NOVEMBER 8, 2017 ~ NEW GOLDENS ARRIVE!
New Intake group!
Sister Sasa w/ Sister Day going up north! (Doig)
Sister Moana w/ Sister Tamanivalu
Sister Yuen w/ Sister Gale
Sister Cendana w/ Sister Orleans
Sister Loar w/ Sister Sa’u
Sister Cobb w/ Sister Wen
Sister Schuster w/ Sister Putnam
SISTERS: CENDANA – Philippines, MOANA – Canada/NSW, SASA – PNG, YUEN – Hong Kong, COBB – St. George, UT, LOAR – Nampa, ID, SCHUSTER – Idaho Fall, ID, ELDERS: BYINGTON – Rigby, ID, REN – China, TROFF – West Jordon, UT, PROWS – Layton, UT, FUNG – Hong Kong
Elder Troff w/ Elder Cadiang
Elder Ren w/ Elder Johnson
Elder Prows w/ Elder Choi
Elder Byington w/ Elder Gabut
Elder Fung w/ Elders: Zhang & Westbrook
OFF TO THEIR NEW AREAS! HOW EXCITING THE GOLDEN SPIRIT IS!
Elder Choi and Prows
Sister Cendana and Teihoarii
Sisters: Sa’u, Taamilosaga, & Schuster
Sisters Sasa and Yuen
Sisters Cobb and Wen
Elders Prows, Troff, Byington and President
Sister Teihoarii and Tamanivalu
Elders Cadiang and Troff
Elders Johnson and Ren
Sisters Putnam, Schuster, and Ash
OUR MIGHTY AP’S AND OFFICE ELDERS WORK VERY HARD! ONCE IN A WHILE THEY GET A BREAK!
Elders Fukofuka and Pugsley working with Elder Ho and Banks
Now they are off working with Elders Hansen, Foster, Miller, and Tonga
Saying Good-bye to Elder Watson, Morris, Cummings, Sharma, Hymas, and Smoot
Elder Cummings Birthday in the Office
Happy Birthday Elder Cummings
Elders Hymas, Smoot, Fukofuka, and Sharma
See the Joey?
He was a big Croc!
Elders: Hymas, Smoot, Sharma, Cummings, Morris, Fukofuka, and Pugsley!
Clapping out his age, Elder Cummings
Not real! (the crocodile)
It was so fun.
Singing to him, Elder Pugsley
President, Sister McSwain, Elders: Hymas, Cummings, Morris, Fukofuka, Pugsley, and Smoot
Elder Hymas’ Birthday
See the Joey?
Elders Cummings, Smoot, President, Pugsley, Fukofuka, Sharma, and Hymas
Steve Irwin’s Zoo
NOVEMBER 21-22, 2017 ~ GOLDEN ORIENTATION! ANOTHER 24 HOUR
Studying before trainings start.
Just a few more minutes.
Off we go “GQing”
Someone wants to listen:)
Here we go again!
President and Elder Stokes
Sisters: Wengert, Uili, and Watene
Sisters: Uili, Watene, McSwain, and Wengert:)
Elders Gabut, Byington, & Ren
Elder and Sister Clyde
Elders Laspinas, Stephens,& Nordfelt
Elder Smoot & Hymas
Golden Group and Trainers!
Sisters Teihoarii, Cendana, & Orleans
Sisters Taamilosaga, Loar, & Sa’u
Elders Cummings, Sharma, & Morris
Sisters Gale & Yuen
Sisters Putnam, Schuster, & Ash
Sisters Wengert, McCall, & Uili
Sister Wen & Cobb
Sisters Dott & Watene
Elders Troff & Cadiang
President and Sister McSwain
Sisters Tamanivalu & Moana
Elder Fung, Lee, & Smiley
Sister Doig & Wengert
Sister and Elder Stokes
“I KNOW THAT MY REDEEMER LIVES”
“HAPPY THANKSGIVING DAY” November 23, 2018 Osborne’s finish their mission! We will miss them. Self-Reliance Missionaries ~ and much more!
Sister & Elder Osborne w/ President & Sister McSwain
The Osborne’s ~ great missionaries!
Watts, McSwains, & Briggs
Sisters Watts & Errington
Look who was in St. George for Thanksgiving and found our home! The Jackson Twins!
Stokes, Bown, Mathews, & Errington
November 27, 2017 ~ Dinner with Sisters Anitema and Wengert and their investigators ~Rodney and Nicole, & two little boys, Oscar and Noah Shearing. And New Missionaries!
Rodney, Nicole, Noah, and Oscar Shearing
WHAT ARE THEY DOING?
Sisters: Roberts, Tarati, McSwain & Shan
Sisters: Shan, Roberts, Tarati
New Elders: Nollido, Zubiaga, Fiaui
November 30, 2017 ~ MLC~ GOOD LEADERS!
ELDERS: Richins, Hausia, Tai, Lal, Westbrook, Zhang, Tewes, Pierce, Ho, Ray, Hymas, Morris, King Bullock, Smoot, Aspacio, Tenny, Campbell, Sharma, Banks, Fukofuka, Hansen, Hunter, Foster, Pugsley, Deering, Santander, Nuttall. SISTERS: Wengert, Anitema, Lin, Tsai, Doig, Aloua, Sykes, Lilo, Wati-Cooper, Robles. The Clydes, and McSwains
Departing from Photo Shot
Elders Hausia and Smoot
Sister McSwain and Elder Fukofuka
Love the Elders!
Elder Sharma’s Birthday
Elder King’s Birthday
HAPPY BIRTHDAY ELDER SHARMA AND ELDER KING!!! and OUR OLDEST DAUGHTER TURNS 40! HAPPY BIRTHDAY MISTI ~ WHAT A SURPRISE PARTY:)
Oh! Joy, Ashli, Cruz, and Allie
Cousins! Leo, Trey, and Jonah
Bailie and Michael
Jeff and Daughter Jackson
Michael and Aubri ~ bro and sis
Trevor and Abby
Birthday Girl ~ Misti
Joy and Eli ~ sis and bro
Jared and Trev ~ Yum!
DECEMBER 1-3, 2017 ~ TOWNSVILLE DISTRICT CONFERENCE
Townsville Missionaries ~ Elders: Redd, Tenny, Feng, Hymas, Faatua, Olsen, Daligay, Gumisong, Pugsley & President, Sisters: Redd, McSwain, Rhodes, & Torres
Sister Torres, friends and Sister Rhodes
The Summer and Dave Olson Family ( Ashli)
Missionaries and Friends ~ investigators.
DECEMBER 4-5, 2017 ~ CAIRNS we drove from Townsville and enjoyed the Waterfalls along the way. We love the NORTH MISSIONARIES!
Sister Day and Sister Sasa
Elder Pugsley and Johnson
Elders:Johnson, Sautia, McSwain, Maxfield, Pugsley,Hymas, Elms, Sisters: Day, Sasa, McSwain, Maxfield, Shakin & Millward
Sisters: Day, McSwain, & Sasa
Elders: Elms, HoChing, Sautia, & Pugsley
Cathedral Fig Tree
Elders: Sautia, Elms & Pugsley
Maxfields and McSwains
They love the “U” ~ Haha!
Sister Maxfield, Day, Sasa, Shakin, McSwain, Millward
Getting Ready for Christmas, Feeding Hungry Missionaries and Baptising! & fixing broken legs!
Baptism of 5 Siblings ~ Elders Ho and Banks
Baptism of 3 Sisters. ~ Sisters Shan and Roberts
3 Sisters baptised by Elders Campbell, Bell, and Deering
Breakfast! Elder Hymas, Smoot, Pugsley, Fukofuka, President
Getting ready for Christmas!
Looking Good Elders! Morris, Hymas, Smoot, and Cummings
Dinner! 😦 Farewell dinner! for Elders Smoot and Fukofuka w/ Pugsley and Hymas
Boss Hog’s ~ farewell dinner. AP’s
Sister Ruatu leg operation/ fell off her bike!
All fixed! Blessings!
DECEMBER 14, 2017 ~ CHRISTMAS DEVOTIONAL ~ WONDERFUL!
Christmas Devotional ~ Singing Hymns w/Program
Christmas Devotional Dec. 2017
Christmas Wreaths~ they made me one too! Sisters: Orleans, Teihoarii, Shan, Cendena, Roberts, and Tarati
Pianist! Sister Wengert
Christmas Tree ~ thanks to the Clydes
Wow! MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Sisters: Wiradi, Lifo, Ruatu, & Salu
Tonga Sisters! Aloua & Anitema
Sisters: Taamilosaga, Loar, & Sa’u
Elder Gabut made his own tie! and matching ones for his whole zone!!!
DECEMBER 2017 ~ CHRISTMAS UP NORTH ~ ROCKY, TOWNSVILLE, & CAIRNS!
Rock Hampton Sisters: Broome, Kolia, Ezekiela, and Calayag
Elders: Bulusui, Contreras, Tuitama
Rock Hampton w/Tarrs, Sisters Kolia, Broome, Calayag, Ezekiela, Elders Bulusui, Contreras, Tuitama, & Ahn
Sister Ezekiela & Broome
Sister Kolia, Ezekiela, & Broome
ROCKHAMPTON MISSIONARIES ~ Elder and Sister Tarr, Elders: Bulusui, Contreras, and Tuitama, & Sisters: Broome, Kolia, Calayag, and Ezekiela
TOWNSVILLE’S MISSIONARIES ~ Elder and Sister Redd, Elders: Olson, Gumisong, Daligay, Tenny, & Sister Torres and Sister Rhodes
CAIRNS MISSIONARIES ~ Elder and Sister Maxfield, Sisters: Day, Sasa, Shakin, Millward, & Elders: Elms, Sautia, HoChing, and Johnson
DECEMBER 15, 2017 ~ DEPARTING MISSIONARIES ~ we will miss you! wow!
Elders: Fukofuka, Foster, Ray, Banks, Tahere, Smoot, Tonga, Tenny, Campbell, Hausia, Lotayo & Parry (not in picture) Sisters: Gale, Tavivongpaiboon, Lilo, Taamilosaga, McSwain & President McSwain
Temple Day! Last Day!
“Till We Meet Again”
Sisters Gale and Tavivonpiaboon and AP’S
Last Night! Elders: Smoot, Campbell, Hausia, Fukofuka, Tonga, Foster, Banks, Ray, Tenny, Tahere, and Parry President and Sisters: Lilo, Tavivongpaiboon, Gale and Taamilosaga
~ DECEMBER 16, 2017 ~
Elder Lotayo left a day before all the others!
Early morning flight/off to Philippines
Next morning before sunrise ~ Elder Tahere is on way home.
Off to New Zealand
Elder Lotayo home to the Philippines, Elder Tahere home to New Zealand.
Sister Lilo off to Sydney
Sister McSwain & Lilo, w/President
Three off to Tonga, Elders Fukofuka, Tonga, & Hausia
Sister Tavivongpaiboon off to Thailand
Companions! Elder Fukofuka and Pugsley
Members w/ Sister “T”
Elder Campbell home to Melbourne
Elder Campbell w/ President
Elder Campbell home to Melbourne
Sister Lilo home to Sydney, Elder Campbell home to Melbourne, 3 Elders home to
Tonga ~Fukofuka, Tonga, & Hausia. And Sister Tavivongpaiboon home to Thailand.
Airport with those going to US
Sister Gale w/Member
Sisters: Taamilosaga & Gale
Elder Banks going home to SLC
Elder Parry going home to Lehi
Elder Ray going home to Washington UT
Elder Smoot “AP” going home to Garland UT
Elder Tenny going home to
Last one at 6:00 PM
Sister Taamilosaga going home to America Samoa
Sister Gale home to New Mexico, US, Elder Banks home to SLC UT, Elder Foster home to Bountiful UT, Elder Parry home to Lehi UT, Elder Ray home to Washington UT, Elder Smoot home to Garland UT, Elder Tenny home to Richfield Utah, and Sister Taamilosaga home to America Samoa.
Halle 3 ~ Dance Recital
Halle ~ Reindeer ~ Dance Recital
Leo ~ learning how to dress himself!
Bangerter Christmas Party
Cruz ~ Christmas morning
Nash ~ Christmas Morning
Cruz and Nash ~ ready to GO
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
MAY YOU ALL BE SHOWERED WITH BLESSINGS FROM ABOVE. WE LOVE YOU ALL AND WE LOVE THESE WONDERFUL ABM MISSIONARIES. THANKS FOR SHARING THEM WITH US! WE WISH YOU COULD ALL SEE WHAT WE SEE EVERYDAY! THE CHURCH IS TRUE, OUR SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST HAS MADE IT POSSIBLE FOR EACH OF US TO RETURN AND LIVE WITH HIM AND OUR FATHER IN HEAVEN AGAIN!