Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of August 2016)

  • Apucarana Brazil Stake: Apucarana, Arapongas, and Eldorado Wards created from the Apucarana, Arapongas and Eldorado Branches
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon North Stake: Mamie Adjoua Ward created
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon South Stake: Gloris Ward created
  • Addis Ababa Ethiopia District: Wendo Genet Branch discontinued 
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Bekwai Branch created
  • Guatemala City San Cristobal Stake: Jerusalen Ward created from the Jerusalen Branch
  • Mazatenango Guatemala Stake: Samayac Ward created from the Samayac Branch
  • Comayaguela Honduras Torocagua Stake: Talanga Ward created from the Talanga Branch
  • La Ceiba Honduras Stake: Pizzaty Ward created from the Pizzaty Branch
  • Benin City Nigeria Ihogbe Stake: Egbon Estate Ward created
  • Benin City Nigeria New Benin Stake: Iwogban Ward created
  • Ikot Eyo Nigeria Stake: Ikot Esen and Ikot Udofia Wards created from the Ikot Esen and Ikot Udofia Branches
  • Ile-Ife Nigeria Stake: Adams Estate, Fajuyi, and Iremo Wards created from the Adams Estate, Fajuyi, and Iremo Branches
  • Lagos Nigeria Agege Stake: Akute Ward created from the Akute Branch 
  • Viru Peru District: Nuevo Chao Branch discontinued
  • Upolu Samoa West Stake: Satuimatufilufi Branch created 
  • Vitoria Spain Stake: Pamplona 2nd Ward created
  • Paramaribo Suriname District: Nickerie Branch discontinued
  • Taichung Taiwan West Stake: Tantzu 2nd Ward created
Change in wards: +19

Change in branches: -14

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of August 2016)

  • Lujan Argentina Stake: Francisco Alvarez, General Rodriguez, Lujan 1st, Lujan 2nd, and Mercedes Wards created from the Francisco Alvarez, General Rodriguez, Lujan 1st, Lujan 2nd, and Mercedes Branches
  • Feira de Santana Brazil Kalilândia Stake: Amélia Rodrigues Branch
  • Sao Paulo Brazil Jardim da Saude Stake: Vila das Mercês Ward discontinued
  • Yamoussoukro Cote d'Ivoire Stake: N'Zuessy 3rd Ward created
  • Prague Czech Republic Stake: Plzen Ward created from the Plzen Branch 
  • Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Las Americas Stake: Nuevo Amanecer Ward created from the Nuevo Amanecer Branch
  • Accra Ghana Christiansborg Stake: Adjorman Ward created from the Adjorman Branch 
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Gyedi Branch created
  • Winneba Ghana Stake: Swedru 4th Branch created
  • Cuilapa Guatemala District: Santa María Ixhuatán Branch created
  • Momostenango Guatemala Stake: Nimsituj Ward created from the Nimsituj Branch
  • Comayaguela Honduras Torocagua Stake: Las Villas Branch discontinued
  • Olanchito Honduras Stake: Bellavista, Olanchito, Sonaguera, Tocoa, and Trujillo Wards created from the Bellavista, Olanchito, Sonaguera, Tocoa, and Trujillo Branches
  • Verona Italy Stake: Brixen Branch (German) created; Mantovia Branch discontinued 
  • Calape Philippines District: Sagbayan Branch created
  • Kuching Malaysia District: Stampin Branch discontinued
  • Guaymas Mexico Stake: Libertad Ward discontinued
  • Tijuana Mexico Stake: Palmeras Ward discontinued
  • Tlaxcala Mexico North Stake: Xicotencatl Ward discontinued
  • Aba Nigeria North Stake: Abayi Amaugwu Ward created from the Abayi Amaugwu Branch
  • Ikot Ekpene Nigeria Stake: Abia Okpo Road, Ikot Ekpene, and Ikot Otu Wards created from the Abia Okpo Road, Ikot Ekpene, and Ikot Otu Branches
  • Tocumen Panama Stake: Nuevo Esperanza Ward created from the Nuevo Esperanza Branch
  • Chiayi Taiwan Stake: Hsinying Ward created from the Hsin Ying Branch
Change in wards: +17

Change in branches: -17

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of July 2016)

  • Calgary Alberta Bow River Stake: Shepard Ward created
  • Viana Angola District: Kilamba Branch created
  • La Rioja Argentina Stake: Universidad Ward created from the Universidad Branch
  • Apucarana Brazil Stake: America Ward created from the America Branch
  • Paulista Brazil Stake: Paratibe Ward discontinued 
  • Recife Brazil Casa Amarela Stake: Guabiraba Ward discontinued
  • Recife Brazil Jardim Sao Paulo Stake: Coqueiral Ward created from the Coqueiral Branch
  • Arhus Denmark Stake: Silkeborg Branch discontinued
  • Central Eurasian Mission: Central Eurasian Mission Branch created 
  • Prague Czech Republic Stake: Hradec Králové Ward created from the Hradec Králové Branch
  • Katuba Democratic Republic of the Congo Stake: Cinq Ans and Brique Ville Wards created
  • Likasi Democratic Republic of the Congo Stake: Kakontwe, Kikula 1st, Kikula 2nd, Likasi 1st, Likasi 2nd, Makayabo, and Shituru Wards created from the Kakontwe, Kikula 1st, Kikula 2nd, Likasi 1st, Likasi 2nd, Makayabo, and Shituru Branches 
  • Tegucigalpa Honduras Loarque Stake: Manantial Ward created
  • Cuernavaca Mexico Civac Stake: Chapultepec Ward downgraded to the Chapultepec Branch
  • Dunedin New Zealand Stake: Timaru Ward created from the Timaru Branch
  • Onitsha Nigeria Stake: Akwa 1st, Inland, Obosi 1st, Obosi 2nd, and Okpuno Wards created from the Akwa 1st, Inland, Obosi 1st, Obosi 2nd, and Okpuno Branches
  • Chiclayo Peru Stake: Monsefu Ward created from the Monsefu Branch; Ciudad Eten Branch discontinued
  • Taichung Taiwan East Stake: Tungfeng Ward created from the Tungfeng Branch
  • Taipei Taiwan South Stake: Pitan Ward created 
  • Lome Togo Stake: Adakpame Ward created
Change in wards: +22

Change in branches: -18

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of July 2016)

  • Edmonton Alberta Riverbend Stake: Drayton Valley Ward created from the Drayton Valley Branch
  • Raymond Alberta Stake: Raymond 10th Ward and Prairie Ridge Branch (Care Center) created
  • Cascavel Brazil Stake: Alto Alegre Ward created
  • Sao Paulo Brazil Osasco Stake: Jardim Veloso Ward discontinued
  • Arica Chile Los Olivos Stake: Diego Portales Ward discontinued
  • Ibague Colombia District: Chicoral Branch discontinued
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon North Stake: Autoroute Ward created
  • Abobo Cote d'Ivoire West Stake: Anonkoua 2nd, Anonkoua 3rd, Banco, Bocabo, and Celeste Branches created 
  • Agboville Cote d'Ivoire District: Agboville Cote d'Ivoire District Branch created
  • Ibarra Ecuador District: Sagrario Branch discontinued
  • Sonsonate El Salvador Stake: La Palma Branch created 
  • Nurnberg Germany Stake: Schweinfort Ward discontinued
  • Accra Ghana Kasoa Stake: Bawjiasi Branch created 
  • Koforidua Ghana District: Mile 50 branch created
  • Huehuetenango Guatemala Calvario Stake: Quilinco Branch created
  • Tegucigalpa Honduras Esperanza Stake: Santa Lucia Ward created from the Santa Lucia Branch
  • Aguascalientes Mexico Stake: Calvillo Branch created 
  • Caborca Mexico District: Caborca 4th Branch discontinued
  • Tapachula Mexico Izapa Stake: Indeco Ward discontinued
  • Esteli Nicaragua District: Somoto Branch created
  • Enugu Nigeria Stake: Akwuke Branch created
  • Ile-Ife Nigeria Stake: Ile-Ife Nigeria District Branch discontinued
  • Nigeria Enugu Mission: Gboko Branch created
  • Nigeria Owerri Mission: Nigeria Owerri Mission Branch created 
  • Okpuala Ngwa Nigeria Stake: Omoba Branch created
  • Okrika Nigeria District: Nortem Branch created
  • Onitsha Nigeria Stake: Onitsha Nigeria District Branch discontinued
  • Encarnacion Paraguay District: Ita Paso Branch created
  • Talara Peru District: Bello Horizonte Branch discontinued 
  • Port Moresby Papua New Guinea Stake: Tokarara Ward created from the Tokarara Branch
  • Savaii Samoa Pu'apu'a Stake: Saipipi 2nd Ward created
  • Chiayi Taiwan Stake: Chiayi 1st, Chiayi 2nd, Minhsiung, and Touliu Wards created from the Chia Yi 1st, Chia Yi 2nd, Minhsiung, and Touliu Branches
  • Uganda Kampala Mission: Djibouti Military Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +7

Change in branches: +5

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of June 2016)

  • Brasilia Brazil Ceilandia Stake: Padre Bernardo Branch created 
  • Brazil Curitiba Mission: Telemaco Borba Branch created
  • Juaziero do Norte Brazil Stake: Barbalha, Crato, Juaziero do Norte, Piraja, and Tiradentes Wards created from the Barbalha, Crato, Juaziero do Norte, and Piraja Branches
  • Rio de Janeiro Brazil Stake: Ilha do Governador Ward discontinued
  • Rio de Janeiro Brazil Itaguai Stake: Engenho Ward discontinued
  • São Paulo Brazil Taboão Stake: Intercap Ward discontinued
  • Três Corações Brazil District: Três Pontas Branch created
  • Assomada Cape Verde District: Pedra Badejo Branch created
  • Cocody Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Palmeraie Ward created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Danané Branch created
  • Yamoussoukro Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Fondation Ward created 
  • Prague Czech Republic Stake: Brno and Jicin Wards created from the Brno and Jicin Branches
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo Mbuji-Mayi Mission: Democratic Republic of the Congo Mbuji-Mayi Mission Branch created
  • San Pedro de Macoris Dominican Republic District: Miramar Branch discontinued
  • Ipswich England Stake: Ipswich 2nd Ward created
  • Leipzig Germany Stake: Hohenstein-Ernstthal Ward created from the Hohenstein-Ernstthal Branch
  • Stuttgart Germany Stake: Pforzheim Branch discontinued
  • Accra Ghana Christiansborg Stake: Jamestown Ward created from the Jamestown Branch 
  • Koforidua Ghana District: Koforidua 2nd Branch created
  • Mexico City Ixtapaluca Stake: Acuautla Branch created 
  • Ulaanbaatar Mongolia East Stake: American Denj, Bayanzurkh, Sansar, and Sukhbaatar Wards created from the American Denj, Bayanzurkh, Sansar, and Sukhbaatar Branches
  • Christchurch New Zealand Stake: Parklands Ward created
  • Ibadan Nigeria Stake: Apete Ward created
  • Lagos Nigeria Agege Stake: Iyana Ipaja Ward created; Iju Ward created from the Iju Branch
  • Mbaise Nigeria District: Amuzi Branch created
  • Nigeria Benin City Mission: Ado-Ekiti Branch created
  • Arraijan Panama Stake: Vista Alegre 2nd Ward created
  • Arequipa Peru Umacollo Stake: La Tomilla Ward discontinued
  • Casma Peru District: Cachipampa Branch discontinued
  • San Jose del Monte Philippines Stake: Tala Ward created
  • Tuguegarao Philippines South Stake: Enrile Ward created from the Enrile Branch
  • Merida Venezuela Stake: Tovar Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +19

Change in branches: -6

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of June 2016)

  •  Sydney Australia Prairiewood Stake: Prairiewood 4th Ward (Tongan) created
  • Cotonou Benin Stake: Aibatin and Gbedjromede Wards created from the Aibatin and Gbedjromede Branches
  • Nanuque Brazil District: Esperanca Branch discontinued
  • Patos de Minas Brazil District: Guanabara Branch created
  • Pinhais Brazil Stake: Guarituba Branch created 
  • Recife Brazil Sao Paulo Stake: Maues Branch discontinued
  • Rio de Janeiro Brazil Jacarepagua Stake: Taquara Ward discontinued 
  • Calgary Alberta Fish Creek Stake: Legacy Ward created 
  • Calgary Alberta Foothills Stake: Sunshine Branch created
  • Cali Colombia Calima Stake: Vista Hermosa Ward discontinued
  • Aboisso Cote d'Ivoire District: Aboisso 2nd, Ahoutoue 2nd, and Ayame Branches created 
  • Adzope Cote d'Ivoire District: Adzope 4th and Adzope 5th Branches created
  • Cocody Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Angré Ward created 
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Bangolo Branch created
  • Divo Cote d'Ivoire District: Plateau 2nd Branch created
  • Prague Czech Republic Stake: Ostrava and Praha Wards created from the Ostrava and Praha Branches 
  • Accra Ghana Kaneshie Stake: New Gbawe Ward created from the New Gbawe Branch
  • Koforidua Ghana District: Asokore Branch created 
  • Kumasi Ghana Dichemso Stake: Asokore Mampong Branch created
  • Tegucigalpa Honduras La Esperanza Stake: Valle de Angeles Ward created from the Valle de Angeles Branch
  • Jamaica Kingston Mission: Negril Branch discontinued
  • Esteli Nicaragua District: La Trinidad Branch created
  • Lagos Nigeria Ikeja Stake: Opebi Ward created; Itamaga Ward organized from the Itamaga Branch
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria Stake: Abo-Ama Ward created from the Abo-Ama Branch
  • Barranca Peru Stake: Los Jardines Ward created from the Los Jardines Branch
  • Piura Peru Castilla Stake: Luis Montero Branch discontinued
  • Madeira Portugal District: Funchal 2nd and Machico Branches discontinued
  • Honiara Solomon Islands District: Auki Branch created
  • Harare Zimbabwe Stake: Borrowdale Ward created from the Borrowdale Branch
Change in wards: +12

Change in branches: -2

Friday, June 10, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of May 2016)

  • Africa West Area: Dakar Branch created
  • Bell Ville Argentina Stake: Arroyito, Bell Ville, General Paz, Lamadrid, and San Francisco 1st Wards created from the Arroyito, Bell Ville, General Paz, Lamadrid, and San Francisco 1st Branches
  • Sydney Australia Baulkham Hills Stake: Kellyville 2nd Ward discontinued 
  • Alphaville Brazil Stake: Fazendinha Branch created
  • Caruaru Brazil Stake: Boa Vista Ward discontinued
  • Goiânia Brazil South Stake: Colina Azul and Expansul Wards created
  • Kinshasa DR Congo Mokali Stake: Masina 5th Ward created
  • Luputa DR Congo Stake: Kabanda and Kalubanda Branches created
  • Aboisso Cote d'Ivoire District: Maffere Branch created
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Garcia Moreno Stake: Solana Ward discontinued
  • Assin Foso Ghana Stake: Assin Kwameatta Branch created
  • Hong Kong China Kowloon Stake: Tung Chung Ward created from the Tung Chung Branch
  • Liberia Monrovia Mission: Kakata 2nd Branch created
  • Aguascalientes Mexico Stake: El Encino and Villa Juarez Branches created
  • Ulaanbaatar Mongolia West Stake: Bayangol Ward created; Jargalant Ward created from the Jargalant Branch
  • Auckland New Zealand Penrose Stake: Favona Road 2nd Ward (Tongan) created 
  • Akamkpa Nigeria District: Ugep Branch created 
  • Lagos Nigeria Egbeda Stake: Shasha Ward created
  • Lagos Nigeria Yaba Stake: Ijesha Ward created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria Stake: Bundu Ward created from the Bundu Branch 
  • Soweto South Africa Stake: Florida 2nd Branch created
  • Papeete Tahiti Stake: Fautaua 2nd Ward created
  • Dnepropetrovsk Ukraine District: Dnepropetrovsk Ukraine District Branch created
  • Los Llanos Venezuela District: Araure 2nd Branch discontinued
  • Harare Zimbabwe South Stake: Southlea Park Branch created
Change in wards: +13

Change in branches: +4