Monday, July 13, 2009


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Check out these videos about the Pageant that were broadcast this morning!

Lots of Pictures

A peek at the "Wind Tunnel" where the boys eat and sleep.
Group hug after Brother Gassaway opened his mission call.

At a devotional with the cast in the study shelter.

The cast practicing the "Processional" at the beginning of the Pageant.

Cool view from the light tower. You can see the Lehi boat scene and the safety lighting on the rest of the huge stage.

The ground crew! They perform all the special effects on the ground and on stage.

The light crew! They are up in the light towers doing the spots for the actors on stage.

An awesome shot of the destruction rehearsal. The boys are doing a GREAT job with the special effects.

A sample of one of the incredible sunsets that we can see here on the Hill Cumorah.

Trying on costumes for the boat scene.

A map of where all the boys are from is in the Wind Tunnel.
Having a FANTASTIC time on work crew!!

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Mission Call

On Saturday, July 11th at noon at the top of the Hill Cumorah, Brother Gassaway opened his mission call for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to the Philippines Cebu Mission. He will report on September 23, 2009. Congratulations Elder Gassaway!

Friday, July 3, 2009

Enjoying the WORK.

The stage is complete!!

Such manly MEN. :)

On Friday the boys were able to do a temple session.

They are such a handsome, hardworking, and obedient group. We LOVE them. Thank you parents!

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

And Off To Work They Go...

Saturday, June 27th: The first day of work.

The Sacred Grove.Brother Krebs and Brother KrebsThe technical director: Brother Jurgens and his beautiful wife at the Log home.The Work Crew District leaders, Assistants, and Director (Krebs, Conover, Hooker, Gassaway, Krebs, Krebs, Jones)The whole crew in front of the Visitors Center. The empty Hill. Ready for the stage to be built!The men were tired after putting up the Grand Staircase!Time for the LIGHTS to go up.The work crew has had a wonderful experience so far. The stage is almost done, lifelong friendships are already developing, and the cast doesn't even come until Friday! :)