Saturday, January 23, 2016

January 19th 2016 Welcome to 10 new elders and sisters of the Great Zambia Lusaka Mission. We pledge to love you (that comes easy) and to help you be the best missionary you can be! This is the last group from the Johannesburg South Africa MTC under the loving care of President and Sister Collins! They will be greatly missed and are ohhhh so appreciated!

Sister Reid from Keizer Oregon

Elder Tshabalala from SA

Elder Veney from Kentucky

Elder Kabisa from Namibia

Sister Arok from Utah by way of Kenya by way of Sudan

Sister Brown from Boise Idaho

Elder Nemakonde from Zimbabwe

Elder Day from Utah Orem UT

Elder Hollingsworth from CA

Elder Tippets from Stockton Utah

Powerful group right here! 
Can't wait to see them shine and grow and fall in love with Zambia and Malawi.

Goodbye to 6 terrific elders! January 5th 2016

Elder Hinckley home to Calgary.
This elder lost about 60 lbs on his mission. He is a shadow of himself (but a really substantive shadow :) He was a caring ZL

Elder Njeri home to Kenya. We loved this elder's sweet testimony. 
He was endearing to many who felt his love and acceptance.

Elder Shai home to Polokwane, SA. We loved hearing him play the piano. He had a way of making people laugh and smile.

Elder Barrett home to Idaho. This is one unique and highly capable elder...and we loved that he was an organizer, outspoken and proficient.

Elder Barrett home to Bloemfontein, SA. 
Scored "Advanced" on his English Oral Proficiency Test. He was intuitive and witty.

Elder Walusimbi home to Uganda. 
Also scored "Advanced" on his English Oral Proficiency Test. 
He endured a lot of ailments with a smile!

Friday, January 22, 2016

Zambia Combined Christmas Zone Conference

Elder and Sister Hull

Elder Groesbeck, Sister Salmon, Elder Bodily

Elders Mohlakoana, Owor and Bennett

Elders Sagers, Ssengooba, Hiltbrand and Brewerton

Sister Bodily

Sister Nyachwo

Elder Ntsekwa

Elder Brewerton

Elder Ketchum

Sister Solomone

Elders Mabe, Tayembi, Walusimbi and Madilu

Elder Mohlakoana