When Will Austin Be Home?

  • Austin left on his mission:
    9 years, 1 month, 21 days, 13 hours, 39 minutes, 56 seconds ago

Recent Comments

Today Our Missionary Comes Home!

As I post this, it’s just about 3 hours until Austin comes home! As a family, we are so excited to see Austin again! We are so proud of him and are so grateful for family and friends and your support–financially and emotionally. Only 7 more weeks until Skyler also returns home from Canada. (Aug [...]

Trippin’ Tripans: Austin’s Final Week in the Field

Elder Austin Rushton with his final replacement.

Good news everyone! I get to spend a week with my replacement before I leave! Unbeknownst to me, a bunch of emergency transfers happened this last week the day I left for the Portland temple. Tuesday, Elder Flora and I left around 2:00pm from Alturas to get [...]

Allergy Season

Alturas Members and Elders

My theme for this week has been my constant allergy attacks. I know that’s not very exciting–trust me, I don’t enjoy it either–but it is the truth! I remember back before I turned 16 I never had to worry about allergies. Now it seems like they get worse every year! [...]


Elder Austin Rushton and his companions bowling

So this P-day I’m emailing the old fashioned way: in our church’s family history center. Meanwhile, my iPad is fifty miles away in Lakeview, OR. What is it doing there you ask? Well you see, a man in a teal bowler hat came in a time machine [...]


Elder Austin Rushton has a Fiesta

Family, friends, and acquaintances who read this,

Today we are going to a zone activity. We will be hiking somewhere around Klamath Falls. To save ourselves about 100 miles, we drove an hour up to Lakeview at 7:00am this morning, and are now driving the two hours from [...]