New MTC leaders learn how their focused roles differ from having presided over a missionAt the recent MTC Leadership Seminar in Provo, six couples of new MTC presidents and companions met with the managers of their MTCs and learned how MTC leadership differs from mission leadership.
How the annual mission tours and interactions impact missionaries and mission leadership couplesMost Latter-day Saints around the world know little about the Church assignments known as mission tours. Here's a look at how these assignments impact the missionaries, the mission leadership couple and the visiting leaders.
Mission tours: What most Latter-day Saints don’t know about the hundreds of such events conducted worldwide each yearWhat are mission tours and why are they important for the Church's worldwide missionary force? Here's a look the purpose, planning and processes for the hundreds of mission tours conducted each year.
This former teacher didn’t want to waste his retirement years. Here’s how he is improving education in GuatemalaAfter retiring from full-time work early, Kenneth Grover wanted to find a way to give back to the community that had blessed his life. Here's a look at how he is using his retirement years to bless communities in Guatemala.
Christmas at the Provo MTC: How 1,223 missionaries celebrated the holiday while away from homeThe Provo MTC combines planning and adjustments to provide a memorable Christmas for missionaries away from home for the holidays while trying to help free up employees and volunteers to spend as much of Christmas Day with their own families.
How a Latter-day Saint circus performer and mother of 2 is living her faithCassie Sandou has performed all over the world with the Sandou Trio Russian Bar Act. The group was featured in the film "The Greatest Showman" and can be seen on the second season of "America's Got Talent: Champions," which airs in January.