“Elder Russell M. Nelson encouraged missionaries to open their mouths and eyes and fortify their minds during a Christmas Day devotional at the Missionary Training Center in Provo, Utah.
Thousands of missionaries received instruction from Elder Nelson of the Quorum of the Twelve, and his wife, Wendy.
Particularly, Elder Nelson encouraged the missionaries to “open your eyes and fortify your minds against rumors.” One popular rumor in circulation is in regard to missionaries who are called to one area and transferred to open the work in another formerly closed area, such as China.
“Such rumors are absolutely false. . .”