Dec 2012, Sierra received a call to Brazil and reported to the Provo, MTC May 2013. After 6 weeks, her visa still hadn't arrived, so she served in MS for 4 months.Sept 2013 she came home for some back problems. After a year she finally received the consent from her doctor. She turned her papers back in and was reassigned to Knoxville, TN and reported there Oct. 21st, 2014. She will serve there for the remainder of her mission.
We did have an investigator
attend church this past Sunday! We had a great lesson with Lily and
Carlos, and are in the middle of the second lesson with them (Plan of
Heavenly Father has really helped me with my back!
what? I FINISHED MY FIRST MISSIONARY JOURNAL!! I'm starting my second
one now! Hip hip hurray!
There was a family we met who are very sweet, and have been welcoming ever since the first time we met
them, and have felt in their hearts what we were saying was true. I love
those people! Just pray they stay strong till..well, forever! :)
We've gone on a
couple of different splits out here in MS! It's fun, because you get to
see how members react with different people; and you get to see people
you probably wouldn't see unless you're with a member!
very grateful for everyone here, for they're all very kind and helpful!
They all want to be a part of missionary work! It's so wonderful! Now
all they need to do is invite their friends to church as well!!!! I love
serving a mission, because it's not just about numbers (how many are coming
to church) no. It's
about bringing people closer to Christ. That's what I'm out here to do.
To share the word of God with everyone around me, and I have a license
to do it! Full time that is!
for P-day, we hung out with the Biloxi, Spanish Elders. We went to Subway, then went to the park and had a picnic while playing curses. It was
I was reading in the New Era,
and I found my friend Seth under "Hearing with the Heart" in the May
2013 New Era! was really neat!
I would love to hear more from everyone and know how
everyone is doing!
updated my mormon.org profile. Just go to mormon.org
and search Sierra Thomas and you'll find me! :)