PICTURE ABOVE: Elder and Sister Brereton, Elder and Sister Fugal, Elder and Sister Perron, Elder and Sister Wallace.
PICTURE ABOVE: The drive to Puhoi is beautiful and the food is good. When no one knows where to go we all settle on Puhoi.
PICTURE ABOVE: The shop in the "wood carvers" home. Always a pleasant visit!
PICTURE ABOVE: Sister Fugal was buying a nativity set so they had them set out changing the pieces around to decide which was most loved.
PICTURE ABOVE: Looking out of the second floor window of the institute building at students a small mall area of the university. In 1975 when the building was purchased that was a street with a small building on the other side of the street that housed the technical institute. What a miracle to have this building right in the middle of the university complex.
PICTURE ABOVE: Elder Hans Sorenson the guest speaker at our devotional. Brother Sorenson was a student at this institute in 1977, went onto become a very successful attorney, bishop, stake president and area seventy. Rose is at the keyboard and Latu is leading the congregation in the opening hymn.
PICTURE ABOVE: One of the first ward parties for the new YSA 1st Ward. Elder Perron front and center talking with his hands. Sister Perron is the blonde clear across the hall in the center of the picture serving hot chocolate - you can only see her head.
PICTURE ABOVE: Conway training the trainers for the LDS Share Expo last year.
PICTURE ABOVE: Conway posing for a great picture to post on his "social media pages."
PICTURE ABOVE: Conway training a member of the church on how to use social media at the LDS Share Expo.
June 11th (Thursday). Sister Perron what is on the stove for cooking class? “Elder Perron, there are no classes this week. I am just going to bake several dozen cookies to have around for the kids while they are studying!” For lunch Sister Perron took Loni out to Elliott Stables, a nice, unique place to eat. Loni has been so kind to us and keeps us laughing every day.
PICTURE ABOVE: Rose and Loni - always up for posing for a picture, always smiling!
PICTURE ABOVE: When Elder and Sister Perron first arrived in New Zealand one of our first YSA activities was a beach party with the Manukau stake. There is Manu front and center (yellow shirt) serving chicken patties for the sandwiches.
PICTURE ABOVE: When we help select a committee to organize and run the LDS Share Expo's in New Zealand, Manu was one of the leaders. This picture was taken in the area office in Takapuna. Manu is sitting at the table on the left next to Elder and Sister Perron.
PICTURE ABOVE: The decorations are ready for the Eternal Marriage - Etiquette dinner.
PICTURE ABOVE: Bab always the comedian had to be reminded by Sister Perron that the napkins were for the table and not for his bow tie.
PICTURE ABOVE: A delightful evening.
PICTURE ABOVE: Emma brought Sister Perron a bouquet of flowers.