This week has been busy but good. Sister Shrack arrived on Tuesday and we got right to work. I have know Sister Shrack for a long time, so it is fun to get to serve together. My companion has gone through a lot. Only a few months ago, her mother unexpectedly passed away. She did not go home. She went to work because that is what missionaries do. We leave personal matters behind, however important or devastating they are, because we know our responsibility of serving the Lord for eighteen months, outweighs all else. I am inspired by Sister Shrack.This weekend we got to attend General Conference. Because of time change and distance, the Filipinos of the Church have to wait a week to listen to the Prophet's voice. But it was great to hear what the apostles and prophet had to share with us.
Hear the Prophet's voice: