100 is the square root of 10.
100 is the basis of percentages, with 100% being the full amount.
On the Celsius scale, 100 is the point that water boils.
The United States has 100 senators.
There are 100 years in a century.
There are 100 yards in football.
There are 100 meters in the dash.
The "First 100 Days" is an arbitrary benchmark of a President of the United States' performance at the beginning of his or her term. (I don't think it took 100 days for us to regret all that "Hope and Change")
There are 100 tiles in a standard Scrabble set.
The 100 dollar bill is the highest amount printed in the United States.
Kindergarteners all over America celebrate the 100th day of school.
The number 100 has a much more personal meaning for The Bills Family today, April 21, 2012.
Elder Ryan Bills returns from his mission in 100 days!
BUT... When we read his emails, it is all worth it.
When we see the growth in his testimony of the Savior, it is all worth it.
When we see him serve people with all of his heart, it is all worth it.
When we see his love and compassion for those who struggle with some of life's most difficult circumstances, it is all worth it.
So, The Bills Family is going to celebrate the number 100 today. Not only because we get to see Ryan in 100 days, but because Elder Ryan Bills gets the opportunity to spend 100 more days serving, loving, praying, reading the Word of God, spreading the love of the Savior, bringing His Gospel of Salvation to those who are seeking answers to life's most difficult questions, speaking Spanish to incredibly wonderful people, blessing people's lives with his enthusiasm and genuine love, being blessed for the sacrifice he has made the past 2 years and forgetting himself as he serves the Lord with full purpose of heart.
Besides... in 100 more days, our joy will be even more full than it is today. See you in 100, son.