Coming Home

Coming Home

The best a missionary can do is try not to think about it. That’s hard, because full-time elders and sisters spend so much time in their own heads, without TV or social media to fill the void. Just keep working. Keep knocking doors. Keep learning the language....
Week 99 – Missions Change Lives

Week 99 – Missions Change Lives

Elder Wong has had a rewarding experience as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Usually when a person does something as hard as this, he is the one who grows the most and I think that is what he is trying to say to us this week. This is...
Skyping With Our Missionary

Skyping With Our Missionary

Christmas was special this year. Not only did we have a chance to speak to Elder Wong, but he also participated in a big surprise. Our family conspired to present me with a Christmas puppy during his Skype call. I was so focused on speaking with him that it took a...

Week 48 – Miracle in Bodocongó

Elder Wong had an opportunity to visit the Temple for a few months before he left and then every week while he was in the MTC. He has said that he misses being able to go on a regular basis. I asked him why this was the case and he discusses that in his letter this...