20 Care Package Ideas for Your Favorite Missionary

Send your favorite missionary a little extra love and warmth from home with a care package! These fun reminders of home can give your missionary the boost they need to diligently share the message of Christ's Restored Gospel. Sometimes it can be difficult to know what exactly to send your missionary, so we've compiled a list of 20 gift ideas to include in your next care package! Scroll through to see some of our very favorites.

Bethlehem Olive Wood Oil Vial

These oil vials are made from centuries-old, authentic Bethlehem Olive Wood direct from the Holy Land. Each Vial is made from stabilized wood which means it won't warp or crack. Each vial is a one-of-a-kind creation and is turned by hand on a lathe and polished to a fine, glossy finish. The color and design of every vial is unique.

Personalized Mission Journal

Remember missionary service for a lifetime with this special keepsake journal. Completely personalized, it makes an especially great gift for any soon-to-be missionary about the embark in the journey of a lifetime. Each hardcover journal has 249 numbered and lined ink-proof pages along with a gusseted pocket in the back and a double ribbon bookmark. Because it is thread-bound, the journal opens and stays flat for easy writing. It is 145 x 210 millimeters in dimension.

Mountain of the Lord Recommend Holder

This exclusive LDSBookstore.com Mountain of the Lord Recommend Holder was specially designed for members of all ages. It is a perfect gift for youth and parents alike. The front features a beautifully designed mountainscape with an outline of the Salt Lake Temple. The back quotes Elaine S. Dalton: "Prepare now for the temple, the mountain of the Lord. Never allow the goal of the temple to be out of your sight."

Personalized Missionary Quad

Celebrate a mission with our personalized missionary scriptures. Featuring multiple options, you can create a one-of-a-kind keepsake you or your missionary will cherish forever. Our standard design features your mission state or country outline and one line of text in the bottom right corner of your scriptures.

The Missionary's Little Book of Teaching Tools

Teaching the gospel can be immensely rewarding . . . but it’s not always easy, and sometimes the best way to communicate that tricky principle or point of doctrine is to use a “teaching tool.” From teaching the importance of prophets by sharing the story of the Falcon, to the Driver’s License visual aid that teaches about priesthood authority, The Missionary’s Little Book of Teaching Tools is an invaluable resource that will make your teaching more clear, and reinforce important gospel principles. These ideas are so helpful and handy, you will want to use them long after you have returned from your mission-for family home evenings, firesides, ward activities, and more.

100 Favorite Verses for Missionaries

In the standard works, those who faithfully heed the sacred call to serve the Lord can find pearls of wisdom and comfort that both instruct and inspire. In this compact volume, author Shauna Humphreys provides a feast of scriptural food, presenting 100 of the finest offerings, along with profound insights and thoughtful commentary specifically selected for those who spread the good news of the gospel. You may choose to focus on one scripture each day as a daily devotional or to study several passages in one sitting. Enhance your missionary efforts whether you are young or old, male or female with this sampling of verses drawn from the holy scriptures that will help as you share the joyful message of the gospel with the children of our Heavenly Father.

Customizable Dog Tag Necklace - Silver

This customizable dog tag necklace is a perfect gift for missionaries and more.

Customizable Cuff Bracelet

Women of all ages will love this Customizable Cuff Bracelet. The front engraving is included in the price. An extra inside engraving can be added for another $6.99.

Missionary Gospel Study Journal

This study journal will helps missionaries catalog their study by subject.

Customizable Horizontal Bar Bracelet

Women of all ages will love this Customizable Horizontal Bar Bracelet. The front engraving is included in the price. An extra back engraving can be added for another $6.99.

Bring the World His Truth Wood Keychain

Our exclusive keychain collection was designed to inspire Latter-day Saints with popular imagery and quotes. This keychain is made from sturdy wood that has been expertly engraved with a globe and the phrase "Bring the World His Truth," inspired by the popular children's song.

Sister Return With Honor Ring

Our elegant Sister Return With Honor Ring is the perfect way to stay inspired by missionary service. Whether you are currently serving or have been home for years, the ring features an "RWH" design on the outer band, with the text "Return With Honor" on the inner band. It also features a comfort fit band.

Called to Serve Globe Tie Tack

This distinctive Called to Serve Tie Tack features a globe. It is a simple reminder of a sacred calling, that you are "called to serve." The circle tack shows the globe to symbolize those missionaries on it, doing the Lord's work. This is a perfect gift for return missionaries or those currently out in the field. Each tie tack comes with an illustrated backer card to help make it an extra-special gift.

Called to Serve Wood Keychain

Our exclusive keychain collection was designed to inspire Latter-day Saints with popular imagery and quotes. This keychain is made from durable wood that has been expertly engraved with the phrase "Called to Serve".

Be Still Bar Necklace

Sister Missionaries will love this Be Still Bar Necklace! The front engraving is included in the price. An extra back engraving can be added for another $6.99.

LDS Mission Stacking Ring Set

Simple and dainty, our personalized LDS Mission Stacking Ring Set comes with three personalized rings in the colors of your choice. Feature your missionary's name, their mission, and their favorite scripture or saying. Each ring is made of stainless steel and is approximately 2 mm wide. Our customers love gifting this mission ring set for newly called missionaries or as a keepsake for returned missionaries.

Custom LDS Mission Ring

Commemorate the best two years or 18 months of your life with these brand new LDS mission rings. Available only at LDSBookstore.com, our exclusive designs are expertly engraved and specific to your mission Each ring features the name of your mission, the flag of the country or outline of the state where you served, and your dates of service. Get yours today!

Sister Missionary Signet Ring

Honor and remember missionary service with our classic sister missionary signet ring. Available in rose gold and silver finishes, this ring is expertly engraved with your mission info. This includes the name of the mission you served in, the dates you served, and the country outline.

Personalized Mission Charm Necklace

A beautiful keepsake for sister missionaries or missionary moms, our Mission Charm Necklace is highly personalized. A large circle pendant features the outline of the state or country. A smaller circle pendant has the name of the mission while the vertical bar pendant has your missionary's name.

Plan of Salvation Teaching Kit

For years, Latter-day Saint missionaries have created small symbols with paper and tape to help teach the Plan of Salvation. Upgrade to our exclusive Plan of Salvation Teaching Kit. Made of wood and expertly engraved, this kit is durable, fun, and easy to use.

Devin Justesen is a graduate of Brigham Young University, where he studied English and Business Management. He is a writer, photographer, movie-fanatic, and a lover of street-tacos. He served his mission in Tokyo, Japan.