Made it Through 100 Days on a Mission!

Future missionary

Friday was my 100th day since I entered the MTC in November of last year! I guess it’s actually gone by fairly quickly. I’ve only been in Taiwan for just over a month, though! It feels like the days go by slowly, but the weeks go by quickly; our weekly scheduled events like district meeting, English class, weekly planning session and church, all seem to come around real fast!

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Another Week Down!

Taipei 101 in the background

This week (today) our zone is going to the temple, so our P-day got moved from Monday to Tuesday. Last Monday, though, we went to Taipei 101! It’s a big mall with tons of high-end shops in it. They also have an observation deck on the 89th floor I think – we didn’t go up to it this time, but I’m sure I will in the future. Although there was basically nothing we could afford in the mall, we had a great time walking around and looking at everything!

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Happy (Chinese) New Year!

At the chapel...sign says "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints", with the larger characters being "Jesus Christ". The chapel is on the 7th floor.

At the chapel…sign says “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints”, with the larger characters being “Jesus Christ”. The chapel is on the 7th floor.

This week has been really fun with all the new year activities going on here in Taiwan! You’ll see and hear firecrackers going off almost all the time! This last week we were fed by members for both lunch and dinner everyday…we usually just wouldn’t even eat breakfast at home so we would have more room for lunch! Continue reading