Friday, August 11, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of July 2017)

  • Pago Pago Samoa West Stake: Amanave Ward created from the Amanave Branch
  • Pelotas Brazil Stake: Jaguarao Ward created from the Jaguarao Branch
  • Lethbridge Alberta Stake: Varsity Ward created
  • Lethbridge Alberta East Stake: Six Mile Ward created
  • Lethbridge Alberta North Stake: Westminster Ward created 
  • Taber Alberta Stake: Vauxhall Ward discontinued
  • Wangaratta Australia District: Benalla Branch discontinued
  • Praia Cape Verde Stake: Achada Mato Ward created from the Achada Mato Branch
  • Mbuji-Mayi Democratic Republic of the Congo Stake: Bipemba 2nd Ward created
  • San Vicente El Salvador Stake: Cojutepeque and Ilobasco Wards created from the Cojutepeque and Ilobasco Branches 
  • Taveuni Fiji District: Matei Branch reinstated
  • Otukpo Nigeria District: Otukpo 2nd and Otukpo 3rd Branches created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria East Stake: Location Branch created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria South Stake: DLine and Rumuwoji Branches created
  • General Santos Philippines Stake: General Santos 6th Ward created
Change in wards: +9

Change in branches: +0

Monday, July 17, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of July 2017)

  • Luanda Angola District: Patriota Branch created
  • Buenos Aires Argentina Longchamps Stake: General Belgrano Branch discontinued
  • Santa Fe Argentina Stake: Galvez Branch discontinued 
  • Barueri Brazil Stake: Santa Rita Branch created
  • Ribeirão Preto Brazil East Stake: Jardinópolis Branch created
  • Teresina Brazil Horto Stake: Dom Pedro II Ward created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Mokali Stake: Matadi Ward and Mokali Branch created 
  • Mbuji-Mayi Democratic Republic of the Congo Stake: Diulu 2nd Ward created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Bamako Branch created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Logouale and Sinfra Branches created
  • Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Independencia Stake: Independencia 2nd Ward created 
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Pascuales Stake: San Francisco Ward created
  • San Vicente El Salvador Stake: La Espiga Ward created from the La Espiga Branch
  • Sheffield England Stake: Sheffield 4th Branch (Slovak) discontinued 
  • Asamankese Ghana District: Yayo Branch created 
  • Ashaiman Ghana Stake: Afienya and New Dawenhya Branches created; Zenu New York Ward created from the Zenu New York Branch
  • Kumasi Ghana Dichemso Stake: Atafoa Ward created from the Atafoa Branch
  • San Benito Guatemala Stake: San Francisco Branch created
  • Villa Nueva Guatemala El Frutal Stake: El Valle and Jocotillo Branches created
  • Villa Nueva Honduras Stake: Yojoa Ward created from the Yojoa Branch
  • Paynesville Liberia District: Boys Town Branch created
  • San Luis Potosi Mexico Benito Juarez Stake: Industrias Ward created
  • Tijuana Mexico Central Stake: Francisco Villa and Hidalgo Wards discontinued
  • Tijuana Mexico Florido Stake: Las Fuentes Ward discontinued
  • Tijuana Mexico Otay Stake: Las Torres Branch created; El Lago and Postal Wards discontinued
  • Lagos Nigeria Agege Stake: Dopemu Ward created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria West Stake: Mgbudba Ward created
  • Bucharest Romania District: Alexandria Branch discontinued
  • Bo Sierra Leone West District: Simbaru Branch created 
  • Kissy Sierra Leone Stake: Grassfields, Kissy 1st, Kissy 2nd, Kontoloh, Wellington 1st, and Wellington 2nd Wards created from the Grassfields, Kissy 1st, Kissy 2nd, Kontoloh, Wellington 1st, and Wellington 2nd Branches
  • Lleida Spain Stake: Zaragoza 2nd Ward created from the Zaragoza 2nd Branch
  • Lome Togo Stake: Apedokoe Ward created from the Apedokoe Branch
  • Harare Zimbabwe South Stake: Domboramwari Branch created
Change in wards: +15

Change in branches: +1

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of June 2017)

  • La Rioja Argentina Stake: Valle Viejo Branch discontinued
  • Brazil Goiania Mission: Araxá Branch created
  • Cabo Frio Brazil District: Cabo Frio Ward downgraded to the Cabo Frio Branch 
  • Curitiba Brazil Jardim do Sol Stake: Nações Ward created
  • Feira de Santana Brazil Stake: Dois do Julho Ward created from the Dois do Julho Branch
  • Franca Brazil Stake: Aeroporto 2nd Ward created from the Aeroporto 2nd Branch
  • Juiz de Fora Brazil Stake: Grajaú Ward discontinued
  • Agboville Cote d'Ivoire District: Blankro 3rd Branch created 
  • Alepe Cote d'Ivoire District: Alepe Cote d'Ivoire District Branch created
  • Los Chillos Ecuador Stake: La Paz Ward created 
  • Santa Rosa Ecuador District: Pasaje 2nd Branch discontinued
  • Faaa Tahiti Stake: Ruatama Ward created
  • Accra Ghana Kaneshie Stake: Bortianor and Weija Branches created 
  • Asamankese Ghana District: Asamanketewa Branch created
  • Ghana Accra Mission: Dzodze Branch created
  • Koforidua Ghana Stake: Adweso, Asokore, Effiduase, Koforidua 1st, Koforidua 2nd, Oyoke, and Suhum Wards created from the Adweso, Asokore, Effiduase, Koforidua 1st, Koforidua 2nd, Oyoke, and Suhum Branches; Koforidua District Branch discontinued
  • Senahu Guatemala Stake: Providencia, Santiaguila, Seamay 2nd, Vega, and Yalijux Wards created from the Providencia, Santiaguila, Seamay 2nd, Vega, and Yalijux Branches
  • Calabar Nigeria South Stake: Mayne Avenue Ward created
  • Lagos Nigeria Ikeja Stake: Ibafo Ward created from the Ibafo Branch
  • Owerri Nigeria Stake: Nekede Poly Ward created from the Nekede Poly Branch
  • Capiata Paraguay Stake: Itaugua Ward created from the Itaugua Branch 
  • Trujillo Peru Primavera Stake: Villa del Mar Ward created from the Villa del Mar Branch 
  • Olongapo Philippines Stake: Cabalan, Calapacuan, Olongapo 1st, Olongapo 2nd, and Olongapo 3rd Wards created from the Cabalan, Calapacuan, Olongapo 1st, Olongapo 2nd, and Olongapo 3rd Branches
  • Russia Novosibirsk Mission: Russia Novosibirsk Mission Branch created
  • Russia Vladivostok Mission: Russia Vladivostok Mission Branch discontinued
  • Sierra Leone Freetown Mission: Conakry Branch created
  • Lome Togo Stake: Akodessewa and Baguida Wards created from the Akodessewa and Baguida Branches
  • Ukraine Dnepropetrovsk Mission: Kryvyi Rih Branch created
Change in wards: +28

Change in branches: -19

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of June 2017)

  • Cotonou Benin Stake: Arconville and Hilacondji Branches created 
  • Santa Cruz Bolivia Equipetrol Stake: Pentaguazu Ward created
  • Goiania Brazil South Stake: Cruzeiro do Sul Ward created from the Cruzeiro do Sul Branch
  • Maringa Brazil Stake: Horto Florestal Ward created
  • Santos Brazil Stake: Areia Branca 2nd and Gonzaga Wards created
  • Uberlandia Brazil Stake: Ituiutaba Branch created 
  • Medellin Colombia Stake: Porvenir Ward created from the Porvenir Branch
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Kimbanseke Stake: Bibwa Ward created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Mont Ngafula Stake: Kimbondo Ward created from the Kimbondo Branch 
  • Guayaquil Ecuador El Salado Stake: Garcia Goyena Ward discontinued
  • Quito Ecuador Calderon Stake: Guayllabamba Branch created
  • Munich Germany Stake: Munich 3rd Ward and Neuötting Branch discontinued
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Wa Branch created
  • Yamoransa Ghana Stake: Mando Branch created
  • Jerusalem District: Galilee Branch discontinued 
  • Hongseong Korea District: Daecheon and Hongseong Branches discontinued 
  • Caldwell Liberia District: Logan Town 2nd Branch created
  • Puebla Mexico Fuertes Stake: Loreto and Nacionales Unidas Wards discontinued
  • Puebla Mexico Valsequillo Stake: Universidad and Xilotzingo Wards discontinued 
  • Masaya Nicaragua Stake: Nindiri Ward created from the Nindiri Branch
  • Nigeria Benin City Mission: Akure 3rd and Akure 4th Branches created
  • Onitsha Nigeria Stake: Ogidi Branch created
  • Moyobamba Peru District: Soritor Branch discontinued
  • Tumbes Peru Stake: Corrales Branch discontinued
  • Binalbagan Philippines Stake: Kabankalan 2nd Ward created
  • Marbel Philippines District: Masiag Branch created
  • Puerto Princesa Philippines Stake: Puerto Princesa 1st, Puerto Princesa 2nd, Roxas, Santa Monica 1st, and Santa Monica 2nd Wards created from the Puerto Princesa 1st, Puerto Princesa 2nd, Roxas, Santa Monica 1st, and Santa Monica 2nd Branches
  • Algarve Portugal District: Tavira Branch discontinued
  • Russia Vladivostok Mission: Artyom and Nakhodka Branches discontinued
  • Bangkok Thailand Stake: Chonburi Branch created
Change in wards: +9

Change in branches: -6

Monday, July 10, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of May 2017)

  • Buenos Aires Argentina Monte Grande: Colon Ward created from the Colon Branch
  • Antwerp Belgium Stake: Gent Ward created from the Gent Branch; Brugge and Kortrijk Branches discontinued 
  • Macae Brazil Stake: Lagomar Ward created from the Lagomar Branch
  • Sao Paulo Brazil Taboao Stake: Jardim Helena Ward created; Alvorada Ward discontinued
  • Rio Claro Costa Rica District: Puerto Jimenez Branch created
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Juan Montalvo Stake: 31 de Octobre Branch created 
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Kennedy Stake: Garzota Ward created; Tarqui Ward discontinued
  • Winneba Ghana Stake: Ansaful 2nd Branch created
  • Coban Guatemala Stake: San Marcos Ward created
  • Palermo Honduras Stake: La Sarrosas 2nd Ward created
  • Gyeonggi Korea Stake: Gangdong and Seongnam Wards discontinued 
  • Seoul Korea West Stake: Hwagok and Mokdong Wards discontinued
  • Izucar de Matamoros Mexico District: Tepeojuma Branch created
  • Los Tuxtla Mexico District: San Andres Primero de Mayo Branch discontinued
  • Beira Mozambique Manga Stake: Chamba, Inhamizua, and Villa Massane Wards created from the Chamba, Inhamizua, and Villa Massane Branches
  • Matagalpa Nicaragua Stake: Yaguare Ward created from the Yaguare Branch
  • Abuja Nigeria North Stake: Madalla Branch created 
  • Calabar Nigeria South Stake: Anantigha Ward created 
  • Nigeria Enugu Mission: Makurdi 2nd and Makurdi 3rd Branches created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria North Stake: Choba 2nd Ward created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria South Stake: Lolo-Ama Ward create from from the Lolo-Amam Branch 
  • Yenagoa Nigeria Stake: Akenfa, Iboghene, Kpansia, Onopa-Ovum, Opolo, and Yenezuepie Wards created from the Akenfa, Iboghene, Kpansia, Onopa-Ovum, Opolo, and Yenezuepie Branches
  • Moveave Papua New Guinea District: Moveave Papua New Guinea District Branch discontinued
  • Papua New Guinea Lae Mission: Ngasuwampu, Taraka, and Yalu Branches created
  • Colombo Sri Lanka District: Colombo 2nd Branch created
  • Kampala Uganda South Stake: Mengo Ward created from the Mengo Branch
Change in wards: +15

Change in branches: -8

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of May 2017)

  • Antwerp Belgium Stake: the Leuven Ward and the Genk, Tilburg, and Turnhout Branches discontinued
  • Boa Vista Brazil Stake: Buritis, Cacari, Cambara, Canaa, and Floresta Wards created from the Buritis, Cacari, Cambara, Canaa, and Floresta Branches
  • Canoas Brazil Stake: Novo Santa Rita Ward created from the Nova Santa Rita Branch
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon North Stake: Adiopodoume Ward created 
  • Akoupe Cote d'Ivoire District: Akoupe Cote d'Ivoire District Branch created
  • Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Las Caobas Stake: La Venta Branch discontinued
  • Ghana Cape Coast Mission: Komenda Branch created 
  • Yamoransa Ghana Stake: Abakrampa, Mankessim 1st, and Mankessim 2nd Wards created from the Abakrampa, Mankessim 1st, and Mankessim 2nd Branches
  • Santo Domingo Dominican Republic San Geronimo Stake: Pantoja 2nd Ward created 
  • Korovou Fiji District: Korovou Branch discontinued
  • Coban Guatemala Stake: San Juan Chamelco Ward created from the San Juan Chamelco Branch 
  • Guatemala City Montserrat Stake: Nueva Vida Ward created from the Nueva Vida Branch
  • Seoul Korea West Stake: Gaebong Ward discontinued
  • Monrovia Liberia Stake: Central Monrovia, Congo Town 2nd, Doe Community, Matadi, and Sinkor Wards created from the Central Monrovia, Congo Town 2nd, Doe Community, Matadi, and Sinkor Branches
  • Mexico City Prados Stake: Pensamiento Ward discontinued
  • Rotterdam Netherlands Stake: Dordrecht and Gouda Wards discontinued
  • Managua Nicaragua Las Americas Stake: Loma Verde Ward created from the Loma Verde Branch
  • Etinan Nigeria North District: Ikot Udoabia and Uyo Road Branches created
  • Nigeria Calabar Mission: Ugep 2nd Branch created
  • Okrika Nigeria District: Onne and Sogho Branches created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria West Stake: Rumuepirikom Ward created
  • Arraijan Panama Stake: Hato Montana Ward created
  • Madeira Portugal District: Camara de Lobos Branch discontinued 
  • Lome Togo Stake: Wuiti Ward created from the Wuiti Branch
  • Trinidad Port of Spain Mission: Bushlot Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +17

Change in branches: -18

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of April 2017)

  • Bahia Blanca Argentina Villa Mitre Stake: La Falda Branch discontinued 
  • Tarija Bolivia Stake: Alianza, Jardin, Tarija, and Valle Hermoso Branches created
  • Hortolandia Brazil Stake: Jardim Amanda 2nd Branch created 
  • Sorriso Brazil District: Botanico Branch created
  • Calgary Alberta Confederation Park Stake: Lions Gate SA Ward created
  • Bogota Colombia Granada Stake: Magdala Ward discontinued 
  • Palmira Colombia District: Las Palmeras and Pradera Branches discontinued
  • Heredia Costa Rica Stake: La Ribera Ward created
  • Port-Bouet Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Anoumabo, Petit Bassam, Prodomo, and Sicogi Wards, and Sipim and Vridi Canal Branches created
  • Accra Ghana Adenta Stake: Danfa Ward created from the Danfa Branch
  • Asamankese Ghana District: Adeiso and Asene Branches created 
  • Assin Foso Ghana Stake: Assin Adeimbra and Assin Anynabrem Branches created
  • Dublin Ireland Stake: Terenure 2nd Ward created from the Bray Branch 
  • Madagascar Antananarivo Mission: Bazaribe Branch created
  • Kuala Lumpur Malaysia District: Klang Branch discontinued
  • Chetumal Mexico Stake: Calderitas Branch created
  • Puebla Mexico Citlaltepetl District: Grajales and Tlachichuca Branches created; Libres and Serdan Wards downgraded to the Libres and Serdan Branches
  • Puebla Mexico La Libertad Stake: Los Angeles Ward discontinued
  • Puebla Mexico La Paz Stake: San Pablo del Monte Branch discontinued
  • Abuja Nigeria South Stake: Gwagwalada Branch created; Masaka Ward created from the Masaka Branch 
  • Calabar Nigeria South Stake: Big Qua Town Ward created 
  • Etinan Nigeria Stake: Ndon Utim Ward created
  • Umuahia Nigeria Stake: Ogbuebule Oboro Branch created
  • Belfast Northern Ireland Stake: Newtonabbey Ward discontinued 
  • Moscow Russia Stake: Ramenskoe Branch created
  • Cape Town South Africa Stake: Montana Branch created
  • Valera Venezuela District: El Amparo Branch created
Change in wards: +6

Change in branches: +14