Monthly Archives: February 2010

AN ABUNDANCE OF SNOW

We’ve had quite a bit of snow this winter here in our area. Cars are getting stuck on the street continuously, but there are always Good Samaritans who give them a push to get them on their way. Some sidewalks … Continue reading

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THE ENGLISH SCHOOL

On Thursday afternoons we volunteer at a private Christian English School for a few hours. The class consists of 6 and 7 year old children, and they are as cute as can be – smart, too! We plan some kind … Continue reading

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THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST IS TRUE

We have been in Kharkov for almost six months now, and our testimonies of the gospel of Jesus Christ have been strengthened and enriched. This is the most wonderful work that a person could ever do. Each time we teach … Continue reading

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A GREAT VALENTINE’S DAY WEEKEND

The Institute Council decided to have a Valentine’s Day “Conference” and invited other YSA from other cities to join them for the weekend. YSA from Sumy, Donetsk, and Kiev joined us. Friday night there was a gathering with “dating game” … Continue reading

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SHIPS OF LOVE

The Lord blessed us with a very successful fireside Sunday night. There were about 40 in attendance. Because it was Valentine’s Day, the topic was love. Sister Reed presented 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 describing attributes and behaviors individuals exhibit when they … Continue reading

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Sumy Trip

We visited Sumy to check Elders & Sisters apartments, present a fireside, visit Institute & Seminary classes and speak to the Branch President about enrolling students. As always, we were received warmly – the people are wonderful. We found time … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Elder Reed!

Last Saturday Elder Reed turned 39! We are so glad he is getting younger ever year! Valary and Natalia, whom we have visited and had over for dinner (from the Cold Mountain Branch), invited us to see the ballet, Swan … Continue reading

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