Sounds like it was a great talk, Paul. We just had ward conference, and our stake president shared with us the training Church leadership got by satellite from SLC. I guess it is going to be harder to get a missionary call for young men from now on. Maybe they are tired of sending ne'r do wells home.
John W. Redelfs, [EMAIL PROTECTED] --- Paul Osborne wrote: > Last Sunday I knew we would have great talks in sacrament because Elder > Gibbons and his wife were speaking. He is an Area Authority that lives > in > my ward and I have known him for over 15 years and my wife much longer. > What was strange was he got up and said that he was going to participate > in a regional conference with President Monson in Mesa next Sunday but > that the talk he was giving here in his ward was far more challenging in > that the ward "knew his weaknesses". I just thought that was rather > insightful to know. > > Again, great talks, no fluff and no twinkies. Absolutely solid. Sister > Gibbons covered the story in the Old Testament about...(my mind went > blank) but it was great. Elder Gibbons talked about the GA's and how > President Hinckley gave a recent pep talk on how members need to work on > retention and missionary work jointly. Powerful talk too! > > Paul O > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > ________________________________________________________________ > Sign Up for Juno Platinum Internet Access Today > Only $9.95 per month! > Visit www.juno.com > > > ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ==^================================================================ This email was sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org EASY UNSUBSCRIBE click here: http://topica.com/u/?aaP9AU.bWix1n.YXJjaGl2 Or send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] TOPICA - Start your own email discussion group. FREE! http://www.topica.com/partner/tag02/create/index2.html ==^================================================================