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

“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 aContinue reading ““Come What May and Love It””

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 meContinue reading “One Constant is Change”

A Letter from the Mission President

This is an excerpt of a letter we received from Ben’s Mission President: Dear Brother & Sister Gilbert, Your son has arrived safely in the mission and has received his first assignment. We are so pleased to have him in the Ghana Kumasi Mission and we appreciate your efforts in preparing him for this mission. HisContinue reading “A Letter from the Mission President”