Author Archives: nparedes

New Development

Dear Family and Friends, Josh is so thankful for all of your support; for your letters, comments, and efforts to stay in touch with him through this blog and other ways. The missionaries in Joshua’s area (the Europe East Area) … Continue reading

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Harmony

April 12, 2012 – Gyumri, Week 11 Harmony Fun Cultural Fact This week was Easter weekend. In Armenia, on Easter Sunday they replace “Hello” with another greeting, “Kristos@ Haryav I merrelots”. Which means, “Christ was resurrected for the dead”. In … Continue reading

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The Penitent Man

April 6, 2012 – Gyumri, Week 10 Continued The Penitent Man This week the Lord saw fit to bless us with one of his elect. Artash, a man we had met with last week, agreed to come to church. Before … Continue reading

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Divine Influence

March 19, 2012 – Gyumri, Week 8 Divine Influence We went to this church last monday. It was beautiful.  I feel a sorrow to see other religions who lack the understanding of the need to serve. We cannot find what … Continue reading

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The Battle Between Light and Darkness

March 12, 2012 – Gyumri, Week 7 The Battle Between Light and Darkness We set high goals for next week. It is not only a matter of what we can do, it is also a matter of what God can … Continue reading

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He Did Visit Me

March 5, 2012 – Gyumri, Week 6 He Did Visit Me Family and Friends , We have received some instruction. I am not permitted to write anyone outside of my family over the internet (This is to help us maintain … Continue reading

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Bad Luck…

February 27, 2012 – Gyumri, Week 5 Bad Luck… This week was full of miracles. The miracles always followed what seemed to be bad luck. But each day we returned home and reflected on what happened. We realized later that … Continue reading

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