Thursday, September 10, 2009


Dear Family and Friends,

I am still working on sending a perfect blog.....

That will come...maybe not on this mission but sometime.

One correction I need to mention though.....the two statues and Laurel and Hardy not
Abbott and Costello.

Love ya, Sister Ada

The Liverpool District Missionarieis

This is our fabulous Liverpool District.
They are marvelous young men.
We will miss them terribly when we move to Barrow In Furness Saturday. I'm sure the district there will be just as great....but these young men are family now.....just like our Warrington Ward Family.

The Celebration

The Bass Family who did the clean up! Daphne, the investigator, who played for us.

Audrey at with a bouquet of white roses

Audrey in front of the refreshment table. This is such a special day for her.

The Baptism

Ready for the Baptism
With her family after

Audrey along the baptism trail

Audrey having a lesson Audrey at the Distribution Center choosing her dress with her daughter and son-in law.

Elder Steenhoek/ A happy man!!

This is a happy day for
Elder Steenhoek.

He finally passed the driving
test today. The neighbor
brought him a congratulations
umbrella to help with the

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Caernarfon and Conwy Castles in Wales

They were even having a carnival time when we were at Caernarfon castle. Both castles are
awesome. The whole city of Conwy
is surrounded by a high wall.

Manchester United/Arsenal game

Dave and Heidi
had a blast at the game

Abbott and Costello Museum

We took pictures
in front of the
Abbott and Costello museum.

Beatriz Potter's home in the borough of Hill Top

We took a ferry across Lake Windemere to the borough of Hill Top to get a feel for the writing environment of Beatriz Potter.

Lake Windemere

This is the largest lake in the Lake District. It is a very picturesque area. We will be living in the Lake District.

Beatle and Maritime Museum's in Liverpool

The Beatle's Museum and the Maritime Museum had great exhibits

Dave and Heidi here in England

Dave and Heidi

at Albert Dock

in Liverpool.

Monday, June 29, 2009

England Manchester Mission

This is all
of the missionaries
with President
Packer and his wife.
Elder Steenhoek
are on your far
right of this picture.

Babysitting the Bishop's children

Here is Elder Steenhoek with two of the Bishop's darling children. Ezra who is one and Samora who is three.

Dan's family in Lymm

This is the center of our little village where everything happens. The town comes out and supports everything that happens here.
The building in the background was built in the 1,500's.

Dan's family in Lymm

Dan, Pam, Aubri and Angie standing in front of the Dingle in Lymm. We aren't sure where the word Dingle originated.

Preston Temple

Sunday after church
we went to the
Preston Temple
and took pictures.
We didn't realize until
we got there that
the gates are locked
when no one is working

Castles in Wales

Paul and Heidi had a fabulous time in the Caernarfon and Conwy castles in Wales. They had a marvelous guide at the Conwy castle so they learned the most there.

Manchester Airport

This is Paul and Heidi when we picked them up at the Manchester Airport. You can see the birthday balloons in the background.

Darling restaurant

Paul is in front of "The Manor". It is one of our favorite restaurants. They have created a play area for children at the side of the restaurant.

Paul and Heidi

Paul and Heidi having dinner with

us in Lymm.

May Day Parade in Lymm

This was the float
entered by my beauty
shop. Their theme
was Mama Mia.

Saturday, May 9, 2009


There were hundreds of pictures on each person's camera so actually you got off easy.

So hard to say goodbye but so worth it.

The family made sure that they were back from seeing sights on Wednesday, April 29 because it was Elder Steenhoek's 74th birthday. We had a great party.