1/7/16 (recieved letter 1/11/16)
I literally have 10 minutes to write this letter, but our Branch President said we have to write home tonight saying we are safe & healthy & happy.
Today was our first full day at the MTC. My district is wonderful. Mongolian is freaking hard. Tomorrow we are expected to teach a real life investigator the first lesson in Mongolian. She doesn't speak English. Today I learned the alphabet. This'll be great.
There are 9 of us in our district - 4 sisters & 5 elders. Each of us come from a very different backgrounds & experiences - 2 Elders are converts in the last 2 years. Only 2 missionaries are under the age of 20. We are all becoming great friends. Bottorff and I just laugh constantly because we don't know what else to do.
Here is what my name tag looks like: