On July 15, at about 10:00 a.m. I received a call from President Baughman,
It was shocking news and suddenly everything was different. I immediately got an appointment with Dr. Pepper Murray, a highly recommended orthopedic surgeon from
He looked great and it was wonderful to see him again, but it just didn’t (and doesn’t) seem right that he was home already.
On Monday, July 19, following his examination, Dr. Murray said he definitely required surgery on both knees; we scheduled it for the following Tuesday, July 27 at
That was a very long day and we were a little discouraged to receive the news from Dr. Murray following
Since that day,
We appreciate all the prayers and concern we've received from friends and family on behalf of Elder Crouch. Please continue to keep him in your thoughts as he heals. We hope that in the next six to eight weeks he will be able to return to full-time missionary service wherever the Lord sees fit to send him.