The Legend of the Magical Apartment Complex Part 2

Dear Friends and Fam, The Magic Apartment Complex has continued to yield tracting success. We started teaching the R___ family, a mom and dad from the Dominican Republic with 17 and 5 year-old sons. They are the first intact family that I've had the chance to teach (excepting part member families.) Sister R___ (we are … Continue reading The Legend of the Magical Apartment Complex Part 2

I’ve Waited Nearly a Year for This

August 21, 2017 This week, we decided to follow the advice of one of the members of our bishopric, Brother Smith, and leave the city of Torrington for a while. At ~35k people, Torrington is by far the most populous town in the Goshen Ward's boundaries. Most of the investigators that have been taught by … Continue reading I’ve Waited Nearly a Year for This

Who We Are, and Who We May Become

July 31, 2017 Mom Note: ┬áThis is a talk that Elder Shull gave in Sacrament Meeting in Goshen... We tend to describe ourselves by talking about things that we do. We tell others about the towns where we grew up, the schools we attended, the careers that we pursue, and the hobbies we enjoy. While … Continue reading Who We Are, and Who We May Become

No Man Can Despise My Youth Any Longer

July 10, 2017 This week was my birthday, and no man can "despise my youth" any longer, since I will never again be a teenager. The apostle Paul would be proud. We celebrated by working as usual, then having my favorite dinner (creamy chicken enchiladas, a Utah Mormon classic) with the Brother and Sister Elliott, … Continue reading No Man Can Despise My Youth Any Longer