Friday, June 24, 2011

Elder Eldredge Returns Home for Surgery

We hope a speedy recovery for Elder Eldredge as he returns home for Surgery.

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Meridian Ward

For Father’s Day we visited and spoke in the Meridian Ward.  Elders Parkhurst and Gardner along with Sisters LeBaron and Findley are working hard to strengthen the Meridian Ward.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

New Assistant

Elder Bowen has been called to serve as an Assistant to President Tucker.  He will replace Elder Bishop who will continue serving his Spanish speaking mission in Pearl.  We really appreciate all that Elder Bishop has done while serving as an assistant and look forward to getting to know Elder Bowen as our newest assistant.DSC_0056

Last Evening in the Mission Home

June Departures

We have grown to love these missionaries and will miss them greatly.  They each have given their all to help to “Gather Israel” in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas.

Monday, June 13, 2011

An Evening in the Mission Home

Welcome Back Elder Somppi

After recovering from a broken leg last Fall, we are delighted to have Elder Somppi return to complete his mission.IMG_1383

Lunch and Orientation

June Arrivals

Welcome to Mississippi Sisters Urie, Tieke, & Harding and Elders Jemmett, Duran, Green and Bruderer

New Missionaries Arrive at the Airport

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Jackson Branch 6th Year Anniversary

Sunday we attended the Jackson Branch, Six years ago the Branch was created.  President James continues to serve as the Branch President.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Flying Home

We will miss these little guys and look forward to seeing them next year in Idaho.

Monday, June 6, 2011

Family Fun

We had a lot of fun visiting the local attractions with our family.  On Sunday we attended the Madison Ward.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Zone Leader Council June

Once again our zone leaders met and counseled together about ways our mission can better help to “Gather Israel”.  The mission chocolate fountain made another appearance and was enjoyed by all.DSC_0585

The Chocolate Fountain

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Biloxi Hosts Elder Cragun for the Week

Elder Cragun who is currently serving in Brazil spent the week in Biloxi, testifying in a military court at Keesler Air Force Base.  His companions for the week, Elders Shumway and Sheriff, enjoy sharing experiences.