Hello! 你們好! Hong Kong continues to be wonderful! Also, the weather is finally getting cooler!! Sister Yeung actually had to wear a cardigan yesterday to keep warm and we didn’t use our fan for most of the day! It’s all about the little things. On Tuesday was Elder Egen’s Birthday, as is tradition we bought him a cake for our district meeting. We also celebrated … Continue reading Transfers and More
Hello all!! It’s been an eventful week! We had to travel to Kowloon Tong on Monday for an apartment leader meeting and then on Tuesday we again traveled to Kowloon Tong for our temple day!! It was so good to go to the temple for the first time since arriving in HK. It was the perfect reset and preparation for General Conference this weekend! We … Continue reading The Temple and Conference
Hello All!! First off, I forgot to mention this last week but I saw my MTC district at a Trainor/Trainee meeting we had last week. It was so good to see them and to have a few minutes to catch up. It was a good family reunion! Monday I took a two hour nap after emailing. It was wonderful. Tuesday we had District meeting where … Continue reading Splits, Chips, and The Spirit
It’s been a good week in Tai Po/Tai Wo Hong Kong! Sister Ramboz and I have been staying busy and every time it’s randomly rained we’ve been safe and dry inside somewhere which is a big blessing. We even carried umbrellas all day on Wednesday because our friend Weather Wendy at the weather watch said it would rain. It didn’t. On Wednesday we had … Continue reading 你們好!! (How are You)
I hit my one month mark in HK this week! Yesterday was my 1-monthiversary with Sister Ramboz!! It’s been a great time so far and we’ll probably get cake to celebrate today. McDonalds sells cheesecake here. Most of the week was just meetings and lessons which are always great but there were a few other highlights this week. Monday: We went to the Tsz Shan … Continue reading One Month In!
Here is an excerpt from Sister Ramboz about Merin teaching. Sister Ramboz has been a wonderful companion and trainer for Merin to get off on the right foot. They are both Aggies!! “Thursday was great!!! So on Thursday we taught an investigator named Jordon. Before we weren’t sure if Jordon had much interest. We would teach him, and he would listen and contribute but he … Continue reading Feeling the Spirit Pt. 2
Hello All!! I’m a full month in! It’s crazy how fast time is going and even though some days just feel long and monotonous time really flies! Monday: For p-day Sister Ramboz and I emailed, took naps, and grocery shopped like the Chinese pohpo’s (grandmothers)! It was awesome! I love just walking around the street markets here and hearing the people hawking their wares … Continue reading Feeling The Spirit
I can’t believe another week has gone by! Time passes so quickly!! Last Monday after emails and stopping at the mission office we went with Sister Chan and Sister Yeung to the HK Science museum to see their mummy exhibit. There was even a part on the Priesthood in Ancient Egypt and it was so cool to see what they used to do and to … Continue reading Pokemon Go For Missionaries
Apparently it’s typhoon season here in Hong Kong because we’ve had two in the last two weeks！ All is well however, my area wasn’t hit too badly and the work continues！ Tuesday： I had my first district meeting today for Tai Po／Tai Wo and it was so good to counsel together about our area and to get advice from the more experienced missionaries。My district consists … Continue reading Hello from Hong Kong
Monday: We were up at 1:30am to finish packing and were out by the travel office by 3:15am to say goodbye to the Taiwan missionaries in our zone. It was sad saying so many goodbyes but goodbyes just mean that reunions will happen in the future. We waited in line for about an hour and then finally boarded the buses around 5am and were on … Continue reading We Made It!!