Thursday, 14 June 2018

πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯Attention all you returned Elders & Zusters and their families!!!  President and Zuster Bunnell will arrive home in Salt Lake City, Utah on the 30th of June.  They will be speaking in Sacrament meeting on the 8th of July in the CrestView Ward at 2795 East Crestview Drive, SLC Utah 84108.πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯

Zuster Esther Fletcher with her rose playing some improv on the piano after the Antwerpen Conference.

Aaaaah!  Those hungry Elders.😊

Enjoying a fun burrito lunch at the Antwerpen Zone Conference.

Role playing at the Antwerpen Zone Conference.

June Zone Conference in Antwerpen, Belgium
with the Antwerpen and Eindhoven Zones.

More hungry souls at the Zwolle Zone Conference!

Great missionaries eager to eat lunch at the Zone Conference in Zwolle.

Zone Leaders from the Apeldoorn and Amsterdam Zones taught us all to think higher thoughts of everyone and everyplace as they shared the video Elder Uchtdorf used to teach about the effects of bullying.  They are from the left Elder Niederhauser, Kennel, Humphrey, and Nielsen.

Zuster Training Leaders in a breakout session during the Zwolle Zone Conference teaching about good food.

The Zwolle Zone Conference musical number was provided by three violinists -  Elders Leung, Simons and Occon, with piano accompaniment by Zuster Hardy and voice by Zuster Howe. It was very uplifting and spiritual!

June Zone Conference in Zwolle with the Apeldoorn and Amsterdam Zones.

More happy missionaries enjoying lunch at the Zoetermeer Zone Conference.
The luncheon was prepared by the awesome senior couples,
the Atkins and the Reeves.

Enjoying a tasty lunch at the Zoetermeer Zone Conference.

June Zone Conference in Zoetermeer with the Den Haag and Rotterdam Zones.

President Bijkerk and his lovely family with Elder Hunter
in the mission home for some food and friendships.
President Bijkerk, Devia, Jenson, Logan, Eden, and Finley. 

Our super Zone Leaders singing "Ye Elders of Israel" to the Zusters, with Elder Niederhauser at the piano and Elder Hair directing.  From the left we have:  Elders Lewis, Geddes, McDivitt, Kennel, Enger, Neilson, Humphrey, Schramel, Ballard, Etchells, Davis, Hunter, and Lowder.

Zuster Training Leaders in the upper room of the mission home.
Back row from the left, Zusters Gillespie, Vassar, McComas, Williams,
Pronk, Van der Graaff, Bateman and Klenk. Front row, Zusters Steimle, Ogden, Means, Acheson, and Hardy.

Our Mission Leadership Council on June 1, 2018
in the backyard of the mission home.

Zuster Kluit from Rotterdam North.  President Bunnell was welcomed into her home when he served as a young Elder.  Her family lived in a windmill in Schiedam, as her husband was a Miller.

Joyce Klein and her parents from Amersfoort - Do any missionaries remember teaching her?

Saturday, 19 May 2018

Departing missionaries the night before they leave for home, with President and Zuster Bunnell in the mission home.  Farewell dear Elders!

Three of our wonderful Elders, ending their missionary service in May.  We love these dedicated brethren.  From left are Elders Grondel, Dvorak, and Calmes.

Elder Davis (middle) will now replace Elder Enger as an Assistant, working with Elder Lowder. We are looking forward to some great service
 from these two Assistants. 

A hearty thanks to these awesome Assistants, Elder Lowder and Elder Enger.  Elder Enger will now assume a zone leader role for his last transfer.

Our Mission Leader Council on May 11th in the back yad of the mission home.  These are some of our best Elders and Zusters!

Brother Van der Put leads the missionaries
in a rousing birthday song for the April and May birthdays.

Thrilled to receive their Dutch aprons for maintaining clean apartments!  From the left are Elders Nusbaum, Whitlock, Niederhauser, Occon, and Leland.

More of our wonderful, dedicated missionaries enjoying lunch
at the May 3rd zone conference.

Some of our wonderful Zusters feeling yummy with their lunch
at Zone Conference on May 3, 2018.

Elder and Zuster Van der Put at Keukenhof as they end their mission.  They have given 100% of their time & energy in dedicated service with their hearts to God.

May 2nd Zone Conference with the Den Haag and Rotterdam Zones at Keukenhof . . . a perfect day!

Excited Elders with their Dutch aprons for keeping clean apartments!  They are Elders Bateman, Obray, Callahan and Abdoelhamid.

Happy Elders enjoying lunch at the May 2nd Zone Conference
for the Den Haag and Rotterdam Zones.

Zone Conference lunch on May 2, 2018 with the Den Haag and Rotterdam Zones

The the very old and unique Keukenhof caliope.  These street organs used to be a familiar site in many Dutch towns. Even today in some cities they can still be seen on market days.

Zuster Bunnell by the famous "Miffy" at Keukenhof on May 1, 2018.

Elder Grondel leading us all in the birthday song for all the 
April/May birthdays in the Antwerpen and Apeldoorn Zones.

Zuster Ogden and Zuster Acheson are delighted
with their aprons for keeping a clean apartment.

Elder Cameron is pleased to receive his apron for having a clean apartment.

Elder Rytting receiving his apron for a very spotless apartment!

Elder Smith receiving his apron from Zuster Bunnell for having a super clean apartment!

Elders Rife and Richins were awarded Dutch aprons
for having a very clean apartment.

Happy Zusters enjoying their lunch before leaving for Keukenhof!

A wonderful lunch following zone conference and just prior to heading for an afternoon at Keukenhof on May 1st.

Senior couples gather for a great buffet near Orvelte, where we saw a darling old Dutch town in the province of Drenthe, April 28, 2018.

Our assistants, Elders Lowder and Enger, in Leiden on Koningsdag.

Super Elders Jeanfreau and Crook on Koningsdag in Leiden.

Zusters Erickson, Farrell, and Bateman enjoying Konings Dag in Leiden!

Birthday in the office!  Elder Hunter with Elder Lowder and Zuster Atkins.

Two outstanding missionaries, Elder McDivitt and Elder Hunter, are traveling Elders that are going around the mission helping district leaders sharpen up their missionary skills.