Week #50 Gomez Palacio

So this week started out a little rough because we got thrown for a loop when our leaders decided to do a blitz on an area with sister missionaries to help them find some investigators.  We ended up going to a ranch and being there or a lot longer than planned, and losing some appointments,…

Week #49 Gomez Palacio

Ok, well super fast highlights of the week.  We had a crazy amount of lessons with all of our investigators and we saw some really good progress.  The problem is that a lot of our investigators had something come up and couldnt go to church, but we had one of investigators, Emelin, in church for…

Week #48 Gomez Palacio

This week was my last week with Elder Christensen before he took off to another part of the mission.  It was a little bit sad, but the mission is all about change!  I am with my new comp, Elder Montesino from Honduras, and we are gonna tear it up here for the next few weeks. …

Week #47 Gomez Palacio

Im alive and kickin!  I had the chance to burn a shirt in celebration of my 1 year mark in the mission.  I also did some splits with a latin elder named Elder Arellano which were really fun.  We ate some monster burgers and went ham preaching the gospel.  We have some awesome investigators that…

Week #46 Gomez Palacio

Alright well this week was awesome!  The whole week was spent making sure 4 of our investigators were prepared to be baptized and answering questions and doubts.  Everything went super well and on saturday, we were able to baptize all four of our investigators!  It was actually a really awesome night because there are 4…

Week #45 Gomez Palacio

Ok, dont have a lot of time today, but Im just gonna put the highlights on here real fast.  This week I did splits three days with two different elders and while it was fun, I was pretty much wiped out.  I spent 3 days sleeping in a bed that wasnt mine and working with…

Week #44 Gomez Palacio

Another week, and more work in the labor of the lord!  This week we saw some miracles with investigators that up until haven´t been able to come to church. We were able to see these miracles on account of an amazing fellowship that we found for these investigators. We are very excited to keep working…

Week #43 Gomez Palacio

No Email this week.   Elder Jolley had very little time to communicate this week.   Here are a few pictures though   Pictures: Cat in a hat Street Pancakes Meat and potatoes, yum!!!    

Week #42 Gomez Palacio

Lots of stuff happened this week and we found some awesome new investigators.  Today there were transfers, but I didn’t get moved, so I am going to stay in my area for another 6 weeks.  I am super excited to stay because there is lots of work here and I love my comp a ton! …

Week #41 Gomez Palacio

It was another tough week and we feel like we are facing a lot of opposition here in our area.  We having working hard to assess the struggles of our investigators and it feels like even as we are pulling them closer to God, Satan is pulling them closer to their vices and sins.  It…

Week #40 Gomez Palacio

Ok, well, I’m starting this email with little time left but I´ll try to include the major stuff.  It´s been a sad week and we are going to have to take a step back with a lot of investigators. We were hoping for a lot a people in church but all of the investigators faced…

Week #39 Gomez Palacio

This last week has been so hard but so rewarding.  It is so refreshing to see miracles after so much trial and disappointment.  After many long weeks of preparing Marlen and Arlet, they were baptized this last Saturday! It was such a sweet moment and the hermanas were really touched by their baptism. We felt…