Tag Archives: Elder Lares

A visit from President Bautista

So President Bautista and his wife Sister Bautista worked with us on Monday to see how the work is going, to see how we are as missionaries, and to see and get to know our investigators. It was a lot … Continue reading

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How am I doing?

How am I doing? Well I’m good! Lets see…. I have made lots of good friends here… we have a decent list of investigators (25 actually) we have 3 baptismal dates, one for this Saturday… I am learning a lot … Continue reading

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Easter in Guatemala

So this is Semana Santa (Or Holy Week) here in Momostenango. It is world famous. Lots of tourists came this week to check it out. They carry these giant statues, or images every night in honor of Christ… I am … Continue reading

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Rock of Ages

So I totally finished the Book of Mormon, and it was before Conference… so I am a champ! I don’t know if the Book of Mormon challenge was a world wide thing, but it was something that President Monson challenged … Continue reading

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A quick note

Hey man… everyone is peering at my computer screen, so they are wanting me to go… plus we have an appointment in about an hour so I better get going… so quickly!! Wow! Everyone [Kathryn and Ethan] is going! At … Continue reading

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Panning for gold

Daaa!!! What a week! So Changes are this week. I got called to train… again… except we will be in a trio…. again. I will still have my current companion, Elder Lares…. again, but will also have another child! I … Continue reading

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Riscos

So here in Momostenango, it is famous for something called ”Riscos” or cliffs. They look a little something like Badlands National Park. We were contacting in an little area outside of the limits of central park, and found these, and … Continue reading

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Water and dust

Hey! I love my new area. I have already put a good impression on the people. We walk down the street and people always say ”E-SNOW!!”  the people here are lovely… and I eat good food, and am loving my … Continue reading

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Wonderful people. Wonderful culture.

I am in the city! It is an area called Patzite, but parts of it are in villages that only speak Quiche. I have started to learn it. It is tough! But it is absolutely beautiful! We have a great … Continue reading

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