Congregacion16 de Abril Ingles de Changinola (Changinola, Panama)

Josh Randall from Kentucky, Darrin Irvin from Ohio and David Owens a local brother who got baptized a little over a year ago straight from the territory. He is now our only MS in the congregation.

Josh Randall from Kentucky, Darrin Irvin from Ohio and David Owens a local brother who got baptized a little over a year ago straight from the territory. He is now our only MS in the congregation.

Two of the 6 Special Pioneer couples in our area. They have become good friends of mine and take good care of me!
Two of the 6 Special Pioneer couples in our area. They have become good friends of mine and take good care of me!

My friend Illiana Irvin (from Oxnard California), Kasey Owens, Nielis and me in service!

My friend Illiana Irvin (from Oxnard California), Kasey Owens, Nielis and me in service!

Me-exploring beautiful Panama!

Me-exploring beautiful Panama!

Josh and Lisa Randall from Kentucky. They are our Special Pioneers in English and he is one of our 2 elders.

Josh and Lisa Randall from Kentucky. They are our Special Pioneers in English and he is one of our 2 elders.

Darrin and Illiana Irvin from Ohio. They are 2 of our pioneers and he is one of our 2 elders.

Darrin and Illiana Irvin from Ohio. They are 2 of our pioneers and he is one of our 2 elders.

My girls-only 2 of them have parents in the truth the others are unbaptized publishers and are the only ones in their families serving Jehovah!

My girls-only 2 of them have parents in the truth the others are unbaptized publishers and are the only ones in their families serving Jehovah!

My congregation

My congregation

A typical home in my territory

A typical home in my territory

Another typical home in my community

Another typical home in my community

 

Puerto Limon-The Atlantic side of CR

A witness family owns this  spot on the beach-good pizza!

A witness family owns this spot on the beach-good pizza!

Tasha got her beads done

Tasha got her beads done

Punta Uva Beach-Atlantic coast

Punta Uva Beach-Atlantic coast

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More beach

Inside the Kingdom Hall

Inside the Kingdom Hall

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My traveling buddies from my congregation in Guanacaste

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Tonie and I seeking refuge from the rain at the convention

The convention was rained out!

The convention was rained out!

Rice and Beans-No this isn't arroz y frijoles, it is called rice and beans in English. It's a Caribbean style dish

Rice and Beans-No this isn’t arroz y frijoles, it is called rice and beans in English. It’s a Caribbean style dish

Kingdom Hall in Cajuita-There is an English congregation here

Kingdom Hall in Cajuita-There is an English congregation here

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A Patty (Pat-Tay)…delicious

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The first convention I didn't wear heels to-ever!!!

The first convention I didn’t wear heels to-ever!!!

The crowd

The crowd

District Convention in Limon

District Convention in Limon

Panama!

our other boat of friends

our other boat of friends

Panama with Raven and Natasha

Panama with Raven and Natasha

Our group crossing the Panama border.

Our group crossing the Panama border.

Panama fast food-they use US dollars...and yes that's the real price-it's dirt cheap!

Panama fast food-they use US dollars…and yes that’s the real price-it’s dirt cheap!

Boat one

Boat one

surrounded by beautiful creation

surrounded by beautiful creation

Red Frog beach-Boca del Toro

Red Frog beach-Boca del Toro

This is so me!

This is so me!

Our water taxi

Our water taxi

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We were catching some waves!

We were catching some waves!

Aww...Look at this water

Aww…Look at this water

WOW! The water was so calm

WOW! The water was so calm

Costa Rica’s former Branch office is now a Translation office

Translation Office in CR. This is the old branch office in CR. It was closed when CR came under the Mexico branch. The building is currently for sale, but is still being used as a translation office for Costa Rican SIgn. It was a beautiful branch!

Translation Office in CR. This is the old branch office in CR. It was closed when CR came under the Mexico branch. The building is currently for sale, but is still being used as a translation office for Costa Rican SIgn. It was a beautiful branch!

 

LESCO Translation room

LESCO Translation room

Empty Bethel offices

Empty Bethel offices

Huge Bethel rooms-with a great view!

Huge Bethel rooms-with a great view!

The recreation room with a fire place

The recreation room with a fire place

A water fountain in the garden

A water fountain in the garden

A view from the yard

A view from the yard

The pond at the branch

The pond at the branch
Just some more beautifulness

Just some more beautifulness