Today in Toppenish! Zone Conference #4 in four days! This is the first time we’ve done 4 in a week. It’s been great. Smaller groups have made for better meetings with more participation from everyone. This has been an excellent week and we’ve loved meeting with every missionary in the mission in just these few days.
It’s not hard to see how happy everyone is and how much they enjoy working together.The Calls and Sis Schilling, our new Mission Nurse:Pres Reynolds and the Omans who are serving in White Salmon and Stevenson.Elder Poloncic and Elder Bird, Zone Leaders in The Dalles Zone, conducted the meeting.Here’s today’s agenda. We were an hour behind before we knew it.As we met, the Toppenish Lunch Ladies were hard at work in the kitchen, and grilling hamburgers and hot dogs out on the grill.Training from Elder Favila and Elder Wunderlich, Zone Leaders in the Yakima Valley Spanish Zone:Training from Hna Andrews and Hna Dungan, our Yakima STLs:Group photo before lunch:Ahhhh, summer food!YUM. So good.The wonderful lunch crew:And singing our thanks:Only one birthday boy in this group!Then we had our 3rd training by Elders Bird and Poloncic:Playing the 42 Principles Game:Elder King was the Champion again!
Then we had our break-out sessions by zone. Yakima Valley:The Dalles:A final testimony by Hna Dungan:Closing song:Excellent missionaries all around. Wow, they are great. Hated for the day to end.