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6.12.17 - I'm going to be a mom!!!!

Haha Hello everyone! 

Yes, if all of you are worried about the subject line. It's true. I'm going to be a mom! I'm going to be training a new missionary. I don't know who or when I'm going to meet her, but it's going to be today and I am so excited and nervous. On top of that, I'll be opening an area... which means I have no idea where anything is in the new area haha!  I am seriously so excited though. I am so grateful for the opportunity to teach, but especially to learn! It's going to be so much fun and I can't wait to get started. We're going to be meeting the new missionaries later today and then we'll be headed to our new area. It's called Desayuca... or something like that. Not entirely sure, but it's going to be tons of fun!!!! I've already heard tons of wonderful things about my new area and I can't wait to get started. 

Also, some more exciting news, we had a baptism here this last Saturday and holy smokies it was so beautiful. His name is Gabriel and he's 10 years old. His mom is working towards a date here soon, but needs to fix some things. WE are so excited for them and especially for Gabriel and the example he has set for his family. They are a family of gold and I can't wait to hear how everything goes for them.  

Your missionary is doing wonderful! I am loving the mission life and all that it has to offer. I'm learning tons of new things everyday and I truly love this work. I am so grateful to be here and to be working with so many incredible young adults in this wonderful work. I know that the Lord is blessings us incredibly for our efforts and that he is protecting us. 

I'm sorry I can't attach photos today, my stinkin' cable is in my suitcase in the offices with the rest of my belongings. But I will send pictures next week, as well as a full description of my new companion :)
I hope your Book of Mormon homework is going splendidly and that you are all learning lots. I promise that you will receive many blessings! :) 

I love you all to pieces and well chat some more next week!! 

Love, 

Sister Brinton

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