Mission Daze: The MTC drop-off By Arie Van De Graaff For the Deseret News Published: July 2, 2012 5:00 am + Leave a comment Arie Van De Graaff The Van Dyke family drops off Alex at the MTC. In the Mission Daze comic series, the Van Dyke family drops off Alex — Elder Van Dyke — at the Missionary Training Center. Arie Van De Graaff has been drawing cartoons since his mom first placed a crayon in his grubby, little hand. His work is online at mormoncartoonist.com. Email: [email protected] Add a comment Like that? Read this. Faith Dec. 8, 2018 From Nativity to Hanukkah, 9 picture books to help celebrate the season Faith 23 hours ago 'Christmas I Remember Best': 'You can pass it along' Faith Dec. 13, 2018 Daniel Peterson: Exploring how 'Faith is Not Blind' Faith Dec. 12, 2018 Picturing history: Scotts Bluff, Nebraska Faith Dec. 13, 2018 Why doesn't religion rank higher among sources of meaning? 23 hours ago How much do you know about Christmas symbols?