Our Zone Conferences always starts with a leadership
meeting first. Zone and District leaders counsel together.
Elder Trapnell gave us a lot of food for thought as he
discussed respect vs. love. Can we have one independent
of the other? Is one better than the other? How can
we have both? These were just a few questions we
Elder Simonson then instructed us using a wonderful
quote by President Hinckley. He incorporated the things
we are doing well in the mission, and the things we could
use improvement. It was very instructive and enlightening.
Getting ready for the conference to begin.
Our missionary couple fed us Krispy Kreme doughnuts and
juice boxes before the meeting began.
We have talented missionaries!
Cleanest boarding awards!
Only one birthday this month! Happy birthday Elder Chiromo.
This clever monkey managed to open the door to the church
twice after we started our meeting. And, helped himself to a
Elder Hoopes instructs us.
Elder Merritt offered a beautiful testimony.
Elder Takau, one of our assistants, offered several
Elder Hoopes, one of our Zone Leaders, was in charge
of this Zone Conference.
Elder Mnisi has a gentle manner.
Elder Chiromo has a contagious smile.
Elder Harp is rock solid.
Elder Simonson and Elder Dean.
Elder Trapnell offered great comments.
Elder Sithole is our other Zone Leader - they did a great job
leading our conference.
Elder Ruben offered a wonderful testimony.
Elder Vaughn is insightful.
Elder Huntington is remarkable.
This is Elder Ngulube's last round of Zone Conferences.
Yes, everyone is pointing at me! I LOVE these missionaries!
These missionaries are on their 24th month of mission.
Elder and Sister Wood made our lunch a big hit!
They got chicken burritos from a Mexican restaurant
(which might be the only one in all of South Africa!).
It was amazing!
A special musical number! Yes, we are blessed to
have so many talented missionaries!
The conference was a huge success. The spirit was
strong, and we were all uplifted, and our hearts
changed to do better! We are so proud of these