Elder’s Rushton, Swallow, Higley–Nanaimo 2.0

Elder Skyler Rushton staring down the sow.

Hello everyone!! So transfers have totally come and gone this week. I am in Nanaimo in a tri with Elder Higley and Elder Swallow! Tri-life is awesome and there is never a dull moment. Another huge advantage is that we can do splits with a member to [...]

Nanaimo–Surrey By The Sea (+ Madre’s Day:)

Elder Skyler Rushton Skype’s on Mother’s Day

So Surrey, British Columbia has a reputation as the most dangerous city in British Columbia. My new area, Nanaimo, has the nickname of “Surrey By The Sea”. Just to give you an idea of what it’s like, they had a full blown swat team downtown last week. [...]

Missionary Work and Bunnies

Elder Skyler Rushton on the farm.

What is the relation between missionary work and bunnies? A lot actually. They both come out of places that you just aren’t expecting. Like bunnies out of a hole behind the church, or missionary opportunities in the washroom of a gas station. You just never know. Also, sometimes [...]

Baptism By Immersion In Water And Fire

Elder Skyler Rushton

Hello friends and family, brothers and sisters, brethren and… sistren? It has been another eventful week in the Canada Vancouver mission! This was the week of an investigators baptism in Courtenay. He was baptized by Elder Robinson on Saturday and then confirmed by Elder Rushton (that would be me for those [...]

Meeting Mormons in the Spring

Elder Lewis and Elder Rushton

Hello everyone!! This has been a good week, really busy, but really rewarding. The major event was our YSA activity on Sunday where we watched, “Meet The Mormons”! It was funny, because we told everyone we were showing it but never actually got a copy of the movie… So [...]

Skyler has been home this long-

  • Skyler has been home for:
    2 years, 11 months, 12 days, 13 hours, 35 minutes, 57 seconds ago