Dear Elder Jacobsen,
You are hereby called to serve as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. You have been assigned to labor in the MEXICO MONTERREY WEST MISSION. It is anticipated that you will serve a period of 24 months... You will prepare to preach the gospel in the Spanish Language.
Friday, January 2, 2015
The Tide is Rolling
on the bridge
Hola hola hola!!
Hope that the week at home was as good of a week as we had here.
Things are picking up big time in Elizondo, and I can only think
thank the lord more and more for what we are seeing. I am
every day as the lord puts people in our path and gives us the
to say so that they can feel his spirit. This is really
going to be a
great change because we set it up so well with all we did last
I thought that last week in church went well, but we had 6
church this week, 5 of them with dates for baptism! We are going
have a double baptism on sunday, and I can't describe how happy
Our first person that is getting baptized is the taxi driver
Ever since the day we met him he has done everything that the
the scriptures ask, and he has the funniest personality.
me a lot of Dave Walk ha. He walks into every room like he
place, but with a huge smile and is always joking with
is now working honestly with the people that get in his taxi,
has stopped smoking. This week he told us that he just
cant wait for
that holy spirit because then he will get to the real
learning. Man i
Second this week we have Juani. She is also a contact that
but the lord led us straight to her. We were walking down
the a busy
street when I felt the strongest impression of my entire life to
to the right and go knock on a door. We turned down the
passed about three houses until the spirit said that it was the
one. I am still amazed at how clear the lord spoke to me
moment, it was like a magnetic pull to her front door. She
100% in since that first meeting. She loves learning about
and is devouring the book of mormon. We went to her house
to help her
do tamales so that she could come to church on sunday, but we
there and she said, "no elders, I didn't get to read last
night, so we
are going to do it now." I don't know how she got
by sunday, but she was there at church early and ready to go.
We have three more on date for the next two weeks, and we are
looking for more to complete the goals that have been put.
lord's hand is clearer and clearer every week that I am out