Mission Tour 2023

What an amazing and wonderful week it has been. We had Elder and Sister Nielsen here (our Area President) for a mission tour. They came in on Wednesday morning, we drove to Sunyani and met with both of them and the Assistants. Elder Nielsen then interviewed both Assistants and two other elders. Sister Nielsen interviewed … Continue reading Mission Tour 2023

Suame Noise

After the prior two weeks of zone conferences and interviews, this past week was much more manageable, focused almost entirely on missionary interviews. On Monday we held our monthly Missionary Health Council, a meeting with our Southern Mission Facilities Mission Manager, Aaron Allotey, a meeting with Lynn and Janice Pack who will be coming in … Continue reading Suame Noise

Pure Testimony

This post covers the two week period of April 24th - May 7th 2023. These two weeks cover the zone conferences for April and May. The title of the post is the focus of the zone conferences that we held. On Monday April 24th, I played basketball again with the missionaries in the Daban District. … Continue reading Pure Testimony


Picture from the top of the "hill" to when we hiked looking back towards Senchi. This post is for the week of April 17-23, 2023. We spent most of last week at our Mission Leader Seminar that was held in Senchi. It is a town at the base of Lake Volta. The "resort" we stayed … Continue reading Senchi


This post is for the week of April 10th - 15th. This past Sunday was another hallmark day for the Bibiani District. A group in Nyinahin held their first meeting in a school. Br. Daniel Osei Bonsu has been called to serve as the Group Leader (the man holding the camera). There were 17 in … Continue reading Nyinahin

Change 16.0

So many changes this past week. The title of the post is Change 16.0 because this was our 16th transfer week since arriving in Kumasi. 25% of our Mission Leadership Council is new. That equates to 4 new zone leaders and 3 new sister training leaders. We had 8 missionaries complete their missions and 8 … Continue reading Change 16.0

Planting Seeds

This post is for the week of March 27 - April 1st. The title once again comes from this week's letter to the missionaries found here. The graphic titled "Parable of the Sower" explains the symbols of the parable comparing them to post-life destinations. The letter just expounds on the graphic. I will come back … Continue reading Planting Seeds

It is Enough

This post covers the week of March 20-25, 2023. The title of the post is in reference to the feeding of the 5,000 and the lad who so readily gave up his 5 loaves and 2 fishes to the disciples so that Jesus, unbeknown to the lad, could multiply the food and feed the multitude. … Continue reading It is Enough