January 7, 2015

Russia St. Petersburg Mission

Free resources about the Russia St. Petersburg Mission:

*Other Mission Pages: Russia LDS Missions.

St. Petersburg Mission Address

Here’s a recent address for the St. Petersburg Mission. We try to keep this information up to date, but it’s a good idea to check the address with several sources, including your mission packet or the mission office.

Russia St. Petersburg Mission
Pr Malookhtinsky 16/1
POM 11-H, 12-H
195112 St. Petersburg, Russia

Phone Number: 7-812-331-3502
Mission President: President Larry G. Childs

Russia St. Petersburg Mission Map

Here’s a link to the mission map for the St. Petersburg Mission (LDS). To access the official, up-to-date LDS.org map for the Saint Petersburg Mission:

  1. Log into your LDS account here.
  2. Click here.

Videos with St. Petersburg RMs

Here are in-depth YouTube video interviews with returned missionaries from the St. Petersburg Mission.  We interview hundreds of returned missionaries each year, so check back regularly to see new RM interviews.

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LDS-Friendly Videos about Russia

Here are LDS-friendly educational videos about Russia. We scoured YouTube to find the best quality videos about Russia, that are free from inappropriate music, immodesty and profanity.

weather  places  history  food  nature  language  LDS Church  People and culture  nature  traditions

St. Petersburg Missionary Blogs

Here’s a list of LDS missionary blogs for the St. Petersburg Mission. This list includes the missionary’s name, URL and when their blog was updated.

*Send your missionary a gift (mission-specific shirts, ties, Christmas stockings/ornaments, pillowcases, etc.)

Elder Christopher Belnap thebesttwoyearsinstpetersburg.blogspot.com 2017
Elder Tanner McElhaney mymission.com/eldertannermcelhaney 2016
Elder Collin Hawkins drewandcollin.blogspot.com 2016
Elder & Sister Carter bkrussiamission.blogspot.com 2015
Sister Sara Davis sistersaradavis.blogspot.com 2015
Elder Preston Shaw elderprestonshaw.blogspot.com 2015
Mission Alumni mission.net/russia/saint-petersburg 2013
Sister Jessica DeMann missionsite.net/sisterjessicademann 2013
Sister Rebekah Schaff adventuresfromrussia.wordpress.com 2013
Elder Chandler Fausett missionsite.net/elderchandlerfausett 2013
Elder Blake Larsen elderblakelarsen.blogspot.com 2012
President & Sister Clark russiastpetersburgmission.blogspot.com 2011
Elder & Sister Luna thelunamission.blogspot.com 2011

Russia St. Petersburg Mission Groups

Here are St. Petersburg Mission Groups- for LDS missionary moms, returned missionaries, mission presidents and other alumni of the St. Petersburg Mission.

  1. Russia St. Petersburg Mission Facebook Group (195 members)
  2. President Rogers St. Petersburg Mission 1993-96 Group (103 members)
  3. Moms (Rostov, Moscow , St. Petersburg, Samara) Group (81 members)
  4. St. Petersburg Mission Moms and Friends (LDS) Group (4 members)

Russia St. Petersburg Mission T-Shirts

Here are T-shirts for the Russia St. Petersburg Mission!

Shirt designs include St. Petersburg Mission logo/emblem shirts and Called to Serve shirts. The shirts make great gifts for pre-missionaries, returned missionaries and missionaries currently serving. LDS Mission shirts come in all sizes: Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large, up to 4XL.  The mission designs are printed on white shirts and are shipped to you.

*Simply click on a shirt design to view the details and submit an order. The designs on mission t-shirts may also be printed on other LDS mission gifts, including: St. Petersburg missionary aprons, Christmas stockings, ties, pillow cases, teddy bears and Christmas ornaments.

*Click here to browse St. Petersburg Mission gifts

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St. Petersburg Mission Presidents

Here’s a list of current and past Mission Presidents of the St. Petersburg Mission.

  1. 2017-2020, Kirill Pokhil’ko
  2. 2014-2017, Larry G. Childs
  3. 2011-2014, N. Warren Clark
  4. 2008-2011, Геннадий Николаевич Подводов
  5. 2005-2008, David Karl Sandberg
  6. 2004-2005, Paul B. Pieper
  7. 2001-2004, John Paul Kennedy
  8. 1998-2001, Roland Datwyler
  9. 1996-1998, Gary N. Anderson
  10. 1993-1996, Thomas Rogers
  11. 1992-1993, Charles Creel
  12. 1990-1992, Gary Browning

Russia LDS Statistics (2015)

  • Church Membership: 22,472
  • Missions: 7
  • Temples: 0
  • Congregations: 95
  • Family History Centers: 56

Helpful Articles about Russia

St. Petersburg Missionary Survey

Here are survey responses from St. Petersburg RMs, to give you a snapshot into what it’s like to live in the mission.

*Click here to take a survey to help pre-missionaries going to your mission.

When did you serve?

What were some favorite foods?

What was a funny experience?

What was a crazy experience?

What was a spiritual experience?

What are some interesting facts about the St. Petersburg Mission?

What was the weather like?

Any things you really like about the area/people?

Any packing/clothing advice?

What blessings did you receive from serving a mission?

What are some skills you gained?

What do you wish you knew/did at the beginning of your mission?

Any advice/testimony for pre-missionaries going to St. Petersburg?

What was a funny language mistake?