Miracle Hour

  We were able to go to a regular church this week! It was great, and slowly but surely we have been watching conference as well! I am so excited about the way the mission is moving right now. I feel like we will have more spirituality in the mission, with less of a worry […]

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Batem

For those wondering what Batem means, that’s Haitian Creole for Baptism. Inocente got baptized! He’s awesome! He’s the husband of our other recent convert, Ana, and now his daughter is interested in taking the lessons as well. We’ll just have them repent on their own time and be baptized one-by-one if that’s how it needs […]

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Weekend Warriors

No, we didn’t get to watch conference. We were asked by our area 70 to forego conference this weekend to serve the community. No worries though, we got to watch Priesthood session, and have time this week to catch up on what we missed.   We had a fun experience this week doing service. We […]

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Hurricane Irma

Well that was fun, but now it’s time to get back to work. There’s a whole lot of people that need service, and a whole lot more humble hearts. I am very glad to have lived with these missionaries for a week now. All of us are just itching to go back out and do […]

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Ana

Elder Hafen and I got a crawdad to proselyte for us   This week we focused on September 23, which is the Naples Nike Zone Temple Day. To do so, we needed to have investigators come to church, which would require member help. So, we set a goal to have 23 MPLs by Sunday Night, and we HIT […]

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Long Gone

Dear everyone,   Sadly, Elder Long will be tranferred, to the area of Cheyenne Wyoming. This son of a gun has served faithfully for 2 years, and it was a blessing to serve with him!! My new companion will be Elde rHafen, which, if any of you remember the Allapattah days, he was my District […]

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The Spirit

The Spirit is the greatest. The opportunity to always have it, and the blessing of always having it with us is something oft overlooked as one of the most important blessing we can receive.   We had MLC this week, and it was awesome! We talked a lot about goals, and how we as a […]

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Peace, Be Still

Elder Long and I have been pondering and praying and counciling on how we can help our zone better be more self-motivated, and more self-accountable. We feel we need to redo our accounting plan. We have a lot on there, so we are going to change it, take a lot off, and really try to […]

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Naples

  This week was super great! The Silva family got baptized, confirmed, Carlos got the priesthood and they already have their temple recommend interview set up so they can go to the temple this weekend!!! We are so excited for their family, Carlos even wore a tie to church!! We also had interviews this week […]

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