Departing Group, Tuesday Morning

We came home from the airport at about 5:30 and went back to bed until it was time to get breakfast ready for the rest at 8:30.  Hermana Lin’s father flew in from Taiwan, to escort her home.  They started the rest of our day with this sweet reunion:2018-3-27 Departing Group (8)2018-3-27 Departing Group (10)2018-3-27 Departing Group (22)Then it was time for our last meal together.2018-3-27 Departing Group (12)2018-3-27 Departing Group (11)2018-3-27 Departing Group (14)2018-3-27 Departing Group (15)2018-3-27 Departing Group (16)This morning the APs picked up Elder Taylor and brought him to us too.  He’s joining this departing group to fly to Salt Lake today.  Tomorrow he will go to the Provo MTC to begin his training there.  We’ve loved having him here for his first 2 transfers.2018-3-27 Departing Group (17)2018-3-27 Departing Group (18)2018-3-27 Departing Group (19)Taking care of business (on his new Smart Phone).  The APs are learning to use the Smart Phones first, so they can help train all the Zone Leaders at our next MLC.2018-3-27 Departing Group (21)Departing Shots:2018-3-27 Departing Group (13)2018-3-27 Departing Group (23)2018-3-27 Departing Group (24)2018-3-27 Departing Group (25)2018-3-27 Departing Group (28)We had a bit of time left before we had to leave for the airport, so we each shared our best advice with Elder Taylor.2018-3-27 Departing Group (30)2018-3-27 Departing Group (31)2018-3-27 Departing Group (32)Elder Medina’s roommates dropped by with his forgotten journal, so we had a few more goodbyes:2018-3-27 Departing Group (35)2018-3-27 Departing Group (37)2018-3-27 Departing Group (39)Loading up and Moving Out!2018-3-27 Departing Group (29)2018-3-27 Departing Group (41)2018-3-27 Departing Group (42)2018-3-27 Departing Group (43)2018-3-27 Departing Group (44)2018-3-27 Departing Group (45)Elder Summit’s friends came to see him off.  Penny was baptized a couple of weeks ago!2018-3-27 Departing Group (48)2018-3-27 Departing Group (50)2018-3-27 Departing Group (51)2018-3-27 Departing Group (52)2018-3-27 Departing Group (53)2018-3-27 Departing Group (54)2018-3-27 Departing Group (55)2018-3-27 Departing Group (57)Last Hugs.  The Hardest Of All.2018-3-27 Departing Group (60)2018-3-27 Departing Group (61)2018-3-27 Departing Group (62)2018-3-27 Departing Group (63)2018-3-27 Departing Group (65)2018-3-27 Departing Group (66)2018-3-27 Departing Group (68)2018-3-27 Departing Group (73)DON’T MAKE ME GO!!!!2018-3-27 Departing Group (75)After they were off–we were exhausted and emotionally spent.2018-3-27 Departing Group (76)The last glimpse:2018-3-27 Departing Group (77)Farewell dear friends and fellow servants!2018-3-27 Departing Group (78)2018-3-27 Departing Group (79)We’ll be back again this afternoon to pick up our new arriving group!

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