February 12, 2018 1:08 pm Happy Valentine’s Day! (the one saint that people don’t talk about here) Happy day! That’s how people greet each other when it’s a holiday here in Lima. So, I guess, every day’s a holiday if you make it a happy one! Sorry that I’m just barely sending all of the … More Semana 56
February 5, 2018 12:45 pm Thank you for your prayers!!!!!! Please keep it up. My companion is improving slowly but surely and I am learning with her. Nos quedamos la dos! (We have remained as a companionship!) Hermana Breppe and I stayed here in Las Violetas, Independencia. Mom, I’m getting SUPER good at cleaning. My … More Semana 55
January 29, 2018 12:48 pm Les amooooooo! Dear Family, thank you so much for your support, comfort, counsel, and many, many prayers. I feel that the Lord has been guiding me very closely through the unknown. My companion is improving slowly and I’m learning to serve more, understand more, and humble myself more. Transfers are tomorrow, … More Semana 54
January 22, 2018 12:45 pm Un Año!! Woot woot! My big family, I’m so grateful for my mission. When your companion almost goes home, you learn to value this time and your health, and your worthiness to be here. I want to bless the lives of many more people in Peru. It feels like I … More Semana 53 Un Año!!
January 15, 2018 1:58 p.m. Beloved Family, I am still praying about how to help my companion. Whenever I have a trial that doesn’t go away quickly, I think of my parents and my Savior and their quality of (longanimidad) longsuffering. It makes me continue forward with gratitude. I am listening to Canal Mormon (Mormon … More Semana 52
January 8, 2018 11:43 a.m. Dear Family, God answers prayers. Last week, I prayed for a trial. This week, almost all of our appointments have fallen through. My companion is repenting for something that happened last transfer and the effects of her sin led her into a depression, and she didn’t want to work. She … More Semana 51
January 1, 2018 New Year’s Day 12:17 pm Feliz Ano! Family! I feel like I have not been sharing enough of the wonderful experiences that is the mission. This week we met Eduardo. He is 25 years old. He is a member’s friend from grade school and has a very interesting story. He smoked a … More Semana 50 Feliz Ano!