Monthly Archives: August 2010

TEACHER TRAINING

Last Saturday we had our first teacher training for the coming year of Seminary and Institute instruction. The course of study will be the Doctrine and Covenants. We have several new teachers this year, and we pleased that they have … Continue reading

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EVENTS OF THE YOUNG SINGLE ADULTS

Our most joyous events are baptisms. Lena, who is the girl friend of one of our Kharkov Branch Presidents, is the most recent baptism. Baptisms always bring the spirit as another of Heavenly Father’s children makes this important choice. Lena … Continue reading

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SIGHTS AROUND THE CITY

As we are walking from place to place in Kharkov, we always spot some sights that are of interest to us or amusing to us foreigners. Here are a few pictures from around the city.

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BAPTISM

We had a great example of how the Church can work with Masih’s baptism. Masih found the missionaries, the YSA group fellowshipped him and Masih came to Church, came to activities and came to Institute. There were more people at … Continue reading

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A TRIP TO BULGARIA

This week we went to Sophia, Bulgaria to renew our visa. Visas in Ukraine are good for only one year, so all missionaries have to leave the country to renew their visas, and Bulgaria is the location where Ukrainian missionaries … Continue reading

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SUNFLOWER FIELDS

As we returned from the YM-YW camp (which is on the next entry), we stopped and took a picture in one of the sunflower fields. As you drive through countryside here, there are acres and acres of sunflowers. They use … Continue reading

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YM-YW CAMP

Last Friday we spent a day at the Youth Camp for the Seminary age members here in Kharkov. What a great time we had! We could tell that hours of planning went into the event – everything ran smoothly and … Continue reading

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