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

Monday, April 6, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of March 2015)

  • Melbourne Australia Deer Park Stake: Deer Park (Samoan) Ward created; Sunshine (Tongan) Ward created from the Sunshine (Tongan) Branch
  • Leopoldina Brazil District: Cataguases and Leopoldina Wards downgraded to the Cataguases and Leopoldina Branches
  • Abbotsford British Columbia Stake: Hope Branch created
  • Chillan Chile Stake: Quillon Ward created from the Quillon Branch
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa Mission: Kisangani Branch created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Kimbanseke Stake: Makanza Branch created
  • San Jose Costa Rica Los Yoses Stake: Puerto Viejo Branch created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Abengourou Branch created
  • Accra Ghana Adenta Stake: Ashaley Botwe Ward and Haatso Branch created
  • Kumasi Ghana Dichemso Stake: Kenyasi Branch created
  • Xalapa Mexico Macuiltepetl Stake: Atenas Veracruzana Ward created
  • Windhoek Namibia District: Swakopmund and Wanaheda Branches created
  • Iloilo Philippines North Stake: Leganes 2nd Ward created
  • Bo Sierra Leone West District: Kandeh Town Branch created
Change in wards: +4

Change in branches: +9

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of March 2015)

  • Sete Lagoas Brazil Stake: Pedro Leopoldo Ward created from the Pedro Leopoldo Branch
  • Barrie Ontario Stake: Aurora Branch (Spanish) created
  • Ottawa Ontario Stake: Kanata Ward created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Adzope 2nd Branch created 
  • Hannover Germany Stake: Minden Ward downgraded to the Minden Branch
  • Accra Ghana Adenta Stake: Danfa Branch created
  • Accra Ghana Tesano Stake: Maamobi Branch created 
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Kalpohin Branch created
  • Sunyani Ghana District: Kenyasi No. 2 and Sunyani Ghana District Branches created
  • Twifu Praso Ghana District: Dunkwa-On-Offin Branch created
  • Winneba Ghana Stake: Winneba 2nd Ward created
  • Daegu Korea Stake: Daemyeong Ward discontinued
  • The Hague Netherlands Stake: Wassenaar Ward (English) created from Wassenaar Branch (English)
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria East Stake: Rumuodumaya Ward created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria West Stake: Mgbuosimini Ward created
  • Guadeloupe Peru La Libertad District: Chequen Branch discontinued
  • Baleares Spain District: Marratxi Branch created
  • Taichung Taiwan Stake: Taichung YSA Branch discontinued
  • Artigas Uruguay Stake: Artigas 5th Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +4

Change in branches: +5

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of February 2015)

  • Brisbane Australia Logan Stake: Karawatha 2nd (Samoan) and Parki Ridge 2nd (Tongan) Branches created
  • Ipomeia Brazil District: Joacaba 2nd and Videira 2nd Branches discontinued 
  • Osasco Brazil Stake: Jardim Conceição Ward created from Jardim Conceição Branch
  • Passo Fundo Brazil Stake: Petropolis Ward created
  • Sete Lagoas Brazil Stake: Recanto da Serra Ward created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: N'Dotre 2nd and Rive Gauche Branches created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Issia Branch created
  • Paea Tahiti Stake: Temarua Ward created
  • Accra Ghana Adenta Stake: Agbogba Branch created
  • Ghana Accra Mission: Aflao Branch created
  • Toluca Mexico Stake: Haciendas Ward created
  • Xalapa Mexico Stake: Casa Blanca Ward created
  • Maputo Mozambique Stake: Chamanculo, Magoanine, Matola 1st, Matola 2nd, Polana, Summershield, and T-3 Wards created from the Chamanculo, Magoanine, Matola 1st, Matola 2nd, Polana, Summershield, and T-3 Branches
  • Lagos Nigeria South Stake: Olodi-Apapa Ward and Snake Island Branch created
  • Geneva Switzerland Stake: Saint Genis Branch created
  • Kampala Uganda Stake: Kajjansi 2nd Branch created
Change in wards: +14

Change in branches: +0

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of February 2015)

  • Alphaville Brazil Stake: Carapicuiba Branch created
  • Sao Sebastiao Brazil District: Travessao Branch created
  • Assomada Cape Verde District: Assomada 1st, Assomada 2nd, and Tarrafal Wards downgraded to the Assomada 1st, Assomada 2nd, and Tarrafal Branches
  • Puerto Montt Chile Stake: Alerce Ward created from the Alerce Branch
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Bouake Branch created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Kimbanseke Stake: Mpasa 3rd Ward created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Mont Ngafula Stake: Kindele Ward created 
  • Cape Coast Ghana Stake: Yamoransa 2nd Ward created
  • Sunyani Ghana District: Abesim Branch created
  • Winneba Ghana Stake: Swedru 3rd Ward created
  • Guadalajara Mexico Lomas Stake: Molinos Ward created
  • Mexico Tampico Mission: Abasolo Branch discontinued
  • Toluca Mexico Stake: Ixtlahuaca Ward created from the Ixtlahuaca Branch
  • Xalapa Mexico Stake: Araucarias and Natura Wards created
  • Aba Nigeria Ogbor Hill Stake: Akrika Branch created
  • Lagos Nigeria South Stake: Badore and Lakowe Branches created
  • Upolu Samoa Tafuaupolu Stake: Tanumalala Branch created
  • Bo Sierra Leone East District: New England Branch created
  • Kitwe Zambia District: Masala Branch created
Change in wards: +6

Change in branches: +10