Category: București

Week 60 – București, România

This was another hand written letter that I have transcribed here. Dear Mom and Dad, Thanks for you wonderful email. Unfortunately, due to time, this letter will be short. Sorry. This week has been exciting. We had a hectic day on Friday as we ran around trying to put together a movie night. We didn’t

Week 59 – București, România

This was another hand written letter that I have transcribed here. Dear Family, Writing has been a big part of my mission. Hand writing that is. To my journal to one hand written letter every week. I haven’t missed a week :). I feel like my hand writing is different depending on the pen I

Week 58 – București, România

For the next couple of weeks Elder Oldham chose to hand write his emails.  The following is a typed version of portions of these letters. Dear Mom, Dad and co…, This is a weird way for you to hear from me.  To explain, for the month of January I will be writing to you like

Week 57 – București, România

I know that I talked to you guys already,but there is a blog to uphold! Anyway, I guess I will just say what happened like normal, and then see if you guys missed anything. 😉 Let’s see…This week we tried to be busy, but that was hard to do. We had decided to go carolling

Week 56 – București, România

I love getting your guys’s email. It is so nice to hear about the whole lot of nothing that happens. It is relieving actually. I don’t want too much to change 😉 Anyway, this week was fun! We had our Zone Conference. I love Zone Conference. It is always such a breathe of fresh air,

Week 55 – București, România

This last week was fun, and this last Saturday brought my bigger story. We decided to have a Christmas concert. We wanted it to be really big. We advertised pretty hard and practiced even harder. I did my duet with Sora Trebas again, and frankly I was down right nervous…again. I think that this time

Week 54 – București, România

Christmas is coming here in Bucharest, and we felt it here today. We had been practicing a ton for this event and today we were finally able to go and sing at the U.S. Embassy. It was a really neat experience and it was very very strange to hear American accents. It literally threw me

Week 53 – București, România

We did have a lot of fun this last week, and sadly not a ton of missionary work. That can sometimes be discouraging in of in itself. However I will walk you through our Thursday. It started with a Turkeybowl that a lot of missionaries participated in, but the only catch was that you had

Week 52 – București, România

I don’t have much time today, because our p-day got switched, so I will write a bigger one on Thursday I think! I actually have time now. I can’t think of anything. This happens rather frequently. Okay, so we have had a couple of crazy things happen, and a Sora went home with medical purposes

Week 51 – București, România

What happened this week… well…not much again. We did have an amazing time playing laser tag on P-day. That was so much fun, and we would always come out dripping in sweat. Just elders went and that was pretty enjoyable. We have been focusing a lot of our time on making sure…WAIT…stuff did happen this