Monthly Archives: December 2015

White Christmas in Selah!

What a beautiful baptismal service we attended this evening for the Martinez-Farias family and Alejandro Barrios!  These are amazing friends who are making wonderful choices and changing their lives in such good ways.  We feel such great love for our … Continue reading

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Christmas in Yakima!

Christmas morning in Yakima!  We all slept in.  A luxury.  Then the kids did their traditional descent from upstairs to the kitchen and family room where we had hot sticky buns and opened our stockings.  Last night we read the … Continue reading

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Christmas Cheese Ball Recipe

I know you might be looking for the perfect cheese ball recipe for your holiday dinners this next week.  here it is, the Best Ever. Killer Good Cheese Ball 2 packages of cream cheese 2 Tbl of lemon juice chopped … Continue reading

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Sending out Christmas Cheer!

It was a cold clear day today in Yakima.  We headed to the office after packing the Christmas morning breakfast care packages.  Here’s what went in each box for each zone:These are heading up north this afternoon:We also sent the … Continue reading

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Christmas Morning Breakfast Gatherings!

We decided it would be fun to have each zone get together for a big yummy breakfast Christmas morning while the rest of the world has their family time.  We are family too, so we are going to send out … Continue reading

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More Mail Pours In

When we arrived at the office this morning, these Elders were shoveling snow.  We’ve got plenty here!  Then the mail man found his way to us and unloaded another truck load.  80-something packages came in today, and dozens of letters. … Continue reading

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Carol of Joy

We shared this exquisite music with our missionaries last week at our Christmas gatherings.  It’s my very favorite Christmas carol.  Here it is performed by the BYU Choirs and Philharmonic Orchestra: Carol of Joy by Eileen Berry Green leaves all … Continue reading

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