Churro for Women’s Meeting #ldsconf

Last night was the first time they combined the young women and relief society for a women’s meeting for General Conference. Not only that, but now they include all women of the covenant, meaning age 8 and up. It was crazy awesome, and I loved the induction of the little girls through the song. It was an amazing experience!

The teenager and I celebrated by going out to a restaurant of food from Honduras, and she got a churro for dessert! I had chicken and plantains, and can’t wait to try to make it at home. It was so good! And healthy! We had a grand evening out together, and I am so excited as she begins to make plans for college and work and all things grown-up.

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About Emily

I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints since 2009. I serve as a Chaplain, and work as a counselor. I got bilateral cochlear implants in 2010, but will always love sign language. I choose books over television, and organics over processed. Nothing is as close to flying as ballroom dancing - except maybe running, when in the solo mood. I would rather be outside than anywhere else, especially at the river riding my bike or kayaking. PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy, and currently doing a post-doc in Jewish Studies and an MDiv in Pastoral Counseling. The best thing about Emily World is that it's always an adventure, even if (not so) grammatically precise. The only thing better than writing is being married to a writer. Nathan Christensen and I were married in the Oklahoma City temple on 13 October 2012, and have since fostered more than eighty-five children. We have adopted the six who stayed, and are totally and completely and helplessly in love with our family. Nathan writes musical theater, including "Broadcast" (a musical history of the radio) and an adaption of Lois Lowry's "The Giver". He served his mission in South Korea, has taught song-writing in New York City public schools, and worked as a theater critic for a Tucson newspaper. This is not an official Web site of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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