Category Archives: Day-to-day

Less Than a Week

Sister Jenessa Mirae Markland MTC Mailbox # 161 KOR-BUS 1122 2005 N 900 E Provo, UT 84604-1793 That’s where you can reach me as of this coming Wednesday.  I just got it emailed to me today.  In the email, it mentioned … Continue reading

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Twenty Days

There are twenty days left until I enter the MTC and stop being Jenessa and become Sister (언니) Markland instead.  What have I done to get ready?  Am I prepared to be a fulltime representative of Christ and His Church?  What … Continue reading

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Great News

In the midst of an utter Jonah day, it’s nice to find out something really awesome.  Recently the Church has expanded the languages in which the Church website (lds.org) can be read.  They have added 48 addition languages–including Arabic!!!  This … Continue reading

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P.S. I Graduated

Picture it:  June 11, 2011.  Husky Stadium.  An overcast but warm day.  Several thousand people dressed just like me.  And some in poncy purple doctoral garb with funny poofy hats.  I graduated.  I am now the proud possessor of a Bachelor of … Continue reading

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Final Final

Done. Today I took my final final, at least as an undergraduate. It feels so surreal and hasn’t really set in yet. No more tests, homework or classes. From the time I was five and in preschool, my whole life … Continue reading

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Discouragement

I have not found much time to blog lately. Not that I haven’t had time, but that I have had nothing to say. I still have not heard anything from the stake. I submitted that missing test to them I … Continue reading

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Inspiration

The Lord knows how to succor His people.  It is scriptural, but I am too lazy to look it up right now.  This is true doctrine.  I have been having a rough time lately, struggling to get my mission call, … Continue reading

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