Crepes on Fast Sunday

The first Sunday of each month is usually a “Fast Sunday”. As members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we fast for two meals, meaning we do not eat or drink for those two meals. It might be breakfast and lunch on that Sunday for example. We take the money that weContinue reading “Crepes on Fast Sunday”

Faire du porte à porte à La Rochelle

En regardant mes photos de ma mission pour l’Église de Jésus-Christ des Saints des Derniers Jours en France, chaque image semble avoir une histoire. J’ai servi de mai 1991 à mai 1993. J’ai eu tellement d’expériences extraordinaires. Parfois, vous ne réalisez pas que quelque chose d’important se passe lorsque vous êtes au beau milieu. CetteContinue reading “Faire du porte à porte à La Rochelle”

Tracting in La Rochelle France

As I look through my pictures from my mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France, each picture seems to have a story. I served from May 1991 to May 1993. I had so many amazing experiences. Sometimes you don’t realize that something significant is happening when you are right inContinue reading “Tracting in La Rochelle France”

Notre Dame, Easter and the hope of resurrection

We’ve all received shocking news. Yesterday seeing images of Notre Dame in Paris with flames shooting out of the roof was shocking. This morning I received a phone call notifying me that someone very dear to me had passed away.  I can imagine how shocking the news might have been when Mary came to theContinue reading “Notre Dame, Easter and the hope of resurrection”

Unexpected trip to Paris

Often my posts are serious. I might write about something that I’ve been pondering for quite some time before I put it into words. Occasionally however, they are humorous, like my post on finding a Diet Coke in France.  This one is a little more on the light side and it’s just a memory that IContinue reading “Unexpected trip to Paris”

Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Heather

This is the final post of the series of the testimonies of some of my family members of The Book of Mormon. They had written these testimonies of the Book of Mormon while I was a missionary in France. They were then mailed to me, I translated them into French, hand-wrote them in the frontContinue reading “Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Heather”

Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Andrea

My series continues as I share a few testimonies of the Book of Mormon from some of my family. As I had said in my previous blog posts, I had some family members who had written their testimonies of the Book of Mormon while I was a missionary in Southern France. These testimonies were givenContinue reading “Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Andrea”

Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Chantel

My series of testimonies of the Book of Mormon continues with another testimony of a family member. As I had said in the previous blog post, some of my family members had written down their testimonies of the Book of Mormon while I was a missionary in France. These testimonies were given to me, IContinue reading “Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Chantel”

Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Joshua

My series continues today with another testimony of a family member. As I had said in the previous blog, some of my family members had written down their testimonies of the Book of Mormon while I was a missionary in France. These testimonies were given to me, I then translated them into French and hand-wroteContinue reading “Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Joshua”

Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Eldred

Yesterday I posted on my blog about a number of testimonies my family members had written while I was a missionary in France.  These testimonies were given to me, I translated them into French, hand-wrote them in the front of a copy of the Book of Mormon (Le Livre de Mormon), and gave them toContinue reading “Testimonies of the Book of Mormon – Eldred”