Monthly Archives: August 2012

Obiad with Grazyna and Iza

This week we had lunch (obiad) with Grazyna and Iza, her daughter, who are members of the Branch. Grazyna is such a great lady and is always willing to help with any service project the Branch undertakes. And, we might … Continue reading

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Something New at the Lake

On a recent walk around Malta Lake close to our apartment, we saw a game which we hadn’t seen before – Kayak Polo. From the signs we have read, there is going to be an International Competition next month. This … Continue reading

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Pancake and Game Night

Last Saturday we had pancake and game night for the Branch. It was a special occasion for the Branch because one of our former missionaries, Sister Leppanen, now known as Nina, came to visit. Nina served here for 10 months … Continue reading

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An Agriculture Museum

Last week we went with Marian, one of our Branch members, to a very interesting museum just outside Poznan. Depicted in this museum are artifacts and displays showing agriculture and its tools, machines, and resources used in Poland from the … Continue reading

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A New Elder in Poznan

Yesterday we had a new Elder join us – Elder Tiner from Las Vegas. He is going to be a wonderful addition to our missionaries here. He has been in the country since March and already has a very good … Continue reading

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Farewell Dinner to Two of Our Missionaries

On Wednesday the missionaries met at a small restaurant in the town square (Stary Rynek) for a farewell lunch for Elders Berry and Hanneman. After two years of dedicated service to the Lord, they are returning to their homes in … Continue reading

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A Trip to Szczecin

Last Monday we went north to the Baltic Sea area to Szczecin for an apartment check for the Elders who are serving there. It was again a beautiful two and a half hour drive through interesting villages and fertile farmland. … Continue reading

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Wroclaw, Poland

We met with two other missionary couples this week in the city of Wroclaw, which is a couple of hours away from Poznan. The Sheleys serve here and the other couple, the Taraseviches, serve in Lodz. It was a wonderful … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Country

We had the privilege to spend another afternoon with the Antkowiak family who live about 30 kilometers from Poznan. Henia, Marta’s mother, made a delicious dinner for us, which was such a treat. The fun-loving spirit in this family is … Continue reading

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A Day With the Chwirut Family

On Monday we went with Natalie (our only Young Woman in the Branch) and her mother and father, Gosia and Michel, to Lichen to see the biggest church in Poland. On the way to Lichen we visited the Monastery in … Continue reading

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