Hope everyone had a stinkin sweet Navidad! Things here in Costa Rica were crazy and loud but you could still feel that Christmas Spirit :)
Well, things have been good here. Coolin down a little and no rain so I'm stoked for that!
Oh hey, I forgot to say, so last week, we had an activity in central San Jose. We (Elder Black, Elder Kepo'o and I) played our ukuleles and sang feliz Navidad to a big group of people and in the street in San Jose. Well, one lady took a video and posted it up on Facebook and now it has some 15k likes or something like that. Pretty cool!
Man, I was so thankful to see my family yesterday! They all look so much older haha. And they say I don't look fat so that's good too haha. After years of saying we were gonna get one, they got a puppy (while I'm on my mission, of course) haha. I don't like little dogs anyways, so when I get back, she'll be just the right size.
The picture that I have attached are little cards that say "Èl naciò para que yo..." Which he means "He (Jesus Christ) was born so that I..." and I put "can be like him." Why was Jesus Christ born for you guys. It's a great way to realize what He has done for us and what we can do for Him.
I love this Christmas season, I love my mission, I love my family, I love both my Savior and my Heavenly Father, I love my new puppy Lucy, and I love this Gospel.
Thank you for all the Christmas wishes and prayers! Keep sending them my way!
"Feliz Navidad, prospera año y felicidad"
Love you guys!
- Elder Stott
Some of the Elders and me doing the Rudolph Conga
Also - Our church puts out short, inspiring and motivational videos. Several weeks ago, one called "Good Things to Share" was released. Josh is in it! Although it's only for a split second, it's still pretty cool :) Check it out.... he's at the center-bottom of the screen at about 1:36-38.