Monday, February 21, 2011
Elder Gabriel, Pres. Cordon, Elder Barton purchasing bananas at a roadside stand after our final zone conference in Paranagua.
Thursday, February 17, 2011
Friday, February 11, 2011
Sister Ellen Pond brought her family down to Curitiba to visit after picking up her brother who finished his mission in Northeast Brazil. It was great to get to know them and we even were blessed with the opportunity to hear Sister Pond sing once again. A wonderful evening!!
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Today a huge group of great missionaries left to begin a new life at home. They will be sorely missed. This is the biggest group that we have seen leave the mission at one time. (back row l to r: Elderes Floyd, B. Ferreira, Fagundes, Fonseca, R. Costa, Cortez, Loyola, Britos, Hafen, Cox, Sister Souza, Elder Arroyo, Sisters Erickson, Nickel, Raimundo; Front row l to r: Elderes LeBaron, Skabelund, Fillmore, Pres. Cordon, Elder Pereira, Sister Cordon, Elder Young, and Elder Mendes).
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
We received 8 new missionaries today, 7 from the CTM and 1 was transferred to our mission. We are so excited to have them here. (l to r: Elderes Andrade, Silva dos Santos, Viana, Lima, Simplicio, Dornelles, Gomes, and Sister M. Santos.