The women of the Coventry congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints started a project last year to make dresses from pillowcases to send to Africa for underprivileged children. The original target was to sew 100 dresses, but this was soon passed and the total now exceeds 230.Full Story »
Members of the Norwich congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrated the 50th anniversary of the building of the chapel with guests of honour, Rt Hon Simon Wright, MP and the Mayor, councillor Judith Lubbock.Full Story »
Celebrating the United Nations Interfaith Week 2015, representatives from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were personally invited by Mr Saleem Kidwai OBE, KFO, FRSA and General Secretary of the Muslim Council of Wales to an historic multi-faith dinner in Cardiff on Wednesday 4th February 2015.Full Story »
Members and missionaries of the Chesterfield congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints welcomed two very special guests on Sunday 1st February, Councillor Peter Barr the Chesterfield Borough Councillor who previously served as the Mayor and Cecilia Harper, the Honourary Poppy Appeal Organiser, who was previously the National Secretary of the Royal British Legion. Church members were presented with certificates of appreciation for their Poppy Appeal collection at Tesco Extra in Chesterfield.Full Story »
United Kingdom Prime Minister Rt Hon David Cameron received over six generations of his family history, together with detailed historical background, from representatives of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during a meeting at the Houses of Parliament (February 4).Full Story »
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Belle Vue Road, Paignton recently opened its doors for a Family History and World War 1 event which was open to the public.
Among the guests were Alison Hernandez, councillor for Shiphay and Kevin Foster, a Conservative Campaigner for Torbay, who were very pleased to receive copies of their family history, having been prepared previously by Colin Tucker, one of the researchers.Full Story »
A celebratory evening took place at Grimsby Chapel as the women of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrated 100 years of the women’s organisation, Relief Society, in the Grimsby area.
The evening was attended by Councillor Alex Baxter, The Worshipful Mayor of the Borough of North East Lincolnshire with The Mayoress, Mrs Anne Baxter who remarked on the hospitality extended to them. The Mayor and his wife were welcomed and accompanied during the evening by area Church leader, Stake President Ash Poulton and his wife Kim.Full Story »
A unique honour by the Royal British Legion has been placed upon Bishop Alec Mitchell, of the Brighton congregation, Crawley area, of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Bishop Mitchell, originally from Norwich, was recently asked to serve as one of three RBL chaplains in the Brighton areaFull Story »
Two years ago Wendy White of Clifton, Nottingham, recognised a need to help struggling families in the area. Through her inspired efforts and leadership Wendy and her team of volunteers established a food bank in St. Francis Church of England premises in Clifton. The Hope Pentecostal church, of which Wendy is a member uses the same premises. A few months later, Ken Goddard, a local leader of the Nottingham 1st congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, felt inspired to offer assistance.Full Story »