Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission

Misión Guatemala Retalhuleu

Free resources about the Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission:

Aquí están algunos recursos gratuitos sobre la Misión Guatemala Retalhuleu:

*Other Mission Pages: Guatemala LDS Missions.

Retalhuleu Mission Address

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

Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission
Guatemala Retalhuleu
Iglesia Mormona, Boulevard Centenario
Salida a Coatepeque, Zona 2
Apartado Postal No. 26
Retalhuleu Retalhuleu

Phone Number: 502-7771-2325
Mission President: President Matthew M. Goodman

Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission Map

Here’s a link to the mission map for the Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission (LDS). To access the official, up-to-date map for the Retalhuleu Mission:

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

Videos with Retalhuleu RMs

Here are in-depth YouTube video interviews with returned missionaries from the Retalhuleu 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 Guatemala

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

LDS Church  places  history  food  Storms and Natural Disasters  language  Social Issues  time lapses  nature  Traditions  Cities  Spanish LDS Hymns

Retalhuleu Missionary Blogs

Here’s a list of LDS missionary blogs for the Retalhuleu 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 Chandler Serr 2018
Sister Jenny Pereira 2018
Elder Kevin Jones 2018
Elder Darling 2017
Sister Alexis Jessop 2016
Sister Sarah Gunderson 2016
Elder Evan Tagg 2016
Elder Dylan Thomas 2016
Elder Christopher Davis 2016
Elder Bryson Gallagher 2016
Sister Kelli Canty 2016
Elder Lee Woods 2016
Elder TD Wilcox 2016
Sister Stephanie Layton 2015
Elder Chandler Kahl 2015
Elder & Sister Wetzel 2015
Elder Bret Mecham 2015
Sister Andrea Page 2015
Elder Jensen 2015
Elder Jared Wilkinson 2015
Elder Joseph Potter 2015
Elder Charlie Meyer 2015
Elder Joseph Lovett 2014
Sister Mackenzie Bontempo 2014
Sister Whitney Minnick 2014
Sister Natalie Merrill 2014
Sister Victoria Ison 2014
Sister Jaclyn Terry 2014
Sister Kira Webster 2014
Sister Erica Moore 2014
Elder Collin Grant 2014
Elder Cory Henderson 2014
Elder Ty Russell 2014
Elder Daniel Keller 2014
Elder Patrick Hutchinson 2014
Elder Derek Holmstead 2014
Elder Thomas Fleming 2013
Elder Cameron Diebold 2013
Elder Tanner Skousen 2013
Sister Barbara Argueta 2013
Sister Rachel Beckstrand 2013
Elder Andrew Smith 2013
Elder Chase Jensen 2013
Elder Robert Daniels 2013
Sister Shelby Willie 2012
Sister Kami Alston 2012
Sister Kylie Gilland 2012
Elder Chad McKay 2012
Elder Justin Jacobson 2012
Elder Brandon Marquis 2012
Sister Osiris Elvir 2011
Elder Jared Lancaster 2011

Retalhuleu Mission Groups

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

  1. Mision Guatemala Retalhuleu Facebook Group (268 members)
  2. Los Valientes de Mision Retalhuleu Group (258 members)
  3. Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission Moms (LDS) Group (13 members)

Retalhuleu Mission T-Shirts

Here are T-shirts for the Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission!

Shirt designs include Guatemala Retalhuleu 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: Guatemala Retalhuleu missionary aprons, Christmas stockings, ties, pillow cases, teddy bears and Christmas ornaments.

*Click here to browse Retalhuleu Mission gifts

Retalhuleu Mission Presidents

Here’s a list of current and past Mission Presidents of the Retalhuleu LDS Mission.

  1. 2016-2019, Matthew M. Goodman
  2. 2013-2016, Johnny F. Ruiz
  3. 2010-2013, José E. Maravilla

Guatemala LDS Statistics (2015)

  • Church Membership: 255,505
  • Missions: 6
  • Temples: 2
  • Congregations: 421
  • Family History Centers: 0

Helpful Articles about Guatemala

Retalhuleu Missionary Survey

Here are survey responses from Guatemala Retalhuleu 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?

  • 2010-2012 (Chelsea)

What areas did you serve in?

  • Retalhuleu, Mazetenango. (Chelsea)

What were some favorite foods?

  • Casamiento (eggs, beans, plantains, cream) Sopes. Pupusas. (Chelsea)

What was a funny experience?

  • Making pizzas with the Young Men and Young Women. (Chelsea)

What was a crazy experience?

  • Getting stalked and flashed by a taxi driver multiple times.  (Chelsea)

What was a spiritual experience?

  • Praying with a young woman who was very conflicted and confused and watching her find peace. (Chelsea)

What are some interesting facts about the Retalhuleu Mission?

What was the weather like?

  • Hot hot hot! I’ve never sweat so much in my life. (Chelsea)

Any things you really like about the area/people?

  • Guatemalans are the kindest, funniest people on the planet. They love to laugh and eat and dance. They are incredible. (Chelsea)

Any packing/clothing advice?

  • Light fabrics, durable shoes. (Chelsea)

What blessings did you receive from serving a mission?

  • Learning patience, learning Spanish, gaining more confidence in myself, lifelong friendships, growth in testimony and knowledge of the Gospel. (Chelsea)

What are some skills you gained?

  • Spanish, organization, interpersonal communication. (Chelsea)

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

  • That a mission is incredibly hard, and I wish I had been more patient with myself. (Chelsea)

Any advice/testimony for pre-missionaries going to Retalhuleu?

  • Be kind to yourself, be patient with yourself and others, never quantify people – people are more important than numbers. (Chelsea)

What was a funny language mistake?

  • A companion thinking “peligroso” meant “gross” rather than “dangerous,” so food she didn’t like was “peligroso.” (Chelsea)