News Releases

Chelsea Cameron - a letter to her parents

In the news and seen on TV recently, Chelsea Cameron inspires many adolescents. Chelsea wrote a public letter thanking her mother and father for some life lessons she learned from them, regardless of their addiction to drugs. “I whole heartedly believe that God only gives us trials that he knows we can deal with.”

Young Single Adults Challenged to Nurture Skills, Minds and Spirituality

Eighty young single adults from the Greater Manchester area joined together for their annual YSA Conference on Saturday 28th January at the Manchester YSA Building. After attending a series of classes throughout the day, participants enjoyed an evening devotional featuring London West End musical lead, Savannah Stevenson, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Mayor of Northampton Visits Mormon Conference

The Mayor and Mayoress of Northampton visited a conference at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (known as the Mormons) with around 500 in attendance, and a live broadcast to a further 400 in other centres in Kettering and Huntingdon.

From Professional Footballer to Mormon Missionary

Daniel Sintim-Aboagye is one of those special individuals who recognized what matters most and chose to follow it.  As a young man Daniel’s ultimate desire was always to be a professional football player.  His entire life seemed to be centred upon that dream.  Although he was baptised at age 9, his focus was more on football than on the Church.

Help for Bulgarian Refugee Camp

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Norwich, Norfolk discovered that a mother and daughter team from Cambridge had set up a school within a refugee camp in Southern Bulgaria, about 20 minutes from the Turkish border. Gil and Sadie Clasby used their previous experiences in child care and teaching to help the Syrian refugee children who had gone through a great deal of trauma and hardship.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Open House and Dedication Dates Announced for Paris France Temple

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the open house, cultural celebration and dedication dates for the Paris France Temple.

One Million Names are Indexed in Northampton

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Northampton celebrated Family History and achieved an Indexing target of 1,000,000 names. Family history indexing is a volunteer effort that makes valuable genealogical records freely searchable online.

Norwich Joins in National Interfaith Week

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Norwich, Norfolk area recently took part in the National Interfaith Week by holding a sports event at the chapel, participating in a progressive meal at various places of worship in the city and joining an Interfaith Choir. The choir performed at the Norwich Anglican Cathedral and featured representatives from many faiths, including Buddhist, Jewish, Church of England and Spiritualist.

Chester Remembers Pres Nelson's Visit

Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Chester area were visited recently by the Church's senior apostle, President Russell M Nelson, and his wife Wendy. Also accompanying him were Elder Paul V Johnson, a leading church leader for the Europe Area, and his wife.

Person to Person

As I was reading The Times newspaper I noticed an article from a representative of the Muslim community.  He said, “If you want to know about the Muslim religion, come meet with us.”  He went on to explain the importance of getting to know and understand people who are different.