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I used to be a full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and saw many situations where people wondered if missionaries are allowed to fall in love or date. For some odd reason, though, no one seemed to fall in love with me personally…. Mormon missionaries put their entire energy toward serving God during their missions, and do their work without the distractions of romantic love. Missionaries are encouraged to date and marry when they complete their missions, but they are not permitted to date or have romantic relationships during their missions. So in short, missionaries are not permitted to date while Dating service missionaries their missions; they are encouraged, however, to date and marry after they return home.

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Overseas missionary work takes years of training and fundraising, but many leave the field after a few years because they can't find a spouse. A new website Dating service missionaries today hopes to tackle that problem by placing missionaries and Christian expatriates into a network that enables them to find spouses in the field.

The matchmaking site was initially proposed in by John Patton, chief operations officer for the Center for Mission Mobilization, and David Bilby, executive director of Go Connect an organization that connects churches with public schools.

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Although many leaders saw its potential, Patton said that without a fulltime advocate the project wound up on the back burner. Now, CalledTogether. Claire, a graduate from Covenant Theological Seminary who works as the site's operations director.

Claire is getting married this May. I decided that tackling this bigger issue was more worthwhile than trying to kill my desire to find a spouse. According to a Pioneers International report, singleness is Dating service missionaries fourth reason appointees don't make it to the mission field or take a long time getting there.

And Patton said, "Missionaries leave the field for various reasons, but some of the biggest obstacles are financial support, team dynamics, loneliness and hopelessness for single person's desire to find a mate, getting married to a non-missionary, and leaving ministry to find a To continue reading, subscribe now. Subscribers have full digital access.

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