RM Stories

Jacob’s Story

First off  I wanted to thank the creators of this site for their courage and insight they provide many returning RMs. It’s been a number of years since I returned home and didn’t have the education, support or outlet that this site provides and hope that my story can help others.  It was a long … [Read More...]

Leah’s Story

When I was 19 years old I started serving the Japan, Kobe Mission. I was excited and ready to meet the challenge full-speed ahead. It was difficult at first, but I quickly fell into the flow of things. My first transfer, I started having some stomach issues. They weren't severe enough to cause any … [Read More...]

Ashley’s Story

Every single day for the past year, I have felt strongly impressed to openly share my story as an early-returning missionary and my struggles with mental health. But before I do so, I have just a few things I want you to know. I’ve been home for exactly two years today, but not until now have … [Read More...]