|Investigators at the Despedida.|
Hey how’s it going my beloved family and friends!! Well Christmas is practically here and it looks like I am going to be spending my last Christmas here in HB! Whoo, pretty stoked about that. I have been preparing myself and our apartment is all decked out with lights and the small little tree so don’t be jealous now :) It has been freezing here however! And yesssss.... I know you got destroyed with snow today; however it has been raining a good amount here. But, it is good to hear from you all again.
|At LA Temple with Elder P.|
getting baptized the first week of January! Please, please keep her and her daughters in your prayers.
|At the LA Visitor's Center.|
As for the rest of the work, we have six investigators with baptism dates and A**, J**, X** and A** are the most likely people to get baptized in the upcoming weeks. We dropped P** on Thursday sadly. She didn’t show up to the temple tour and it was just a big giant mess. So maybe it’s just not her time, but I have tried for the past two months to get her to progress and she never has. The Lord always provides a way, and it was provided last night by our temple trip with A** and by finding more new people to teach. As I look back over the length of my mission, I am so happy for all the hard work and great and wonderful people I have been able to meet, teach, and love.
Thanks again mom and dad for the Christmas package!! I am really grateful and excited to give out the little gifts to kids and I already passed out the Nativity books to the elderly ladies…so it was a big success! Tomorrow night I am looking forward to reading the Christmas story in Luke 2 and then giving the Nativity gifts you gave me to Akari and her family! I feel it is the right decision and I know they will love them.
This past week I have been thinking a lot about the Christmas season and as to how selfish and
|A Christmas package from home--yay!|
Well that’s about it for me here this week. Oh I almost forgot, as we were heading home from LA on Thursday I got called to be a district leader here in HB... so yeah that's how I'm going to end the mission. I'm pretty excited, but also was shocked at the same time.
Love Elder Woffinden