Category Archives: La Serena

42 Weeks

Last week, you indicated you would be reflecting on your one-year mark in Chile. Many times to recognize growth it is essential to record the things that have happened and then to go back and review them. This week I … Continue reading

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It is a New Year

Questions of the week: We are interested in what New Year’s traditions the Chileans have and what you will be doing New Year’s Eve. They have fireworks like we do They do a thing where they dress up a scarecrow … Continue reading

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Navidad

What did they do at Church today (anything special)? No there really wasn’t anything. On Saturday we had a ward Christmas breakfast. That was good. Have you noticed any Christmas traditions specific to Chile (or more pronounced there)? They eat … Continue reading

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The Will of God

Question:  Will have a regular p-day next Monday with it being Christmas Eve? According to my understanding it should be the same. They haven’t changed anything. Are you getting any exercise? Every morning. I lift weights and I try to … Continue reading

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The Glory of God is Intelligence

Are you starting to get more sleep and feeling a little better? I am sleeping better I feel fine, physically tired in general but that is all right. It just comes with the territory Plus the first week as I … Continue reading

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Loner

Questions: How do you get your laundry done (are you doing it at the pension, in a laundromat, or do you have someone do it for you)? I do laundry in the pension. It is easier. There is an Hermana … Continue reading

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Onward Christian Soldiers

Questions: Share an experience you are thankful for this past week. We had an investigator who has come to church 20 times (that is a lot to come in Chile and not get baptized) finally receive an answer. He has … Continue reading

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