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It has taken me awhile to decide what to do with the blog. I felt lost not posting pictures of the missionaries and I've felt lost with not having my missionary routine. We are starting to settle into a different routine and I have decided to start blogging again. It will take me a little while to get things squared away but we are rolling into the next phase of our journey in life - recovery from the best experience of our lives ( the mission), knee surgery( Tim's), physical therapy for my back, and the economy with our business. We look forward to continuing our growth spiritually and preparing for what comes next!

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Sunday, November 15, 2009

Members in Donetsk Centrally Branch Open House

I can't remember her name but she was just released as the Primary President, Sister Koslov and Onya.
Nastya and Marina

The Ladies in charge of family history.(sorry can't remember names)
Lillian the Librarian.

Natalya - she was the Relief Society President but she has been put in as the new Primary President.

Representing the Priesthood for the Open House is Marina's brother, Onya's son and Sasha.

Elder and Sister Mead(Humanitarian) and Olya their interruptor.

Elder Tsaturyan( from Armenia) and Sister Nastya( a minni missionary from Donetsk) greeting people as they come in.

President and Sister Gooshen(Branch President in Mariupol) came to visit the open house.

President Victor Koslov( 1st counselor in the Mission Presidency).

The kitchen help from the Donetsk Centrally Branch. I promise they are happy!
Masha and a new convert of almost 1 year(sorry I'm not the best with names)
Olya - the Meads interrpetor and our tutor. She has been helping President with a talk he is giving in Russian for Kharkov District Conference.
Ludmilla, Julia and Masha. Great helpers in the kitchen.
Katya and Katya and Sister Seachova - our intertainment. They provide the most beautiful violin and piano music!

4 comments:

Hayley said...

Sis Fry,

Where in Karkov is Solvtika? We cannot see this on the maps we looked at.

-The Rices

dixiewhitehead said...

Loved the pictures! Olya looks really great! It doesn't seem that long ago that she was interpreting for the Kinghorns.

It's hard enough for me to remember English names. You are doing great! I hope the Open House was a success even though the "Greep" has gripped the country.

Thanks for your 110% effort!

dixiewhitehead said...

Oh, one more thing. I love your beautiful Autumn tree picture.

Melinda said...

Oh thank you thank you for these wonderful pictures. I love them. It is so great to see everyones faces and hear of the changes in the branches. Olga looks so good. I miss her so much. We miss all the members too. Please tell brother and sister Koslov hello for us. And tell President I am so proud of him and good luck with his talk.