Monthly Archives: October 2012

Putting on the Whole Armor of God

Saturday evening we had a fireside for the Branch and visitors based on the Armor of God scriptures found in Ephesians and the Doctrine and Covenants. Our spiritual armor is vital to find true joy and peace in this world. … Continue reading

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Family History Work

Stephen and Pat Jones from the Dallas area were in Poznan this weekend doing genealogy work for relatives from Poland. We arranged for Marta (from our Branch) to take them around the city and find places for research. They came … Continue reading

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Good-bye Sister Folsom

Sister Folsom has served in Poznan since early last summer and is departing for home in Oregon this week. She has been an outstanding missionary for 18 months, and we will miss her. She now goes on to medical school … Continue reading

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Another Trip to Szczecin

It was apartment check time once again, and we made our once-in-every-nine-week trek to Szczecin. We always enjoy these one day jaunts (maybe not a jaunt – six hours of driving time), and the countryside was vibrant with beautiful fall … Continue reading

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More of Beautiful Warsaw

After the Sunday session of District Conference, a few of us from Poznan spent a couple of hours in the city before returning home. We went to the city center to enjoy the cultural flair of Warsaw and it’s sights.

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District Conference

We are in the Warsaw District, so our District Conference was in that city last weekend. There were around 180 people there from the various cities, and the talks and meetings were inspirational and well prepared. Since our Poznan Branch … Continue reading

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Our Monthly Obiad

The second Sunday of each month rolls around quickly. This is the day for the obiad after church. We have different visitors each time, and it’s a great time for all of us to get to know them better. And … Continue reading

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Women’s Conference Broadcast

The Relief Society sisters had a great evening at our home watching the Women’s Broadcast from General Conference. We have to wait a week for the talks to be ready in Polish on the Internet, but it was worth the … Continue reading

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Cultural Night for the Missionaries

Our missionaries are allowed to go to one cultural event per transfer in their respective cities. Since Sister Folsom was leaving to go home to America, she selected the event – the ballet “Swan Lake.” Marta, our YSA, who is … Continue reading

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A Wonderful “P” Day

On Monday Grzegorz, one of our young adults in the Branch, invited the Elders and us to his home for lunch and afterwards a visit to one of Poznan’s most interesting museums. Grzegorz made a delicious meal with native Polish … Continue reading

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