Letters From Elliot
May 04, 2010   "sayonara, Morgan Freeman"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well, this is it. The last e-mail of my mission. It is really odd to be writing that sentence. Don`t really know what to say. I guess I will just say what we did this last week, like normal. We had a BBQ at a members house, Brother Ford. He had some friends...
April 26, 2010   "Planting and harvesting"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well this week has been good. Last week, we were walking and stopped this guy named Akiyoshi, 19 years old. We started telling him about the Joseph Smith experience, and asked him if we had the record of the word of God if he would want to read it. He said YES,...
April 19, 2010   "21"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well this week was fun. Mori kyoudai. We taught him the Plan of Salvation last week before English class. He was fascinated by it. Absolutely fascinated. It was fun to see how he reacted to different things. really funny guy. On Sunday, we had the Chinese...
April 12, 2010   "What? No coffee?"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well, this last week was good i guess. We had a lesson with Mori kyoudai. we were going to teach the plan of happiness, but he had some questions that lead to the word of wisdom. It was funny. HE said `wait a second, wait a second!` No coffee? No tea? My...
April 04, 2010   "Steady Progress"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well, we had a lesson with Mori kyoudai. He didnt remember too much, it was nice to go over it with him though, sometimes he seemed to remember some things, but for the most part, no. we have a lesson with him tonight. We also visited Higuchi shimai again,...
March 29, 2010   "Shemp? Shemp?!!"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well, it is on to my last and final transfer. I really liked my time with Elder Reynolds. It was a blast, went a lot differently than I expected. But it was fun, really good and fun transfer, saw a lot of miracles. Anyways, Before I update you on the new...
March 22, 2010   "Right to her door"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Well, this week was another good one. We are blessed beyond what we deserve. First off the weather has been getting better. The winds are still strong and for the most part cold, BUT, the sun is shining. So it`s been good. Lately we have been passing out a...
March 15, 2010   "Work on Splits"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Alright, well another good week here in machida. Anyways, so I was looking on the member record and we saw a lady that had an unbaptized daughter. She is LA, so we went and visited her. She was a super nice lady. Converted when she was in a high school, did...
March 08, 2010   "Busy, busy, busy"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Alright, this last week was a good week. Lots of interesting things. It was fun. First off, we were out in another part of town and we saw a church called `Love the Lord Christian Church` so we thought we would stop on by. The pastor had us in. I guess it...
March 01, 2010   "A first contact fest!"    Click to view the full letter
Area: Machida
Hey everybody. This last week was pretty exciting. Last Tuesday, we were biking and we stopped a businessman. Told him about what we do and things like that. He thought what we were saying was really important. Talked about familes and what not, said that everybody...