Last week, we took Garrett (now Elder Cox) to the Missionary Training Center in Provo, UT. He will spend the next 9 weeks learning Romanian and then he will take off to Romania for the remainder of his two year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
He was excited and nervous when we took him. Who wouldn't be?
I knew he was nervous and didn't know what to expect. I knew he was worried about that he wouldn't be able to learn the language.
Since we dropped him off,
I have been praying that he would be comfortable there and be at peace.
Yes, I could pray that the language would be EASY.
But that wouldn't be fair to him. I don't want to take any learning experiences away from him.
Here's his his first letter -