Saturday, May 31, 2014

May 31, 2014 - Look who came to dinner!

We were blessed to have dinner tonight with Elder Richards, Elder Perry, President and Sister Kerr, Elder and Sister Higham and President and Sister Smart

May 29, 2014

Missionary Leadership Council

The Sister Training Leaders plus Sister Pierce

The Zone Leaders

We had to say goodbye to Sister Pierce today!  She is a wonderful missionary and Mission Secretary!  We will miss her so much, and are so grateful for everything she has done!  Well done, Sister Pierce!

May 25, 2014

It is such a delight to see Sister Chase and Sister Boyd, who dropped by for a visit!

We were equally excited to see Elder Jeffrey and his beautiful wife, who also came to visit us today!

Thursday, May 22, 2014

May 22, 2014

We had a Sister Leader Training Meeting this morning.  Here are our marvelous Sister Training Leaders.  Left to Right:  Sisters Oswald, Ruiz, Tucker, Beagley, Nielsen, Horikami, Anderson, Gowans, Graham and Williams

We also had a District Leader Training Meeting with our newest District Leaders.  Front Left to Right:  Elders Petersen, Rock, Passey, Montague, H. Anderson,  C. Anderson and Robbins.  Back row:  Elders Child, Lavender, Bushman, Reber, Haslem, Celeste, Schoonmaker, Perez and Felix

May 21, 2014

It's so hard to say goodbye to Sister Ta'a.  She has served so faithfully in the office taking care of the mail, the baptismal records, referrals and just loving everyone within her sphere!  We love you Sister Ta'a!

May 21, 2014

We are so happy to welcome Elder and Sister Nickle to our mission!  They come from Delta, Utah and will be serving in the Lake Elsinore Zone.

May 20. 2014

Our new AP's:  Elder Moss, Elder Figueroa and Elder Maxfield

Welcome to the California Riverside Mission!

This is Sister Castrillon in the middle of Eric and Kellie Carnohan.  He is one of the missionaries that baptized Sister Castrillon in New York, and he and his wife live in Riverside! 

Elder Foster and Elder Johns

Sister Luccion and Sister Castrillon

Elder Young and Elder Griffin

Elder Frost and Elder Henderson

May 19-20, 2014

Life holds endless possibilities to this wonderful group of outgoing missionaries!  As hard as it is to say goodbye, we are equally excited to watch the next chapter for them!  God be with you 'til we meet again!  From left to right:  Elder Coleman, Elder Albright, Elder McClain, Elder Wilkinson and Sister Fia.

One last picture before we head off to the airport

We also had to say goodbye to Elder Sanders who is a visa waiter who is now headed to Brazil to finish his mission.  He has served valiantly in Riverside, and we have every confidence that he will also serve the people of Brazil in the same faithful manner!

May 19, 2014

Look who dropped by!  It was great to see Elder Pinkerton again, and know that he is doing so well in his post-mission life!

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

May 12, 2014

Senior Family Home Evening
This is the last FHE that Sister Ta'a and Sister Pierce will be a part of.  They talked to us about their mission experiences.  We will miss them so much!

May 5, 2014

Office Staff Meeting

May 1, 2014

Mission Leadership Council
The Zone Leaders
The Sister Training Leaders