The Baptism of Rosalva Cuevas in Ellensburg

2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (1)Hermana Hinkle and Hermana Powell are preparing for Rosalva’s baptism today, making copies of the program.  Missionaries came from the entire district to cheer Rosa on.

2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (2)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (4)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (5)The Hermanas practiced their special musical number:2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (6)Sister Oliva was transferred up north this week, but she was on her way back for this special occasion.

2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (11)She arrived just in time!2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (15)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (12)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (18)The Hermanas spoke at the service, telling the story of Rosalva’s conversion and Elder Williams.2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (22)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (23)Afterwards they shared the story with Rosalva, and she got to see Elder Williams’ face again.  She said, “he hasn’t changed one bit!”2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (24)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (25)These are faithful members of the Spanish Group in Ellensburg:2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (28)This Leonardo, who spoke at the baptismal service.  He showed me a photo in his Book of Mormon taken in 2009 with the missionaries who taught him.  Some day years from now, members will be showing the next generation photos of our missionaries who taught them!2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (29)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (31)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (27)Members and investigators:2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (33)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (34)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (35)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (37)Everyone welcomes Rosalva:2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (39)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (41)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (46)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (47)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (52)2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (54)This has been the best day Ever.  And there is more to come.  I love these missionaries!2016-4-16 Rosalva Cuevas Baptism Ellensburg (43)

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