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How to prepare for the worst case scenario

image via I remember the airport drop off like it was yesterday.  I repeatedly asked my son if he had his passport, his money, and his boarding pass.  I was a nervous wreck, and could not stop myself from peppering him with the same questions over and over. So much so that everyone in my… Continue reading How to prepare for the worst case scenario

Called to serve · Missionary Mama · Preparing to serve · Work Ethic

The Best Thing You Can Teach Your Future Missionary

Two weeks after our son left for the MTC, we received the letter that every parent longs for from their missionary. The “Thank You” letter. He thanked us for teaching him the value of hard work. I’m not talking about the do your chores around the house work. I am talking about the back breaking,… Continue reading The Best Thing You Can Teach Your Future Missionary

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Five Missionary Must Haves

The other day  I was messaging back and forth with our missionary and I asked him a few questions about some of the items we purchased for him. I wanted to know how they were working out and if he found them useful.  Since I live in Texas, the resources for missionaries were somewhat limited, therefore, I… Continue reading Five Missionary Must Haves