This Week Went by Really Fast

Shoot! I forgot my camera cord today. ūüė¶ ¬† ¬†I will send more pictures next week. I promise. I also need to be taking more. I've been so focused on working hard that I forget to take out my camera. Can't Stop Sweating This week was really really fast. The more I lose myself in... Continue Reading →


New Companion and Renewed Energy

Everything is going great here in Ghana! Now that I'm out of training, I feel like I can seriously be self-reliant and work together with my companions as an equal partner when we share the Gospel. My new companion is Elder Ripplinger and he's American and awesome. ¬†I'm staying in Asuo Yeboah and Elder Anderson... Continue Reading →

Cost of Living and Money in Ghana

I am sad to tell you that Ben's Internet cafe was down last week, so there is no letter. In its place I am writing about Ghanaian money and their cost of living. Ghanaian Money: The word¬†cedi¬†is the¬†Fante¬†word for¬†cowry shell,¬†which were formerly used as currency in what is now Ghana. The porcelain-like shells came to... Continue Reading →

Three Months

Change is the Only Constant This week was pretty exciting because: Transfer news came. I'm getting a new companion, Elder Ripplinger. I'm out of training which means that I've officially been on mission for 3 months! This week was also weird because I was in a three-some companionship due to an emergency transfer that happened... Continue Reading →

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