I’ve officially had 4 companions this transfer. Yeah big record huh? As I wrote before I had Elder Taimani as a companion for the first 4 weeks of this transfer. However, he was on his “last legs” as a missionary. I say that because he was about to “die”, as in go home. A mission … More Transfer after Transfer after Transfer!
Yeah, this week has been really rough and with Elder Taimani going home it was pretty weird too. =) Elder Taimani left this last Friday and because of that I went to Mangino and worked there for a day with the zone leaders. It was a good experience, and I learned a lot from them. So … More Hope you guys are doing alright. =)
This week was special just because we had Zone conference; there I got to see some of my good friends from Guimba. (Guimba zone wasn’t there, but a lot of Guimba zone got transferred last transfer) That was fun. =) Then Elder Taimani had an interview with President Clark, the one interview he’s been waiting … More Love your neighbor. (Week 4 in San Leo.)
So last week I was trying to write everyone who had sent me an email, but I ran out of time to email you guys and when I was finished with my “group email” from last week I decided to wait for another time to send it. It was almost all a spiritual thought and … More Week 3 in San Leonardo!
I am officially an Elder in the Zone of Gapan, serving in the San Leonardo area. New Companion, Hardships and Trials! Last Wednesday was transfer announcements, and that morning (seems like a month ago =) Elder Grado received a call, and President Clark said he would be training again in Guimba Three. Unfortunately, that means … More Transfers! And New Beginnings!
This week has been a week of New experiences, Ranging from being senior missionary (in spirit), to seeing a dead body for the first time. It’s really (talaga) interesting. (Yes, I do see how it’s ironic that this is an Interesting week, and last week was just “The Usual”) But all irony aside, it really … More
So…Christmas first then. I wished so bad that we had “kabahay” (another companionship in our house) because Christmas feels the same as any other day without anyone else to spend it with. I opened my family’s letters to me and they made me cry …a lot. I received a bunch of Christmas packages thanks to … More Christmas, New Years, (And the almost perfect p-day).
I don’t know how many of you received my first email with this title, but if you didn’t here’s the reason. (For those who get the reference you can skip this next part) ” Today after doing initiatory at the temple, as we’re walking home, this aged man comes up to us and is like, “Where … More Standin’ up and Lookin’ Good (2)
So you know how I got four packages last week? And how Elder Rodgers got a “package”? So this week we finally found a house that the owner is willing to renovate so that it is appropriate for missionaries and we are scheduled to move in…January. I will have one week in our house … More First Transfer day! Still in Guimba 3rd 🙂
I’m gonna start with Monday last week where we had FHE with the Caincultan (Kai-an-Kee-Tan) Pamilya (family) which was awesome and super funny. We played a game where you count to However many people you have playing minus one. Then you try to say the next number in order without saying it at the same … More Third Baptism…And I Got A Package!!!