The Hermanas and Sisters slept at the mission home while the elders stayed at a members home. We had breakfast at 7:30 consisting of waffles with strawberries, bacon, and juice or milk. We love serving fresh California strawberries.
President Felix was able to visit with each missionary while Sister Felix played "Jeopardy" using questions from
Preach My Gospel and the white handbook.
Because it was almost dark when we got to Ventura from the Santa Barbara airport we waited to go to the Cross until Tuesday. President Felix is talking about being anxiously engaged and having both feet in. Previous posts will explain the story from President Uchtdorf.
Putting both feet in!
The transfer train was in progress while we were with the new missionaries. The mission office is one of the pick up and drop off points. We are grateful for Bro. Judson who has helped us the last two transfers with his truck and a
Lunch was available for the new missionaries, trainers, and departing missionaries.
I love this picture. I surprised Sister Iverson as she was getting plastic bags to put left over sandwiches in for missionaries to take.
Trainers with a couple of follow up trainers and their companions. While the new missionaries are meeting with the senior couples, President and the assistants meet with the trainers for some training.
After the two meetings both groups join together so that the companions can meet one another. Luggage was left at the mission home so it needed to be picked up before going to their areas.
Sisters Hopkins and Castaneda
Hermanas Flores and Huesca
Hermanas Pazmiño and Puertas
Hermanas Dolder and Gomez
Elders Jarnagin and McLane
Sisters Lovato and Besendorfer
Elders Carter and Ameny
Sisters Scott and McGuire
Elders Stevens and Kitchen