All our new missionaries arrived safely yesterday. Today they met their new companions, received some training, and went their way to their first areas. Those who were assigned to areas that suffered damage during hurricane Michael will have many opportunities to serve there as the clean up efforts continue. This is a special group. They … More New Arrivals
Missionaries in vulnerable areas evacuated prior to Michael’s arrival. At least one member home has been lost to the storm. — Read on http://www.ldschurchnews.com/members/2018-10-10/latter-day-saints-enduring-hurricane-michaels-brutal-winds-48229
Elder Shayne M. Bowen of the Seventy and his sweet wife Lynette came for a tour of the mission from September 19-21. It was their 66th mission tour! We had a special Mission Leadership Council, apartment inspections, some interviews and two 1/2 mission conferences. We are excited to take our work to the next level.
The missionaries in the Pensacola area had an opportunity to be part of a community event involving several faith groups, and dedicated a home they helped build. We are striving to be good citizens of our communities here and now, and for always.
Every soul who chooses to make covenants with the Lord is precious. We have wonderful experiences seeing lives changed. Baptisms are special! We love visitors, especially old friends and their families. We also love to serve in the communities alongside so many wonderful people here in the Panhandle.
The idea is, to have as many people as possible read one page of the Book of Mormon, highlight references to deity, give us their comments, and if they choose, let us publish their picture and their comments online. Most of them do all of this without realizing it is the Book of Mormon It … More The Book of Mormon Experiment
We had many new members of our mission leadership council. They are so positive and love what they do as missionaries. These are great days.