Wednesday, June 28, 2017

A Spiritual Feast





The past 4 days of training at the MTC have been incredible.  We have walked the halls with, eaten our meals with and been taught by Prophets, Apostles, Seventies and the General Officers of the Church.  This IS the True and Living Church!!  Hurrah for Israel!

Saturday, June 24, 2017

The Adventure Begins!


We said goodbye to our home on Thursday and headed to Utah for training.

Russ' siblings were all able to join us for our setting apart blessings.

Russ was set apart by Elder Gary E. Stevenson, an Apostle. Jeni was set apart by Elder Gerrit W. Gong, of the Presidency of the Seventy (not pictured).

Role reversal:  Our children dropped US off at the MTC.
Our children had fun at the Family History Center in SLC.  It looks like they beat us to Sapporo.

Kiseki! ("A Miracle")

We had a different Thanksgiving, but it involved a miracle. About two days before, we decided to try and see if Kacie could go ...