Missionary Work

 

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Stories

  • “A 10-Year-Old Teacher” (August 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    A boy shares a testimony of the plan of salvation with his aunt’s roommate.
  • “A Brave Little Mormon Girl” (March 2012 Friend)
    A ten-year-old girl talks about the Church and has a positive impact on a visiting author.
  • “A Light in the Dark” (August 2013 Friend)
    Nathan decides to put a flashlight in a package to his missionary brother, and the light turns out more useful than he imagined!
  • “All Because a Child Knew the Articles of Faith” (June 2006 Friend)
    President Thomas S. Monson tells the story of a girl who shared the Articles of Faith with another traveler on a bus. After the experience, the man looked up the Church and he and his family were all baptized.
  • “A Sacred Light” (February 2007 Liahona and Friend)
    President James E. Faust tells a story about how a woman was converted because of the kindness of her nurse, who was a member of the Church.
  • “Be A Missionary Now” (September 2012 Friend)
    Ten suggestions of ways to share the gospel.
  • “Chad and Andre” (April 2013 Friend)
    Chad sets a good example for an exchange student from France.
  • “Fearless in Sharing the Gospel” (November 2009 Friend)
    President Henry B. Eyring tells of his great-grandmother sharing the gospel with others.
  • “Grandma’s Little Missionary” (April 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Vitor reads to his grandmother from the Book of Mormon and Liahona while she is ill, and she decides to be baptized.
  • “How can I be a missionary now?” (April 2010 Friend)
    Elder Quentin L. Cook shares some thoughts on being a missionary now.
  • “How can I be a missionary now?” (November 2011 Friend)
    Elder Russell M. Nelson shares how children can be missionaries.
  • “How can I be a missionary now?” (May 2007 Friend)
    Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shares some thoughts on this subject.
  • “I Can Be a Missionary Now” (October 2013 Friend)
    Several children share missionary experiences they have had.
  • “I Can Be a Missionary Too” (February 2011 Liahona and Friend)
    Brett’s older brother, who is serving a mission, teaches him that you are doing missionary work when you serve others.
  • “Inviting Jacob” (February 2014 Friend)
    Ryan goes with his mom to visit a less-active family and learns that being a friend to their son is a way to be a missionary.
  • “Inviting Jacob” (September 2011 Liahona and Friend)
    Eric invites his friend Jacob to come to church with him. Includes a simple maze activity.
  • “I Will Share the Gospel with All of God’s Children” (October 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    An invitation for children to share the gospel along with some pass-along cards you can share.
  • “Jesus Calls His Disciples” (July 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Jesus calls Simon and Andrew from their fishing boat. For young readers; includes a coloring page.
  • “Jumping Rope with Emma” (November 2012 Friend)
    Maddie invites a friend from school to come with her to church after she finds out the girl is a member of the Church, but hasn’t been in a long time.
  • “Missionary Friend” (September 2012 Liahona and Friend)
    Alex learns that being a friend and being a missionary can be the same when he invites his friend to Church.
  • “Missionary Friends” (March 2007 Liahona and Friend)
    Elder Gary J. Coleman of the Seventy shares how friendly Church members helped him feel comfortable when he was learning about the gospel.
  • “My Brother the Missionary” (December 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Kevin shares his feelings about his older brother going on a mission.
  • “My Mission Fund” (December 2011 Liahona and Friend)
    A 9-year-old boy tells about saving for a mission.
  • “Now is the Time” (November 2004 Friend)
    Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve shares how one little girl on a bike reactivated her whole family. Now is the time to do missionary work.
  • “Prayers on the Pitcher’s Mound” (October 2013 Friend)
    A baseball team decides to give their opponents copies of the Book of Mormon.
  • “Preparing for a Mission” (October 2008 Liahona and Friend)
    Elder Ulisses Soares of the Seventy tells how his bishop talked with him when he was 11 years old and told him how to start preparing for a mission.
  • “Question Corner: I don’t know anyone I can invite to church. What are other ways I can be a missionary now?” (June 2012 Friend)
    Several children share ideas on how to be missionaries now.
  • “Reach Out to Others” (August 2009 Liahona and Friend)
    President Thomas S. Monson tells how his daughter, Ann, shared a Book of Mormon with her kindergarten teacher.
  • “Samuel Smith, Missionary” (February 1985 Friend)
    Illustrated retelling of Samuel Smith being called as the first ordained missionary in the church.
  • “Scriptures in a Suitcase” (June 2004 Liahona and Friend)
    A girl has a missionary opportunity when she reads the Book of Mormon at a school camp.
  • “Teaching Tanner’s Teacher” (January 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    A boy shares a picture of Christ with his teacher, and she eventually is baptized.
  • “Thankful for Missionary Work” (June 2006 Liahona and Friend)
    President Gordon B. Hinckley (1910–2008) shares some of his missionary experiences from the British Isles.
  • “The Gift of the Gospel” (July 2008 Liahona and Friend)
    President Henry B. Eyring encourages us to share the gospel.
  • “The Gospel—A Gift to Share”(June 2012Friend)
    President Henry B. Eyring talks about missionaries and how to find people for the missionaries to teach. Includes an illustrated story of children inviting a neighbor to family home evening and an activity to match scriptures with illustrations of blessings.
  • “The Gospel is for Everyone” (September 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    President Dieter F. Uchtdorf testifies that the gospel is for people of every nation.
  • “The Most Precious Gift” (September 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    A girl weaves a serape for a missionary who introduced her family to the gospel.
  • “The Open House” (December 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    A girl invites a nonmember friend to a ward open house.
  • “The Right Dress” (January 2012 Liahona and Friend)
    Anna chooses a new dress so she can look like the sister missionaries.
  • “Trying to Be Like Jesus” (July 2009 Friend)
    Features a girl from Arizona who taught her friends to pray during an overnight school field trip.
  • “What makes missionaries special?” (November 2013 Friend)
    Elder Russell M. Nelson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shares some thoughts on this subject.
  • “What’s the Answer?” (November 2012 Friend)
    Some suggestions on how to answer your friends’ questions about the gospel.
  • “Who Is Jesus?” (July 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    A boy shares his testimony of Jesus with a friend.
  • “You Found Me, Bishop!” (January 2014 Friend)
    A story about President Thomas S. Monson finding a young man and bringing him to church. Includes some ideas for how you can make others feel welcome at church.

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