Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of July 2015)

  • Olavarría Argentina Stake: Independencia, Mariano Moreno, Tandil 1st, Tandil 2nd, and Urquiza Wards created from the Independencia, Mariano Moreno, Tandil 1st, Tandil 2nd, and Urquiza Branches
  • Santiago Chile Javiera Carrera Stake: Jose Miguel Carrera Ward created 
  • Valparaiso Chile West Stake: Edwards, Levarte, and Quebrada Verde Wards created from the Edwards, Levarte, and Quebrada Verde Branches
  • Republic of Congo Brazzaville Mission: New Bell and Village Branches created
  • Abobo Cote d'Ivoire East Stake: Agnissankoi, Belle Cite, Colatier, and Sogefiha Wards created
  • Assin Foso Ghana Stake: Assin Edubiase Branch created
  • Koforidua Ghana District: Tafo Branch created
  • Guatemala City Alameda Stake: Villas Alameda Ward discontinued
  • Abak Nigeria Stake: Abak 1st, Abia Okpo, Atai Otoro, Ediene, and Eka Nto Obo Wards created from the Abak 1st, Abia Okpo, Atai Otoro, Ediene, and Eka Nto Obo Branches
  • Lagos Nigeria West Stake: Ayobo Ward created from the Ayobo Branch
  • Nigeria Benin City Mission: Akure 2nd Branch created
  • Umuahia Nigeria Stake: Iyalu Ibere Branch created
  • Warri Nigeria Stake: Ughelli 2nd Ward created
  • Juliaca Peru Stake: Rinconada and San Jose Wards discontinued 
  • Iloilo Philippines North Stake: Dumangas Ward created from Dumangas Branch
  • Moscow Russia North District: Moscow Russia North District Branch created
  • Samara Russia District: Samara Russia District Branch created 
  • Bo Sierra Leone East District: Torkpoi Town and Yemo Town Branches created
  • Mabopane South Africa Stake: Montana Ward created; Soshanguve Ward created from the Soshanguve Branch 
  • St. Gallen Switzerland Stake: Zurich Branch (English) created
  • Zimbabwe Harare Mission: Dombashawa 2nd and Kadoma 2nd Branches created
Change in wards: +20

Change in branches: -3

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of June 2015)

  • Olavarría Argentina Stake: Villa del Parque Branch discontinued
  • Zapala Argentina Stake: San Martin de los Andes Ward created from the San Martin de los Andes Branch
  • Brisbane Australia Cleveland Stake: Redland Bay Ward created
  • Betim Brazil Stake: Divinópolis 1st, Divinópolis 2nd, and Itaúna Wards created from the Divinópolis 1st, Divinópolis 2nd, and Itaúna Branches
  • Brazil Cuiaba Mission: Alta Floresta Branch created
  • Brazil Goiana Mission: California Branch created
  • Campina Grande Brazil Liberdade Stake: Esperanca Branch created
  • Joao Pessoa Brazil Rangel Stake: Parque do Sol Ward created
  • Porto Seguro Brazil District: Mucuri Branch created 
  • São Sebastião Brazil District: Indaiá Branch created
  • Talagante Chile Stake: Isla de Maipo Ward created from the Isla de Maipo Branch
  • Hong Kong China New Territories Stake: Tin Sau Ward created
  • Hong Kong China Tolo Harbour Stake: Fanling Ward created
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon South Stake: Beago Ward created 
  • Santa Rosa Ecuador District: Huaquillas Branch created
  • London England Wandsworth Stake: Wansworth Common Ward discontinued
  • Dresden Germany Stake: Dresden 2nd Ward created from the Meissen Branch
  • Leipzig Germany Stake: Werdau Ward created from the Werdau Branch 
  • Agona Ghana District: Agona Ghana District Branch created
  • Koforidua Ghana District: Maase Branch created
  • Comayagua Honduras Stake: Piedras Bonitas Ward created from the Piedras Bonitas Branch
  • San Pedro Sula Honduras Stake: El Carmen Ward created from the El Carmen Branch
  • Hiroshima Japan Stake: Yanai Ward created from the Yanai Branch
  • Puebla Mexico Mayorazgo Stake: El Refugio Ward created
  • Puerto Vallarta Mexico Stake: La Peñita Branch discontinued
  • Taranaki New Zealand District: Stratford Branch created 
  • Cagayan de Oro Philippines Stake: Lumbia Branch created
  • Pretoria South Africa Stake: Mamelodi 2nd Ward created from the Mamelodi 2nd Branch
  • Hualien Taiwan Stake: Hualien 1st, Hualien 2nd, Taitung 1st, Taitung 2nd, and Taitung 3rd Ward created from the Hualien 1st, Hualien 2nd, Taitung 1st, Taitung 2nd, and Taitung 3rd Branches
  • Ubon Thailand Stake: Buriram, Korat, Roi-Et, Srisaket, and Ubon Wards created from the Buriram, Korat, Roi-Et, Srisaket, and Ubon Branches
Change in wards: +26

Change in branches: -13

Monday, June 22, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of June 2015)

  • Pago Pago Samoa Central Stake: Tafuna 3rd Ward created
  • Alphaville Brazil Stake: Aldeia da Serra Branch
  • Osasco Brazil Stake: Helena Maria Ward created
  • Sumare Brazil Stake: Amizade Ward created
  • Alto Hospicio Chile District: La Pampa Branch created
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon South Stake: Sogefiha Ward created
  • San Juan Dominican Republic District: El Cerrado Branch discontinued
  • Ashaiman Ghana Stake: Michel Camp Ward created from the Michel Camp Branch
  • Kumasi Ghana Bantama Stake: Afrancho Branch created
  • Winneba Ghana Stake: Odoben 1st Ward created from the Odoben 1st Branch
  • Mazatenango Guatemala Stake: Cuyotenango Ward created from the Cuyotenango Branch
  • Cuauhtemoc Mexico District: Campestre Branch created
  • Apeldoorn Netherlands Stake: Zwolle Ward created from the Zwolle Branch
  • Auckland New Zealand Penrose Stake: Penrose 1st (Tongan) and Penrose 2nd (Samoan) Wards created
  • Aba Nigeria Ogbor Hill Stake: Umuola 2nd and Waterside 2nd Wards and the Bible College Road Branch created
  • Lagos Nigeria West Stake: Shogunle Ward created; Sango Ward created from the Sango Branch
  • Lisbon Portugal Stake: Póvoa de Santa Íria Ward created from the Póvoa de Santa Íria Branch
  • Port Elizabeth South Africa Stake: Zwide Branch created
  • Soweto South Africa Stake: Glen Ridge Ward created; Protea Glen Ward downgraded to a branch
Change in wards: +14

Change in branches: +0

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of May 2015)

  • Marilia Brazil Stake: Assis Ward created from the Assis Branch
  • Passo Fundo Brazil Stake: Garden Ward created
  • Yaounde Cameroon District: Bastos 2nd (English) and Eleveur Branches created
  • Talagante Chile Stake: El Monte, Melipilla 1st, Melipilla 2nd, Talagante 1st, and Talagante 2nd Wards created from the El Monte, Melipilla 1st, Melipilla 2nd, Talagante 1st, and Talagante 2nd Branches
  • San Francisco de Macoris Stake: Matancita Branch discontinued
  • Santiago Dominican Republic Stake: La Herradura, La Yaguita de Pastor, and Rafey Branches discontinued
  • Dresden Germany Stake: Forst Ward created 
  • Ashaiman Ghana Stake: Official Town Branch created
  • Kumasi Ghana Bantama Stake: Offinso Branch created
  • Apodaca Mexico Stake: Santa Rosa Ward created
  • Maputo Mozambique Stake: Mahotas Ward created
  • Aba Nigeria Stake: Abayi Amaugwu Branch created
  • Bogo Philippines District: Daanbantayan Branch created
  • Hillcrest South Africa Stake: Molweni Branch created
  • Roodepoort South Africa Stake: Khutsong Ward created from the Khutsong Branch
  • Mbabane Swaziland District: Ngwane Park and Sidwashini Branches created
  • Ciudad Ojeda Venezuela Stake: El Danto Branch discontinued
  • Harare Zimbabwe Stake: Borrowdale Branch created
Change in wards: +11

Change in branches: -2

Monday, May 18, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of May 2015)

  • Eight Mile Plains Australia Stake: Sunnybank Branch (Mandarin) created
  • Brazil Salvador Mission: Santo Estevao Branch created
  • Brazil Sao Paulo West Mission: Brazil Sao Paulo West Mission Branch discontinued 
  • Canada Montreal Mission: Canada Montreal Mission Branch created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Mokali Stake: Masina 4th Ward created 
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Niangon South Stake: Base Cie Ward created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Akoupe Branch created
  • Yamoussoukro Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Habitat and Kokrenou Wards created from the Habitat and Kokrenou Branches
  • Taveuni Fiji District: Matei, Naduna, and Tacilevu Branches discontinued
  • Paris France Stake: Rouen Ward created from the Rouen Branch
  • Leipzig Germany Stake: Erfurt Ward created from the Erfurt Branch 
  • Ghana Cape Coast Mission: Abura Dunkwa and Asebu Branches created
  • Kpong Ghana District: Juapong Branch created
  • Cancun Mexico Kabah Stake: Kabah Ward discontinued
  • Martinez de la Torre Mexico Stake: Libertad Branch created
  • Tuxpan Mexico Stake: Santiago de la Pena Branch created
  • Auckland New Zealand Harbour Stake: Auckland YSA 2nd Ward created
  • Auckland New Zealand Manukau Stake: Auckland YSA 1st Ward created
  • Etinan Nigeria Stake: Ikot Obio Asanga Ward created from the Ikot Obio Asanga Branch; Afaha Nsit Branch created
  • Ibadan Nigeria Stake: Adegbayi and Odo-Ona Wards created 
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria East Stake: Igwuruta Branch created
  • Upolu Samoa Saleilua Stake: Siumu-Uta Branch created
  • Benoni South Africa Stake: Daveyton 2nd Branch created
  • Soweto South Africa Stake: Kagiso 2nd Ward created
  • Kaohsiung Taiwan East Stake: Tungkang Ward created from the Tung Kang Branch
Change in wards: +12

Change in branches: +2

Friday, May 8, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of April 2015)

  • Adelaide Australia Firle Stake: Mildura Ward created from the Mildura Branch
  • Melbourne Australia Gippsland Stake: Latrobe Valley Branch created
  • Brazil Goiania Mission: Catalão Branch created
  • Castanhal Brazil Stake: Salinopolis Branch created
  • Caxias do Sul Brazil Stake: Serrano Branch created
  • Sao Paulo Brazil South Stake: Vila Santa Catarina Ward discontinued
  • Achiacachi Bolivia District: Ajjaria Grande and Warisata Branches discontinued
  • Cranbrook British Columbia Stake: Golden Branch discontinued 
  • Longueuil Quebec Stake: Granby Branch created
  • Yamoussoukro Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Agbanou, Bouafle, Koko, N'Zuessy 1st, and N'Zuessy 2nd Wards created from the Agbanou, Bouafle, Koko, N'Zuessy 1st, and N'Zuessy 2nd Branches
  • Erfurt Germany District: Gera, Gotha, Nordhausen, and Weimar Branches discontinued
  • Leipzig Germany Stake: Meerane Branch discontinued
  • Accra Ghana Tesano Stake: Akweteman Ward created 
  • Assin Foso Ghana Stake: Habitat 2nd and Telecom Hill 2nd Wards created
  • Osaka Japan Stake: Nara Ward created from the Nara Branch
  • Cancun Mexico Kukulcan Stake: Arrecifes Ward created
  • Queretaro Mexico Stake: Juriquilla Ward created
  • Veracruz Mexico Reforma Stake: Aeropuerto Ward created 
  • Beira Mozambique Stake: Baixa, Chingussura, Macurungo, Maraza, Mascarenha, Munhava, and Palmeiras Ward created from the Baixa, Chingussura, Macurungo, Maraza, Mascarenha, Munhava, and Palmeiras Branches 
  • Maputo Mozambique Stake: Polana Ward downgraded to the Polana Branch
  • Abuja Nigeria Stake: Jikwoyi Ward created from the Jikwoyi Branch
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria East Stake: Eliohani Ward created from the Eliohani Branch
  • Umuahia Nigeria Stake: Umuahia 1st and Umuahia 2nd Wards created from the Umuahia 1st and Umuahia 2nd Branches
  • Mantaro Peru Stake: Camino Real Ward discontinued 
  • Aparri Philippines District: Camalaniugan 2nd Branch created
  • Cauayan Philippines District: Cauayan Isabela 3rd Branch created
  • Warsaw Poland District: Bialystok Branch discontinued
  • Seoul Korea Kangseo Stake: Siheung Ward discontinued
  • Seoul Korea West Stake: Bupyeong, Gajeong, and Yeonsu Wards discontinued
  • Taichung Taiwan East Stake: Tungfeng Branch created
  • Taichung Taiwan West Stake: Chingshui Branch created
  • Donetsk Ukraine District: Gorlovka Branch discontinued
  • Barinas Venezuela Stake: Dominga Ortiz Ward discontinued
  • Cabimas Venezuela Stake: Punta Gorda Branch discontinued
  • Calabozo Venezuela District: El Tamarindo and Los Angeles Branches discontinued
  • Lusaka Zambia Stake: Matero and Munali Wards created from the Matero and Munali Branches
Change in wards: +18

Change in branches: -23

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of April 2015)

  • Argentina Neuquen Mission: Rincon de los Sauces Branch created
  • Araraquara Brazil Stake: Araraquara 7th Ward created from the Araraquara 7th Branch
  • Colatina Brazil District: Baixo Guandu Branch created
  • Curitiba Brazil Stake: Jardim Botanico Ward discontinued
  • Pacajus Brazil Stake: Aaracati Ward created from the Aracati Branch 
  • Planaltina Brazil District: Cabeceiras Branch created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Bondoukou Branch created
  • Accra Ghana Kasoa Stake: Gbawe Ward created from the Gbawe Branch
  • Accra Ghana Tesano Stake: Abeka Branch created
  • Madagascar Antananarivo Mission: Moramanga Branch created 
  • Mexico Monterrey West Mission: Mexico Monterrey West Mission Branch discontinued
  • Etinan Nigeria Stake: Efa Branch created
  • Bacolod Philippines South Stake: Minoyan Branch created
  • Binalbagan Philippines Stake: Pontevedra Ward created from the Pontevedra Branch
  • Cadiz Philippines Stake: Cadiz 2nd Ward created from the Cadiz 2nd Branch
  • Trujillo Peru Porvenir Stake: Los Jazmines and Progreso Wards discontinued
  • Russia Vladivostok Mission: Angarsk and Artyom Branches created
  • Upolu Samoa East Stake: Lotofaga Fou Ward created from the Lotofaga Fou Branch
  • Sierra Leone Freetown Mission: Rogbaneh Branch created
  • Kaohsiung Taiwan West Stake: Tsuihua Ward created 
  • Taichung Taiwan Stake: Wuchuan 3rd Ward created
  • Valencia Venezuela Los Sauces Stake: Union Ward discontinued
  • Lusaka Zambia Stake: Chainama, Libala, Lilanda, Lusaka, and Woodlands Wards created from the Chainama, Libala, Lilanda, Lusaka, and Woodlands Branches
Change in wards: +9

Change in branches: -1