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 AndersonContinue reading “New Companion and Renewed Energy”

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 toContinue reading “Cost of Living and Money in Ghana”

Working Hard Makes Life More Enjoyable

Life is going by quicker and quicker. I can’t believe I’ve already been here for nearly 3 months, but still every day I realize¬†that¬†my time here is short. I want to keep up the days that I work hard and work even harder on the days that I fall short. I have a goal¬†to beContinue reading “Working Hard Makes Life More Enjoyable”