease about going home
Marks of a Man
Writing Yourself a Letter
End of Mission Advice - (excerpt from a BYU Dev.)
Home From a Mission - Ensign
When "The Best Two Years" Are Over - Ensign