10 Surprise Missionary Homecoming Videos to Reduce You to Tears

10 Surprise Missionary Homecoming Videos to Reduce You to Tears

You’ve seen the missionaries who shocked their families with surprise mission calls. Now see these 10 special surprises missionary homecomings.


Elder Petersen came home earlier than his mom had expected to surprise her for her birthday.



Her twin sons were out serving at the same time…but their release dates weren’t the same. But what happens when two show up at the airport?


This mom definitely knows her daughter isn’t in Japan on the live-stream video.


This missionary mom was sad her son’s release date was after Christmas. Then a very skinny Santa showed up on her door.


After two years in Tonga, Jake wanted to surprise his girlfriend Jenna when he came home.


It’s a good thing the family left the door open…


When this family needs a photo taken on Temple Square, the volunteer photographer looks a bit familiar.


In a different twist, this sweet senior sister missionary can’t stop hugging her daughter, who surprises her on her mission.


One brother is serving a mission in Brazil while the other serves his country as a Marine. While the missionary was heading home, the Marine found him at the airport.


Not only were her grandparents there as a surprise, but this sister missionary also got a powerful performance, a special Haka about the Book of Mormon written by her uncle.


Do you have a great surprise missionary homecoming story or video? Share it with us in the comments below. 


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About Aleah Ingram

Aleah Ingram
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a social media manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and is addicted to organic milk, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.
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