Why marrying a convert was the best decision of my life


I’m part of the Mormon stock that people joke about.  You know, the kind who comes from polygamy decent, has 7 brothers and sisters, was born in the church, had 100% seminary attendance, and followed in the footsteps of his 4 older brothers who went on missions.  One distinguishing fact about me is I’m not from Utah, but…

Why you shouldn’t go on YOUR mission


Missionary work is difficult and daunting.  Exhausting and endless, it seems.  But that’s not the point here. How many of you have heard a returned missionary utter this phrase: “When I was on my mission”? When this happens I often think to myself “your mission?” When a mission call is given it will read “Dear Elder or Sister _______, You…