Today we stayed in Yakima for our biggest Zone Conference here. There were about 100 of us! We were greeted at the Stake Center by mission cars with their mouths open, waiting to be inspected.
Here are the missionaries who greeted us:Waiting for the meeting to begin:Opening song: Called to ServeHere are the conducting notes. Elders Jarvis and Moser are our Yakima Zone Leaders.We had a fabulous day of training, instruction and inspiration!
Hermana Garcia hasn’t been feeling so well. She got the special seat today. Tomorrow she’ll be returning home to get better.Elder Buchanan is also heading home tomorrow for a bit. He’ll have a cyst on his tailbone removed so he can sit down again for long meetings like these!The Yakima lunch ladies had delicious homemade soups set up and ready to go as we finished up this morning.We did a few role plays just before breaking for lunch.Then we got to eat!The clothing swap meet was going on during lunch:Elder and Sister Call:Elder and Sister Thompson:Pres and Sister Smith:Elder Uchdorf teaches us about car safety and flying planes:Cleaning up and good byes at the end of the day:Award for the cleanest car went to Sister Fox and Sister MIller.Beautiful Yakima Stake Center:
All the rest of the photos from today will be posted in an album on the Washington Yakima Facebook page. Below is our whole group today: