I hope they call me on a mission
When I have grown a foot or two.
I hope by then I will be ready
To teach and preach and work as missionaries do.
|Mission Leadership Council meets monthly. Sister Training Leaders|
s well as zone leaders meet to together to counsel on the needs of the mission
and missionaries and to account for goals and plans.
|Elders Lervold and Booth are updating the area book. Keeping records|
is a critical part of missionary labor.
|Elder Gaunt and Roberts and working on the area book as well,|
learning to daily update records.
|Elders Woodruff and Simkins immediately wrote in their plans|
an upcoming event.
|However missionaries soon learn that planners are not calendars but|
a compass to guide their wise use of time. They learn to set goals, make plans
and account for their vision and purpose.
|Yes, even in white shirts and ties!! Missionaries are anxious for opportunities|
to serve not only as teachers but in physical labor.
|Elders Nielson and Adkins pose with President after zone conference in Augusta.|
As the 'host' missionaries they take especial responsibility to make sure the building
is left as clean or cleaner than when we began the day.
|Missionaries meet early at the So. Royalton chapel for a day of zone conference. |
They study and prepare in advance to make the most of the day. They are also expected to report
on ways they applied the instruction and inspiration of the conference.
|They "rejoice exceedingly to see" one another|
|Missionaries love the day of conference.|
It's a time to reunite with former companions and
to 'catch up' on the people whom they loved and served in a former area.
|President Goodrich spends a quiet conference moment with Elder Cornia.|
The presidency counselors strengthen the missionaries' work with and for members.
|Yet another service opportunity: clean up!|
|Conference isa day to pick up supplies that have been carefully|
ordered and prepared by the office missionaries.
|Conference includes many opportunities to practice skills.|
|Missionaries desire to share the Book of Mormon, another testament of Christ|
to give others hope, peace and faith.