Tuesday, September 21, 2010

well hello...
this week was just smack full of service... one day we chopped a yard.. the next day we helped put in a drain pipe... the next day we played soccer really early in the morning in the church with the young men, then we helped set up a party.. when we were walking home from setting up and neighbor told us he needed help.. so ya we said yes... we ended up going up on his roof and water proofing his metal roof with tar... haha .. he couldnt do it cuz he is fat and the roof would cave in with him... we threw boards down so the roof wouldn't fall in.. haha.. hey i found a penney on the street.. like a real quality USA penney...i thought it was pretty random to find one way down here.. haha good day... on mondays we eat breakfast with our comedor.. we were walkin back today to our house in our normal cloths.. and the guard didnt recognize us and asked us what we wanted.. haha.. i said well we live here, we are the elders the missionarys.. haha.. it was funny..hahaha ok are you ready for your quiz slash workshop slash fun fact of the week slash super narley cool...thing,haha
well the thing is the book of mormon has 6 names of women.. where are they? and also it says Jehovah 2 times where are they.?? only in the bom... maybe its a good fam home evening. remember its only in the bom... good luck...
bye bye
Elder Oakey

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

well i got a new comp.. elder baquiax, from here in guate.. (bah-key-ash)hehehaha.. he has 6 months left.. he is a stud.... we finally got a mission leader.....say this 3 times fast....tres tristes tigres tragan trigo en un trigal!!! hehe.. we contacted our street yesterday, like you know our neighbors.. the funny thing was that we didnt even say we were missionary's and we were just here to get to know them and help them with anything.. and we still got all the doors slammed in our faces.. haha.. i love references!!! were getting a couple people ready to be baptized at the end of the month!! sorry i cant reall think today.. ill write more next week. i love you all.. well, i think all of you?... i dont know everyone.. but ya.. i can say that.. i love you all.. i can love everyone....im a loving guy!!!
Elder Oakey

Thursday, September 9, 2010

hello fam...
well this saturday we had permission to go to my old area, to see one of my investigators be baptized!!! it was super amazing!!! to get to my old area, you have to take 3 buses but it only took 1 hr.. i went with another elder in my district who knew him also... the pic with the 2 people and the paper is a wedding.. and my signature is on the paper, so i thought i would snap a pic of it!! this week we were teaching a lesson to a old guy about the word of wisdom... we asked him to repeat the 5 things we cant use.. he said well, beer, drugs, then he said women, and started to say how bad women are...haha i couldn't help but laughing!!! haha my bad but it was really funny... well.. sorry i guess you had to be their....... we get the call tonight to see if we have changes..... hehe.. who knows.. sorry not to much this week, i didnt have too much time..... hey but their are alot of pics.. and pictures tell stories!!! hehe happy happy birthday my sister mel and cousin katie!!!
love ya all!!!! fun fact of the day.. the BOM in spanish has 642 pages and in english 531.... haha thats the reason its taking me so long to read it in spanish!!!! haha
ok bye
o ya my comp got a kiss by a drunk guy... hahahahahah... just on the head but, hahahaha... if he found out i just told you that he would get so mad at me.. hahaha
ok good bye now..