Emma McClarkin, MEP, recently attended the family history centre at the Northampton meetinghouse of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and received her four-generation plan.
When considering which charity to support throughout 2017 and beyond, members of the Paignton Ward in Devon decided that they wanted to help an organisation called Torquay Community Larder, which is based at Torquay Salvation Army.
The outgoing Mayor and Mayoress of Guildford spent their final joint engagement together at a church service with members of the Guildford Ward, who were delighted to welcome Councillor Gordon Jackson and his wife, Sue Jackson, to their Sunday service.
On 18th March a group of 80 younger and older women met together at the Plymouth Stake Centre as they celebrated 175 years since the founding of the women’s organization of ‘Relief Society’.
Following a talk last summer by the Relief Society President of the Newcastle Emlyn ward, President Amy Wilcox gave a lesson focussed on the talk ‘I Was A Stranger’ by Linda K. Burton, the Relief Society General President
At the April General Conference, President Dieter F. Utchdorf, a member of the First Presidency of the Church, presented the names of 36 new Area Seventies, including two men from England
On 28 January 2017 the Graduation Ceremony for the completion of the pilot course of the “Empowerment-Plus: Interfaith Social Cohesion & Enterprise Project” was held.
She really cares for them like they are her own because she says, 'I would hope members would do that for my family if they were on missions.'
In Spring 2017, the Limerick Branch, Limerick District Ireland, held their annual “Irish Night” during “Seachtain Gaeilge” which is the Irish translation of “Irish Week”.
Church members joined with “Unity in Vision” and “The Friendly Food Club” to host a series of multi-faith and multi-cultural cookery courses.
Members and missionaries from the Belfast Northern Ireland Stake turned out in large numbers to help the Royal British Legion with the Belfast Poppy Day on the 4th November last year.
The church members from Norwich launched an appeal to generate supplies that the children would be able to use.