Merike Pajula, Finnish nursing student, made the life-altering decision to be baptized after meeting BYU nursing students. Adjunct professor Curt Newman flew out to Finland to perform the baptism. Photo courtesy of Pajula. By Quincey Taylor One of the first things Merike Pajula noticed about the professors and students from BYU was their warm presence.Continue reading “BYU Nursing Students Inspire Finnish Convert Baptism”
Between bowls of summer soup, sight-seeing and learning a difficult language, Melanie Vandenbark, from Olathe, Kansas, felt fulfilled as she worked hard to care for Finland’s sick and wounded.