When Will Austin Be Home?

  • Austin left on his mission:
    4 years, 3 months, 6 days, 1 hour, 29 minutes, 59 seconds ago

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The American Dream

Austin eating some Rocky Mountain Oysters

Well friends and family, transfers have come and gone, and Elder Campbell and I will be staying here in Alturas for another six weeks! There was one change though: I was released as a district leader. I gave it a good run, though! Seven and a half months! [...]

“You’re Dumb!” and the Temple

Elder Campbell and Elder Rushton at the Nevada state line.

We got the chance, once again, to attend the temple. This is the third time I’ve gone to the Medford temple and the fifth time I’ve gone while on my mission. It is a unique experience every time.

We made the drive from Alturas [...]

You Know You’re a Mormon in a Small Town….

Elder Rushton and Elder Campbell

So as I was reporting to my family this week on what was happening, I mentioned to them that my companion hit a quail with a rock, and I couldn’t help but think to myself, “You know you’re in a small town when one of the highlights of your [...]

A Mission-Wide Conference

Elder Austin Rushton and his companions.

This last week was our mission-wide conference. It was the first one in 12 years for the Oregon Eugene Mission! After driving an hour and a half to Klamath Falls on Monday, we drove an additional three hours the next morning to Roseburg for the conference. The subject? [...]