Daily Archives: February 13, 2018

The Last Piece of Transfer Planning

After everyone was settled into bed, the APs joined us to figure out who would be who’s companion tomorrow.  We spent about 1.5 hours talking, then praying about what we felt would be best.  We feel heavenly help as we … Continue reading

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Arrival Dinner, Orientation with the Office Couples, and Testimony Meeting

Dinner was great–Chicken cordon bleu, steamed beans, glazed carrots, funeral potatoes salad, and brownies and ice cream for dessert!  YUMMMM!The Senior Couples from the office and Sister Schilling, our Mission Nurse joined us.We had a minute or two before the … Continue reading

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Back at the Mission Home . . .

At 3:30 the troops returned to the Mission Home, excited and energized.  We headed downstairs to hear about everyone’s adventures.What a great group!  It was an excellent afternoon.See the happy faces!I love how quickly we all become family here.  After this, we … Continue reading

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They call it “Fear Busting”

After lunch our new missionaries were paired off with some of our local Elders and Sisters and they went out to work for a couple of hours this afternoon.  It’s exciting and scary to actually start being a missionary!  It’s … Continue reading

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Our New Missionaries Feb 2018

Here are our dozen new missionaries!  We are so glad they are here safe and sound!  From Mexico:From Provo:From Tyler, ORE:Sister Going:Sister Hopkin:Sister Glover:Elder Glancy:Elder Goetz:Elder Merrill: Elder Judd: And our Spanish-speakers: Elder Carrasco:Elder Gutierrez:Hermana Timm:Hermana Gray:Elder Ellingson:

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Arriving Group February 2018!

There they go, then Here they come!!  What a great group arrived today on the tails of those leaving.  We received 9 from the Provo MTC (along with the 3 who arrived from Mexico last night).  We are so thrilled … Continue reading

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Breakfast and to the Airport!

The morning passed quickly.  We had a nice big breakfast, then loaded up and headed to the airport!  The Bowns:Good food:Final pictures (remember, final is relative):  Elder NielsonElder BownElder GoodwinElder PowellElder BouckElder OlsonElder RamirezSister LowhamFarewell to Elder Bown:Meanwhile, the cleaning begins … Continue reading

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Elder Bown’s Parents Arrive!

We were up early this morning, preparing for the day.  Pres Lewis and I had breakfast organized and ready to serve at 8:30.  Santa Fe Egg Casserole, waffles, bacon, OJ.  All the good things we love here.About that time, Elder Bown’s … Continue reading

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