Week #70 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

Well this week was the usual routine.  Nothing extremely abnormal happened other than some splits that we did with the zone leaders.  I went over to the area of the other Elders, so it was a little less stressful for me that day.  We had a good time and I learned a lot from my…

Week #68 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

The Jesus statue is called “El Cristo de las Noas” and it might be only 22 meters tall to the 38 meters of the Jesus in Brazil, but it was still really cool to go and take some pics.  It´s one of the only notable tourist locations in Torreon, but it´s something that gives some…

Week #67 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

Hey guys!  This week has been full of learning experiences for me with my new companion.  He just barely got to the field and I am going to be training him for the next 6-12 weeks!  I am really excited!  He is super different from my last companion, but I love him the same!  His…

Week #66 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

Sorry, no letters or pictures this week:(    Elder Jolley is super busy with the work and training again.    Hopefully we will get some pictures this week.  

Week #65 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

  This week went very well for us.  We were able to see many miracles in our area and we had five investigators in the church on Sunday.  My companion was very excited because it is the most that we´ve had in our time here.  We also saw an amazing change in an investigator, Luis,…

Week #64 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

Alright well this week went well because we managed to work out the baptism of my investigator Oscar!  It was the first baptism of my trainee and he really enjoyed it,  Oscar was very happy and all of his family came to support him.  We have been reactivating his grandma and brothers and they are…

Week #62 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

Alright well this week went well.  It was mostly normal.  There is a latin american holiday here that is celebrated on the 6th of January called Los Reyes Magos, which means The Wise Men.  Essencially, if santa doesnt bring any presents, the wise men (Yes the same wise men who visited Jesus) will bring you…

Week #61 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

It has been pretty crazy these last few weeks because of all the festivities and such. Honestly its going to be impossible to remember everything that happened, so I am just gonna give the highlights. Right now I am teaching a few different investigators.  Their names are: Oscar, Jesica, Nayeli, Fatima, Fryda, and Mariana.  They…

Week #59 in Colonia Dalias Torreon Jardin

This week has been exciting with stake christmas programs and ice skating and other christmas related activites.  It was still pretty cold this week and it rained for 30 straight hours, so the streets flooded, but that did not stop us from getting out there and preaching.  We actually found quite a few new people…