Thursday, April 20, 2017

Welcome To The PPM April 2017

Our smallest group of new missionaries yet to enter the PPM.  We welcomed Elder Wang and Sister Fielding on April 10, 2017






Sister Fielding is being trained by Sister Stimpson

Elder Wang being trained by Elder Aguinaga 

Thursday, April 13, 2017

March 2017 Zone Conference In Lewisburg


Front:  Elder Haroldsen, Elder and Sister Clarke, Sister and Elder Samuelson, Sister and President Johnson, Sister and Elder Thompson, Sister and Elder Christensen 
Row 2: Sisters Parry, Roper, Hill, Pena, Simonsen, Palmer, Smith, Albrecht, Pina, Hegewald, Tew, and Anderson 
Row 3: Elders Story, Robertson, Zubeck, Krentz, Marcum, Ramos, Gull, Swisher, Cooper, Aitken, Butikofer, Haroldsen, Andrews, Sisters McDonald and Jackson
Rows 4-5:  Elders Wood, Williamson, Huff, Wilson, Segon, Schwartz, Parke, Rich, Kinman, Hansen, White, Payne, Holley, Argyle 





















President and Sister Snoden joined us for part of the conference. He is the new Stake President in Williamsport.  Here is some counsel he shared with us.

Every individual is responsible for your own happiness.

"Every day is a good day in the mission field!"  #makeAgreatDay!

Become an optimist!  


Joy is a choice!  "When the focus of our lives is on Jesus Christ we can feel joy regardless of what is happening in our life."  - Elder Russell M. Nelson








Thank you Sweet Sisters who provided lunch for us.

The scriptures are filled with committment invitations from Heavenly Father and our Savior Jesus Christ who long to bless us.  They offer beautiful promised blessings as we are willing to act in faith!  ASK and  YE SHALL RECEIVE!  KNOCK and IT SHALL BE GIVEN UNTO YOU!  We broke into groups and found invitations and promised blessings.  Here are just a few:


Friday, April 7, 2017

March 2017 Zone Conference In Green Tree


PROMISES TO MISSIONARIES STRIVING TO BRING OTHERS TO CHRIST

Doctrine and Covenants 84
85 Neither take ye thought beforehand what ye shall say; but treasure up in your minds continually the words of life, and it shall be given you in the very hour that portion that shall be meted unto every man.

D&C 18
14 Wherefore, you are called to cry repentance unto this people.
15 And if it so be that you should labor all your days in crying repentance unto this people, and bring, save it be one soul unto me, how great shall be your joy with him in the kingdom of my Father! 

All of theses verses are in the D&C

Have strength not known among men (24:12)
He Himself will go with you and be in your midst (32:3)
Power shall rest upon you, He shall go before your face (39:12)
Enemies shall not have power over you (44:5)
The Lord shall stand by you (68:6)your 
No weapon formed against you shall prosper (71:9)
The gates of hell shall not prevail against you (17:8)
You shall have the power of God unto the convincing of men (11:21)
You shall become as Nephi of old (33:8)
You will not be confounded, it shall be given you in the hour what you shall say (84:85, 100:5)
Your words shall be scripture, the will of the Lord (68:4)
Your arm will be Gods arm (35:14)
You shall stand blameless before God (4:2)
You shall have a testimony of the words of the Prophets(21:9)
You shall have revelations (28:8)
Your sins will be forgiven you (31:5, 36:1, 60:7, 62:3, 84:61) nothing else in the gospel promises that
You shall have great faith (39:12)
You will be able to keep Gods law (44:5)
You shall have blessings greater than the treasure of the earth(19:37-38)
He will take care of your flocks ( 88:72) and your back shall be laden with sheaves(31:5; 33:9)
You shall not be weary in mind, body, limb, or joint, and you shall not go hungry or thirsty (84:80, 116)
your joy shall be great (18:14-15)
He will send you the comforter which shall teach you the truth and wither you shall go(79:2)
the Holy Ghost shall bear record of whatsoever ye shall say (100:8)
He will bear you up as on eagles wings; and you shall beget glory and honor to yourself and unto the Lord's name (124:18)
He will make you holy (60:7)



Front:  Elders Manley, Condie, Torgersen, Walker, Riggs, Smedley, Duley, Johnson, Cahoon, La Fon and Rayburn
Row 2:  Sisters Johnson, Canaan, Elders Aguinaga, Mc Cally, Sisters Finau, Faamaile, Simmons, Roden, Kelley, Stimpson, Sage, Beckstrand, and Chambers 
Row 3:  President Johnson, Elders Canaan, Nelson (behind), Jones, Spencer, Sisters Leavitt, Jackson, Robison, DeWidt, Monson, Belnap, Brunner, Bartlett, Kwasney, Elders McGee, Heywood, Sisters Barton, Bowden, Sage, Beckstrand, and Chambers
Rows 4-6:  Sister and Elder Christensen, Elders Wilson, Jarvis, Parke, Cook, Kotter, Li, Davidson, Pututau, Halls, Kap, White, Madsen, Gatrell, Chafin, Montgomery, Nuttall, Gray, Walker, Sisters Anderson, Jacobsen, Dean, Elders Williamson, Noyes, Cowan, Winfree, Sister Casler, Elders Holdaway, Gneiting, Goulding, Elder and Sister Clarke, Payne, Synder, English, Adams and Goeckeritz 





Sister Christensen mending missionary pants 

Zone Leaders training
Sister Trainers training

Role plays

Zone Leaders training

More role plays ...





Zone Leaders training



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Lunch is served!













Thank you to our gracious hostesses.


Singing our gratitude : )