Sisters! I made a video from our conference. You have permission to go watch it on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/clint.smith.777/videos/10213309799234720/
Lunch is a welcome break. We try to catch a shot of everyone at some point during the day. If you don’t see your favorite Elder or Sister, you probably will next time. The “Gratitude Glasses” came out and we tried to look at life’s situations with more gratitude and thanksgiving.
Working together is like heaven. We have had a few adjustments, but we really love it. Keeping up with date night is a must. We really do love to spend time together.
Walking on eggs. We don’t have to “CRACK” under pressure. Missionaries get very attached to their zones. They make lasting friendships with each other and with people in their wards and branches. Light just radiates from their faces.
Dothan Alabama is the proud host of the National Peanut Festival. It looks a lot like a state fair, but has some wonderful southern touches, like several acres of farm equipment, a guy who creates chainsaw critters from trees, and lots of “bolled” peanuts. This year we rented space for a booth where we talk … More Peanuts!
Today we finally discussed President Hinckley’s talk “The Loneliness of Leadership”. We talked about the mission culture and companionship culture. We spoke about becoming a lifetime disciple of Jesus Christ. These are principles we want to get out to the whole mission.
This month, in preparation for the meeting, we read President Hinckley’s talk, which covered the topic of being a leader. It is lonely sometimes because others are watching them and measuring them against a pretty high standard. Each missionary only serves in the council for a short period of time. They learn a little bit … More MLC