There is much to learn and today has been a perfect day together!
Here are our five new missionaries as we met this morning in the
mission home to begin our training.
With the sisters...
President Clayton with Elder Heredia
Getting ready for our breakfast together.
President Clayton introducing our mission map.
I began our training by going over:
*our missionary daily schedule
*our missionary apartments
*our missionary health
*learning English here in the mission
Elder Cluff and Elder Velazquez introducing
learning English and setting goals to
Another picture here at the mission home
before we left for the church by the Temple.
President Clayton's introduction of
the four key indicators
and the three pillars of our mission:
Elder Anderson going over mission finances
I went over
*Mission materials and supplies
*Elevating our thoughts cards
I introduced our elevating our thoughts cards..
small, pocket sized cards where our missionaries
can write their own, ten personal uplifting
and inspirational ideas and thoughts to inspire
and help direct their thoughts when they wander
or when they become distracted.
Our Elders keep them in their front shirt
pocket, our sisters in their planners...
for easy and quick access. :)
Meeting their trainers!
Here are our seasoned and prepared trainers!
And here are our excited and anxious
The wait is over!
Trainer Sister Lindsay with Sister Paredes
Trainer Sister Beriguete with Sister Juarez
Trainer Sister Benavidez with Sister Gutierrez
Trainer Elder Novak with Elder Heredia
President Clayton’s closing remarks
Doctrine and Covenants 80:3
Wherefore, go ye and preach my gospel,
whether to the north or to the south, to the east
or to the west, it mattereth not,
for ye cannot go amiss.
One final picture again of our five fabulous