Monthly Archives: April 2013

Katowice District Conference

Last weekend was our District Conference for this area of Poland.  Our District includes four cities – Katowice, Wroclaw, Krakow, and Kielce.   When you have such small Branches in an area, it is so wonderful for 100 or so Saints … Continue reading

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Culture Night for the Missionaries

Last Friday the Elders and the Reeds had a wonderful culture night in a city adjacent to Katowice called Chorzow.  The Philharmonic from this city was performing music by George Gershwin, and we all love this great composer, so this … Continue reading

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Another Missionary From Poland

At the Senior Missionary Training Meeting, we met one of the YSA from Lodz, Dominika, who received her mission call from Salt Lake just a few weeks ago.  It was sent to the Mission Office in Warsaw, and President Nielson called her … Continue reading

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Senior Missionary Training

Last Friday and Saturday we had senior missionary training in Lodz, and  what a wonderful two days it was.  President Nielson opened the training with a warm welcome to all of us, followed by his words of instruction and encouragement.  … Continue reading

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Branch Service Project

With General Conference coming and a District Conference at our meeting house in a few weeks, we needed  to clean the chairs throughout the building.  The Branch members were invited to come help with the scrubbing, and we had a … Continue reading

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A Visit from a Returned Missionary

Last week one of the missionaries who previously served in Katowice returned with his family for a visit.   Elder Siebert, from Germany,  is loved by the members here, and it was a great reunion for all of them.  Elder Siebert … Continue reading

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Easter Monday

On Easter Monday everything was closed, and the streets were deserted.   The snowfall had accumulated to about 10 or 12 inches throughout the night, and everything was wearing a white blanket.  It was P Day so we decided to … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday  -  the most precious and holy day of the year in which we commemorate the resurrection of our Savior, Jesus Christ.  How thankful we are to Him and our Father in Heaven for the sacrifice of His life … Continue reading

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