Sister Swensen and I are very happy to let you know that your missionary has arrived safely at the Brazil Missionary Training Center. What a great joy and privilege it is to greet each missionary as they begin their missionary experiences with us. We will surely take good care of your missionary."
The letter, mercifully for the mommas, included many reassurances that our missionaries would be just fine. This was my favorite part of the email:
Isn't that fantastic! Look, he has a name tag now. Seems more official.
Love my missionary.