What Can I Do to Be a Missionary?


Here are fourteen things you can do to be a missionary. Make a check by an item each time you do it. During family home evening, challenge the members of your family to do some of the items from the list.

  1. _1.

    Memorize at least one scripture every month.

  2. _2.

    Invite nonmember friends to come to your home after school to play.

  3. _3.

    Start, or add to, your savings for a mission.

  4. _4.

    Write a letter to a missionary.

  5. _5.

    Pray morning and night.

  6. _6.

    Attend Church meetings and listen well.

  7. _7.

    Obey the Word of Wisdom.

  8. _8.

    Attend a friend’s baptism.

  9. _9.

    Pray for the missionaries.

  10. _10.

    Say hello to two new people at school.

  11. _11.

    Give someone a Book of Mormon with your testimony written inside.

  12. _12.

    Suggest that a nonmember or inactive family be invited to family home evening.

  13. _13.

    Bear your testimony in sacrament meeting.

  14. _14.

    Give referrals of nonmembers to missionaries.

[illustrations] Illustrated by Shauna Mooney