Elizabeth Smart went to Paris on her Mormon mission.
Shawn Bradley, then a budding NBA prospect, went to Australia.
But Steve Young was a "better ambassador" for the LDS Church, so the thinking goes, as a pro quarterback and future Hall-of-Famer than as a full-time missionary for his faith.
Ditto for pop icon Donny Osmond, who was seen as able to do more to spread the word by belting out songs than by knocking on doors.
So where in the world do you think singing sensation David Archuleta should be called to best use his talents and showcase his faith?
Peggy Fletcher Stack
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|2.||BYUtv meets TV critics, and gay question arises|
|3.||Utah officer who shot Dillon Taylor was wearing a body camera|
|4.||Utah woman sentenced to prison in death of baby sitter|
|5.||NFL: Johnny Manziel and Browns both agree he’s not ready to start|
|6.||Lucky magazine’s fall fashion tips: Santa Fe look, hiking boots|
|7.||Mormons turn to Internet to preach, but sometimes it turns on them|
|8.||Mormon church used to make it easy to follow its money|
|9.||Utah state Sen. Jim Dabakis gleefully takes on ‘Rocky Horror’|
|10.||BYU RB Jamaal Williams suffers "mild, not serious" knee sprain|