May 7, 2018 Blood Drive Shenanigans -Most of the time, we aren’t able to give blood as missionaries, and that was what crossed our mind at the blood drive. Elder Benson really wanted to give blood, so we tried contacting everyone who could give us information whether we could or couldn’t, and no one answered. … More Blood Drive Miracles, A Ponderite, Dinner with the Dream Team and Standing in Jeopardy
April 30, 2018 Hey Everyone! This week is two weeks to Mother’s Day and a couple more until I go home. It is a wierd feeling. I never thought it would come to a close, but it is definitely close! This week was filled with some special experiences: Edwin – Edwin was taught by Elders … More It is truly the small and simple things….
April 23, 2018 Hey Everyone! This week has been awesome! We have really been able to see the Lord’s hand in our work! Recent Converts – This was a big week for our recent converts. One received their temple recommend and will be preparing to go to the temple soon to bring family names and … More Recent Convert Progress, Prepared Investigators, Spiritual Gifts and Technology Blessings
April 16, 2018 Hello everyone!!! Well, weirdly enough, I have about 9 1/2 weeks left on my mission, so this will be my 10th to last letter. I know! I never thought it would come to this…time keeps moving…The most recent news is obvious by the title: I have finally landed in the land of….Southington. … More Finally in Southington
April 9, 2018 Hey Everyone! Well, I guess to break the news, I’m getting transferred to……. Southington! Which is literally the next town over, so it isn’t that bad. I’ll be in a different district, but I’ll be right in the middle of 3 of my last areas: New Haven, Waterbury, and Hartford. I’m really … More Transfers (Waterbury to Southington), Fasting and Nate’s Baptism
April 2, 2018 Hey Everyone! Nothing too particularly exciting happened this week, except for General Conference of course! General Conference was amazing! I am so grateful for a living Prophet on the earth! I know that President Nelson is God’s Prophet called for us. As we follow his words and counsel to us, I know … More Small Things
March 26, 2018 Hey Everyone, there were a lot of great things that happened this week and I’m excited to share them with you! So, I hit my 3 months until I go home mark this week on the 22nd… That is kind of weird… Don’t get old… Well, on Monday and later in … More Zone Conference and D&C 82:10
March 19, 2018 Hey everyone! This week has brought some exciting new things and I’m excited to share them with you! On Tuesday, we had dinner with the Longos and had both sets of missionaries, plus a coordination about the ward, and the man doing the coordination was also the home teacher! It was a … More Technology? Missionaries?
March 12, 2018 This week has been very interesting. The first half of the week was really slow. Not many things were going on and it looked like that was going to be the pattern of the week. On Thursday, we weekly planned and it went a little longer, but every person that we are … More Pelletiers
March 5, 2018 Hey everyone! This week was momentous for a few reasons. Tune in for more! Monday Some things ran late on Monday, and we had scheduled to stop by some potentials that Elder Bushman and I had found a week earlier, but it didn’t seem like we had a lot of time. … More Sergio, Stake Conference and Super Cool People!