Zone Conference in Yakima

2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-4Today 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:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-52016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-62016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-72016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-82016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-102016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-112016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-122016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-132016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-142016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-152016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-172016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-192016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-212016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-232016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-242016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-252016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-262016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-272016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-282016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-292016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-322016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-332016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-342016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-352016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-362016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-37Waiting for the meeting to begin:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-40Opening song:  Called to Serve2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-412016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-422016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-44Here are the conducting notes.  Elders Jarvis and Moser are our Yakima Zone Leaders.2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-472016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1822016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-181We had a fabulous day of training, instruction and inspiration!2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-63

2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-452016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-462016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-502016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-512016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1632016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-522016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-532016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-552016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-572016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-582016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-612016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-622016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-652016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-66Hermana Garcia hasn’t been feeling so well.  She got the special seat today.  Tomorrow she’ll be returning home to get better.2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-672016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-692016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-71Elder 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!2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-75The Yakima lunch ladies had delicious homemade soups set up and ready to go as we finished up this morning.2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-762016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-772016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-78We did a few role plays just before breaking for lunch.2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-812016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-832016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-862016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-882016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-89Then we got to eat!2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-982016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1012016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1032016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1052016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-106The clothing swap meet was going on during lunch:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1072016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1092016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1112016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1122016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1212016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1252016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1282016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1292016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1352016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1362016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1402016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1412016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-152Elder and Sister Call:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-156Elder and Sister Thompson:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-159Pres and Sister Smith:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1612016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1692016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1702016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1712016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1722016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-175Elder Uchdorf teaches us about car safety and flying planes:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1872016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1952016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-1992016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2002016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2022016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-203Cleaning up and good byes at the end of the day:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2052016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2102016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-211Award for the cleanest car went to Sister Fox and Sister MIller.2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2302016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2352016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2442016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2472016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-2502016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-262Beautiful Yakima Stake Center:2016-9-15-zone-conf-yak-263

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:2016-9-16-zone-conf-yak-group-12

About annlaemmlenlewis

I am member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and I am currently serving as a Missionary in the Washington Yakima Mission. Welcome to my personal blog, Ann's Words, and my Mission blog, Our Yakima Mission. If you are interested in family history stories and histories, you can find those posted in Ann's Stories. Thanks for looking in!
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