Still Working Hard

Oct 23, 2017 More Baptisms To Come We're planning on having about five more baptisms before I leave, but we'll see if any unplanned back-slidings happen. Three of the five baptisms are actually from one family. They're called the Dubik family. They come from the northern region from a town called Bunkpurugu. Missionaries have been... Continue Reading →


“A Whole Lot of Shakin’ Going On” in Obuasi

I Have Been Assigned a Different Area So, I have had a shake up! I have been transferred to a city in the southern zone of the mission, called Obuasi (oh-BWAH-see). It is mountainous and there are many gold mines here (I've even heard that gold is much cheaper in Obuasi than anywhere else in Ghana... Continue Reading →

“Come What May and Love It”

So this week things happened. After Prayer and Fasting, everything seems to be improving from the inside out. Training is Going Better  Things with my companion are going well. I think he's trying a lot more to adjust to me, and I'm trying to adjust to him. Sometimes when you treat a cat like a... Continue Reading →

Six Months

I can't believe I have been out for six months already... The time here is going by so quickly; life as a missionary is good. And strangely enough, Africa is beginning to seem rather normal to me, the people, the food, and the weather. And some more good news....the cockroaches should be exterminated this week.... Continue Reading →

The Real Elder Gbettie

Sorry, Wrong Photo Sorry mom, I sent you the wrong photo last week. That was actually Elder Precious who is one of the other Elders in my apartment, but not my companion. Another Week So this week went by fast, but it was good. Training is going, and going. I think the hardest part is... Continue Reading →

Transfers This Week

New Companion As for this week, of course we had transfers and I'm staying in the same area. I'll probably be in this area for this transfer and the next, because I am training a brand new Elder. My companion's name is Elder Gbettie. He's from Ghana, so I'm seriously hoping to learn more Twi... Continue Reading →

One Constant is Change

A Baptism We had a baptism this week! His name is Solomon. Things are going super well here. In fact, President Cosgrave has called me to train a new missionary coming in this transfer. It's going to be a new experience trying to build up his knowledge, teaching, and finding skills, but The Lord has called me... Continue Reading →

Being Where the Lord Needs Us

You Never Know Who You Will Touch This week something really cool happened! We met a man who was flat out drunk and he was disturbing us in a lesson with his uncle. He just walked up to us and started asking us weird questions that he could hardly say, let alone understand when we... Continue Reading →

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