It's been another good week! Elder Bryan is a good kid and it's been fun working with and teaching him. We were cooking one day and Elder Christiansen lit four fires while cooking. That was pretty interesting hahaha. All of the smoke alarms in our apartment were going off forever, that was a struggle. Also this … Continue reading SJ Week 7 – Cooking Chaos
It's been an awesome week here! Lots has happened!On P-Day we went on a hike up this little canyon in our area. It was fun to be with other missionaries after a while of not having that kinda experience. We had an awesome (in-person) lesson with Jesús! He is AMAZING. He was referred by temple … Continue reading SJ Week 6 – Elder Bryan
It's been another great week of quarantine! We are still pretty cooped up here, but we are busy and helping lots of people! And we are happy! This week we were able to have district council in person! That was a first since about the first week of March in Argentina haha, so it brought … Continue reading SJ Week 5 – Teaching Jesus
Another good week of quarantine! We are slowly starting to see progress to be able to go outside. I personally don't think I'll ever knock a door again as a missionary, but we will see what happens. We should be able to start visiting members soon and having outdoor lessons, as well as outdoor district … Continue reading SJ Week 4 – Opening Up
Outside of our apartment, it's been a VERY eventful week here in San Jose. Inside of our apartment, things have been about the same as last week. I'm sure this is a national thing, but here in San Jose there's been some pretty crazy riots going on. We heard a little bit about why they're … Continue reading SJ Week 3 – Refuge in the storm
Hey guys! I hope you've all had a good week! I'm loving it here in San Jose! I love this place and I'm super grateful to be here. I thought it'd be really tough to love somewhere as a mission other than Argentina, but I love California more and more each day. I'll try and … Continue reading SJ Week 2 – Weekly Schedule
Hello from San Jose, California! I love it here! So, I haven't written a weekly email in a few weeks, so I'll talk a little bit about my time at home! It was a pretty crazy six weeks that I had there, but I'm super glad I was able to have that opportunity. Spending time … Continue reading SJ Week 1 – Do you know the way to San Jose?
This is gonna be a long one. As you know, these past weeks have been insane! I'm going to do my best to remember it all and try to keep this letter interesting. It's been several weeks since I've been able to send a letter, and as I'm writing this, I'm on my plane ride … Continue reading Adios Argentina!
As I'm sure it has been for all of you, this week has been CRAZY. First off, I'm so grateful for Elder Lampros. It's been so fun this first week together with him, and I'm super grateful that he is here helping organize everything and keep me from being stressed. I love that kid tons. … Continue reading Week 72 – COVID-19
For the first time in four transfers, my companion changed! Elder Marin goes home tomorrow, and coming here to be with me in Belgrano as AP is Elder Lampros! He goes home one transfer before I do, and is from Colorado! He's such a stud and so loving and funny. We are way excited for … Continue reading Week 71 – Farewell Elder Marin