What is their schedule like? What do they do all day? What are they eating? Let’s face it. Sometimes missionaries’ emails can be a little lacking in detail.

Whether you’re sending a missionary to the MTC, or you already have one there, check out what they’re up to while in the MTC. (Note: every missionary’s schedule varies according to classes and language training they need.)

Here’s what you (and your missionary) can expect as daily life in the MTC.

The Schedule

6:30 a.m. – Arise and Prepare: missionaries wake up, get dressed, and head down to the cafeteria.

7:00 a.m. – Breakfast: missionaries get half an hour to eat the most important meal of the day. Depending on the country the MTC  is in, they could eat anything from cold cereal, bacon, and eggs to rice, beans, and sausage.

7:35 a.m. – Gym Time: missionaries generally take 30 minutes a day to get their heart rates going keep them in good health. This time at the gym can actually fall anywhere in a missionary’s schedule depending on the facilities and the number of missionaries at the MTC.

8:25 a.m. – 

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