Fear, Faith, and the Refugee Crisis

April 10, 2017 Hey all, This week was mostly a week of me having a cold.  I've been awfully congested.  Boston tends to be a worldwide hub of sickness, considering how many international students and businessmen visit.  I've been sick more frequently during my mission than I have for probably the 5 years before.  I'll … Continue reading Fear, Faith, and the Refugee Crisis

It Had to Happen in Cambridge

April 3, 2017 I have noticed something very interesting as I have observed the progress of my long-term investigators: when people keep commitments and stay close to the church, it doesn't matter how long they investigate.  Because they have built a solid foundation, they have the tools to become lastingly converted *before* their baptism, which … Continue reading It Had to Happen in Cambridge

the Doctrine of Christ: The only true doctrine of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost

March 20, 2017 Hi all, Transfers are swiftly approach. We get transfer texts this Friday. I anticipate that Elder Belen will be transferred, but would only be slightly surprised if we spend one more transfer together. We work well together, particularly because we balance each other out. Alone, neither of us could successfully work in … Continue reading the Doctrine of Christ: The only true doctrine of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost

A Snowy Week and Time for Deep Pondering

February 13, 2017 Hey all, Most of my stories this week have to do with snow! We have received far too much snow. We were "red dotted" twice, meaning the weather was deemed too severe for us to be out proselyting. I guess that's what happens when you ask your stake president to send you … Continue reading A Snowy Week and Time for Deep Pondering