Monthly Archives: June 2016

Daily Dose Class in Ellensburg

Tonight these fine students learned what to do and say when they visit a doctor’s office.  This is one of our two Daily Dose classes held this evening in Ellensburg.  They were having a great time learning together.  And those are … Continue reading

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Miner’s Burgers and Hungry Elders

Legendary Big Burgers at Miner’s in Yakima.  YUM.  We met with Elders Kinnear and Allsop this afternoon, then took them home to Toppenish with a stop on the way at Miner’s for dinner.  These are fine Elders who love being … Continue reading

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A Cherry (or fifty) a day. . .

Stopping by Johnson Farms on the way home today:And a few apricots. . .  .  Oh my these are delicious!

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Monday at the Office

Yakima Valley Elders ruling the roost and more delicious cherries from Elder Smith.Getting to know the next batch of new missionaries who will arrive in July:How Sister Thompson gives hugs to Elders without touching them:A cherry a day. . .Goofus:Sister … Continue reading

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Missionaries and Members in the Yakima Summitview Ward

We love all the good members in our mission area.  Meet Brother and Sister Smith, who have served 4 missions, and now they make sure the Elders in the Summitview Ward are fed dinners every evening.  They haven’t stopped serving. … Continue reading

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Baptism in Rama de Hispana de Englewood

This is a beautiful sight.  Karla Loza Cancino was baptized this afternoon in the Selah Stake Center.  She is the newest member of the Englewood Spanish Ward.  There is so much love in this ward.  Today it increased even more.Elder … Continue reading

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Baptism in Zillah!

This afternoon Aryn Mamizuki was baptized in the Zillah Ward.  Elders Criddle and Olson have been teaching her.  The youth in this ward are fabulous missionaries and set a wonderful example for their school friends.  They are keeping the missionaries … Continue reading

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Salsa Sorta –a favorite Summer dish

Here’s another Lewis Family Favorite for summer: SALSA SORTA 1 Can Black Eyed Peas (drained) 1 Can Black Beans (drained and rinsed) 1 Can Corn (drained) Chopped tomatoes Chopped avocado Chopped cilantro Chopped green onion if you like Salt and … Continue reading

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Farewell Elder Duitsman. Farewell gall bladder.

Last night Elder Duitsman came to the mission home and this morning we took him to the airport.  He’s heading home to Alabama for a bit to have his gall bladder removed.  We look forward to his return as soon … Continue reading

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Don’t let go first.

I am what they call the “Mission Mother” and I do hugs.  I’ve been thinking about the good hugging that goes on in missionary life as I hug the Sister missionaries and watch the Elders greet and hug each other.  My … Continue reading

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