Category Archives: Magong

Skyped with Sam on Mother’s Day

May 8, 2016 (in Las Vegas) and May 9, 2016 (in Taiwain) We had a great conversation with Sam Elder Moody tonight. Mary was here with us and Johnson, Carleigh and Braddy all conferenced in. He is doing great! He looks … Continue reading

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普通 Putong (“common” or “ordinary”) week

May 2, 2016 Well, this week was super exciting for missionary work.  We worked really hard this week. I told you last week that our investigator pool was starting to really pick up, and it definitely still is! As of … Continue reading

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10 months!

April 25, 2016 Man, time is flying by! Every time I blink it’s another month gone. Luckily, my memories of the first 10 months are just fantastic. This week was full of miracles, but first I’ll start with a few stories. … Continue reading

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Tragedy in Taiwan

April 18, 2016 This past week has been tough for the Taiwan Taichung Mission. On Tuesday night, Elder Hampton, a new missionary serving in Zhanghua, was hit by a car and killed. Sister Blickenstaff shared the following on the mission … Continue reading

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Parting the Red Sea..well, kind of…

April 11, 2016 Hello, hello! This week was incredible! On Monday a member took us to a bunch of cool spots out here in Penghu! The highlight for me was Móxī fēnkāi which means “Moses part”. There’s a small island just off … Continue reading

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Tomb-Sweeping Festival

April 4, 2016 Hello everyone! This was an awesome week with lots of fun adventures. Tomorrow is Qingming (or Ching Ming) Festival, also known as Tomb-Sweeping Day. It’s a traditional Chinese holiday where everyone cleans their ancestors’ graves. We did a … Continue reading

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Finnaaallllyyyyy!

March 29, 2016 Well, things have made a turn for the better. Time is flying by lately, I hit nine months this week, and I feel like every time I blink another month is gone.  The weather was absolutely awful … Continue reading

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