HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!

Happy Holidays?? – Sister Wood told us that the Filipino people start playing Christmas music and preparing for Christmas at the beginning of the …..ber months. September, October, November December. Sister Wood’s first baptism – Joey   BREAKING NEWS!!! The Philippines LAOAG mission SAVED 101 souls in the month of September ALONE! I don’t know…

Life in Laoag Part 2

Sister Wood with their investigator Joey, his Nanay and cousin – Look at that cute tiny lady next to Courtnee Welll what do ya know… it is P-Day again! So I am sure a lot of you heard about the typhoon that went through here. It was actually a pretty big storm. Pretty impressive mother…

Life in Laoag

Sister Wood with her kasama Sister Rico Hey all! this is Sister Wood’s mom. I feel like I need to explain something she talks about in her email. She mentions her companion telling her to wipe the food off her face. I died laughing at this. Ever since Courtnee was little she couldn’t eat anything…

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

Hey everyone! Yesterday in the mail we received an envelope from Sister Wood with several pictures in it. What a treat!! It was so good to see her bright smiling face and get a glimpse of what her world looks like in Laoag. Sister Wood and Sister Ulu’ave – MTC companions and both serving in…

Life in the Pines….

 Sister Wood holding what I think may be some sort of fish? Maybe someone out there can enlighten me on what exactly this is. I’m just glad that I’m not eating it. Courtnee however, will try anything. I mean, her Dad once had her eating a pigeon.   P-Day again… what in the world….

The Rains Came Down and the Floods Came Up

Sister Courtnee Wood’s e-mail address: courtnee.wood@myldsmail.net    Sister Wood standing outside her apartment – She wanted me to point out that her hair is getting long. The missionaries are encouraged to take a lot of vitamins so their hair doesn’t fall out. It looks like those vitamins are doing their job.   KUMUSTA once…