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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!

Conferencia Hispana 2017 tonight in Selah

We drove straight to the Selah Stake Center this evening for the Hispanic Cultural Event.  What a fun evening!!  And what a beautiful time of year, even in the church parking lot: Here are a few photos of this wonderful … Continue reading

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Interviews in Sunnyside

Here we are in Sunnyside this afternoon, enjoying this good company.  Interviews continue, goodness flows, and Pres Lewis and I are grateful every day to be here. Elder Sanchez and Elder Alonzo, serving in the Sunnyside west areaElder Sanchez:  I … Continue reading

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Interviews with Zillah and Toppenish Elders

Today we headed south to the Lower Valley–to Toppenish and then to Sunnyside.  The drive along the Yakima River was SPECTACULAR.  I wish I could’ve had an afternoon with my camera along the river.  The colors were Perfect Fall Colors.  … Continue reading

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Interviews with the Yakima Valley Spanish Upper Valley

We spent the day here in Yakima, with our Spanish Zone.  These are the missionaries serving in what we call the “Upper Valley” or Yakima, Selah, Naches, Union Gap, and Terrace Heights.  Tomorrow we’ll meet with the “Lower Valley” or … Continue reading

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Interviews in Othello

Moving on to Othello this afternoon, we met with the rest of the Othello Zone. Hermana Graff and Hermana Goff, serving in WardenHerman Graff:  I was homeless for 3 months before my mission.  I’ve been a figure skater for 8 … Continue reading

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Interviews: Royal Hermanas and Mattawa Elders

These crazy Hermana locked their keys in their apartment this morning when they went out to exercise!  We got to see their true beauty! Hermana Falla and Hermana Bastian, serving in Royal 2nd & 3rdHermana Falla:  I love roller blading.  … Continue reading

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Interviews in Quincy

Here we are in Quincy with these 4 Excellent Elders. Elder Theil and Elder Jensen, serving in the Quincy east areaElder Theil:  I drove a purple truck before my mission.  I have 5 older siblings.  I’ve never broken a bone. … Continue reading

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