This post includes January and February. Ladies first at lunch time. I was recruited for a musical number. Pretty sweet, singing with my friends!We have some revelatory experiences in council together.
For President Smith’s and my birthday we asked every companionship in the entire mission to SPRING CLEAN their apartments and cars. AND to send photos of the piles of stuff they were able to let go of. It’s funny how excited they all got to do this. We know that getting rid of things that … More HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY SWEETIE.
We only had two missionaries join us this transfer, and said goodbye to five precious friends. These transfers are hard, no matter how many people are involved. We love them all!Scenes from the transfer parking lot. They talked me into playing some basketball that last night. Pretty fun. The Old Guy can still shoot.
In December we get three zones together in each half for training, a musical program (LOTS of talent here!) and a talent show that includes a wide variety, from Irish dancing to Yo-yo to juggling. We also have a very nice catered lunch. And of course, missionaries love to get together with their mission friends. … More Christmas Conference – West
These are special times. Ugly sweater contests can get very interesting with these creative young adults! Ugly sweaters abound Senior couples joined in the fun, with spouses admiring from the back. Missionaries learn to improvise The roping demonstration was particularly entertaining……as was the Angry Evangelist. ‘Twas the night before Christmas…..”Elders Mouse and Goof discuss safety … More Christmas Conference – East
These days are bittersweet. We’ve seen these friends become disciple of the Savior. We love them so! Transfer days are full of emotions. There is so much love among missionaries!
It’s always a joy to meet our newest batch of lifelong friends. This is a small group and includes two Elders waiting for their visas to go on to India. We will love them whole they’re here!