"Dear Elder Whaley: You are hereby called to serve as a missionary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. You are assigned to labor in the California San Jose Mission. It is anticipated that you will serve for a period of 24 months. You should report to the Provo Missionary Training Center on Wednesday, February 6, 2013. You will prepare to preach the gospel in the English language."
|This is what a mission call looks like from outside the envelope.|
|Treats for the closest guesser. The one who guessed the closest (Uncle|
Darren)received a bag of goodies that are some of Shad's favorites.
The next 2 closest received a bag of gummi bears- "Bearly missed it!"
|Putting up their guesses on the map.|
|Friends and family mingling before the opening.|
|More friends, family, and the bishop.|
|Some of Shad's friends.|
|The two eye doctors! (Uncle Darren and Bishop Galbraith) and Asa!|
|Grandma showing her excitement!|
|Trying to open the mission call!|
|Reading his mission call!|