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What are some ways to connect with the LDS church?

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People can connect with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints by attending a worship service, meeting with missionaries or visiting Temple Square in Salt Lake City. The church's website has a meetinghouse locator and location information for church-owned attractions.

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What are some ways to connect with the LDS church?
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People can find more information about worship services at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on the church's website, including what to wear, the length of the worship service and what happens in sacrament meeting. The church suggests that visitors wear comfortable modest clothing to worship services. Men typically wear suits, while women wear dresses or skirts. Sacrament meeting is the family worship service and lasts approximately one hour. Sacrament meeting includes prayers, taking communion and listening to speakers.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has 84,000 missionaries as of September 2015. Most are around 20 years old and voluntarily serve for two years.

People can fill out the form on the church's website to request a meeting with missionaries. Missionaries can meet people in their homes or in a public place. Most visits last around 45 minutes, and the missionaries discuss the church's beliefs. The missionaries can also provide people with a Book of Mormon or accompany them to a worship service.

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