130 homesickness

130 homesickness - Homesickness What causes it? 1. New...

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Homesickness What causes it? 1. New Environment 2. New schedule 3. New Language 4. New Customs 5. Strange Companion 6. Separation from Family, familiar. 7. The constant buffeting by the adversary Will everyone experience it? There may be a few who do not but most will C even if you = ve lived away from home for long periods of time. How do you recognize it? When you wake up and look at the ceiling and think, A I = m not cut out to be a missionary! @ It is as normal and expected as can be. The same thing will likely happen in marriage. All it means is that the honeymoon is over. When will it hit? Anywhere from the day you arrive at the MTC until you = ve been out four or five months. Does it mean you = re a bad or weak missionary? Certainly not. It means you = re human C or almost! What can be done about it? Thankfully a great deal. Admit to yourself that you are struggling. Get out of bed and explain how you are feeling to Heavenly Father Serve your companion. Polish his shoes, iron her dress, fix breakfast--unless that could
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