A baptism! (and deep thoughts on the Book of Mormon)

In spite of coming down with a bad cold and being stuck in the apartment, Sam has had some positive experiences the past few weeks, including the baptism of Ngoc and time for deeper scripture study. Sunshine through the clouds! Read on. This week I have actually been sick!! I have been coughing my lungs … More A baptism! (and deep thoughts on the Book of Mormon)

Festivals, Fireworks, and Five Ways to Say “No, thanks”

A lot has happened in the hot, sticky month of August for Sam and his missionary companion in Fukui. They’ve been working together for three months and have been diligently looking for people to teach. It’s been a month of ups and downs, new friends, a fireworks festival, and a fun new bike. Here’s the … More Festivals, Fireworks, and Five Ways to Say “No, thanks”