Saturday, October 14, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of October 2017)

  • Santa Rosa Argentina Stake: General Acha Ward downgraded to the General Acha Branch
  • Melbourne Australia Narre Warren Stake: River Gum Ward created
  • Caucaia Brazil Stake: Jurema Ward created 
  • Fortaleza Brazil Bom Jardin Stake: Siqueira Ward created
  • San Jose Costa Rica La Sabana Stake: Puriscal Ward created from the Puriscal Branch 
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Prosperina Stake: Chongon Branch created
  • Berlin Germany Stake: Berlin Branch (English) created
  • Accra Ghana Ofankor Stake: Medie Branch created
  • Yamoransa Ghana Stake: Saltpond Branch created 
  • Quetzaltenango Guatemala El Bosque Stake: La Colina Ward created
  • Monrovia Liberia Stake: Airfield Ward created
  • Monrovia Liberia Bushrod Island Stake: New Kru Town 2nd and St Paul Bridge Wards created
  • Atotonilco Mexico Stake: Cincoc 2nd Ward created from the Cincoc 2nd Branch
  • Juchitan Mexico Stake: Cristobal Colon, Hidalgo, and Santo Domingo 2nd Wards discontinued
  • Juchitan Mexico Las Flores Stake: Cheguigo, Juarez, and Matamoros Wards discontinued
  • Matias Romero Mexico District: Matias Romero 1st and Matias Romero 2nd Wards downgraded to the Matias Romero 1st and Matias Romero 2nd Branches
  • Salina Cruz Mexico Stake: Guiengola, Miramar, and Salina Cruz Wards discontinued
  • Chilpancingo Mexico Stake: Galeana Ward discontinued
  • Abuja Nigeria North Stake: Byazhim Ward created
  • Benin City Ikpokpan Stake: Idogbo Branch created
  • Savaii Samoa South Stake: Sili 3rd Ward created
Net change in wards: -2

Net change in branches: +6

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of September 2017)

  • Argentina Bahia Blanca Mission: Carlos Casares Branch discontinued 
  • Macarthur Australia Stake: Campbelltown 4th (Samoan) and Macarthur Wards discontinued
  • Melbourne Australia Deer Park Stake: Derrimut Ward (Samoan) created
  • La Paz Bolivia Alto San Pedro Stake: Jardin Ward created
  • Brazil Londrina Mission: Paranavai Branch created
  • Curitiba Brazil Iguacu Stake: Campo Magro Ward created from the Campo Magro Branch
  • Sao Paulo Brazil Santo Amaro Stake: Moema Branch created
  • Calgary Alberta North Stake: Symons Valley Ward created
  • Cardston Alberta Stake: Kainai Branch discontinued
  • Pereira Colombia Stake: Lago 2nd Ward discontinued
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Adiake Branch created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Saioua Branch created
  • Esmeraldas Ecuador Stake: Aire Libre Ward created from the Aire Libre Branch
  • Neumünster Germany Stake: Glückstadt Branch discontinued
  • Florence Italy Stake: Siena Branch discontinued 
  • Seoul Korea Stake: Wondang Ward discontinued
  • Chilpancingo Mexico Stake: Heroico and Los Sauces Wards discontinued
  • Ciudad Obregon Mexico Yaqui Stake: Deportiva Ward discontinued 
  • Culiacan Mexico Stake: Los Pinos, Nuevo Culiacan, and Industrial Wards discontinued
  • Culiacan Mexico Humaya Stake: Guadalupe and La Conquista Wards discontinued
  • Culiacan Mexico Tamazula Stake: Amistad and Colhuacan Wards discontinued
  • Mazatlan Mexico Stake: Galaxia Ward discontinued
  • Mazatlan Mexico West Stake: Del Valle, Lopez Mateos, and Vincente Guerrero Wards discontinued
  • Navojoa Mexico District: Aeropuerto and Navojoa Wards downgraded to the Aeropuerto and Navojoa Branches
  • Nogales Mexico District: La Mesa Branch created 
  • Puebla Mexico Citlaltepetl District: Tlacoyalco Branch created
  • Benin City Nigeria Ihogbe Stake: Agho, Akugbe, Oguola, and Upper Owina Branches created
  • Benin City Nigeria Ikpokpan Stake: Ekae Ward, and Erediauwa and Ugbor 2nd Branches created
  • Benin City Nigeria New Benin Stake: Owoseni Ward created
  • Benin City Nigeria Oregbeni Stake: Amufi Ward created
  • Benin City Siluko Stake: Edobor and Oghogho Branches created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria Stake: Azuabie Ward created; Amadi Ward downgraded to the Amadi Branch
  • Calasiao Philippines Stake: Calasiao 1st, Calasiao 2nd, Malasiqui 1st, Malasiqui 2nd, and Santa Barbara Wards created from the Calasiao 1st, Calasiao 2nd, Malasiqui 1st, Malasiqui 2nd, and Santa Barbara Branches
  • Upolu Samoa Aleisa Stake: Tapatapao Ward created
  • Upolu Samoa South Stake: Fusi Ward created from the Fusi Branch
  • Sierra Leone Freetown Mission: Mogbwemo, Moriba Town, and Mosenesie Junction Branches created
  • Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam District: Binh Duong, Phu My Hung, and Thu Duc Branches created
Net change in wards: -5

Net change in branches: +11

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of September 2017)

  • Pacajus Brazil Stake: Horizonte Ward created from the Horizonte Branch 
  • Los Chillos Ecuador San Rafael Stake: Yaruquí Ward created from the Yaruquí Branch
  • Accra Ghana Ofankor Stake: Amasaman 2nd Ward created
  • Winneba Ghana Stake: Breman Brakwa and Swedru 5th Branches created
  • Yamoransa Ghana Stake: Denkylra Branch created
  • Guatemala City La Esperanza Stake: Las Villas Ward created from the SanPedro Ayampuc Branch 
  • Seoul Korea Dongdaemun Stake: Hwayang Ward and Imun Branch discontinued
  • Benin City Nigeria Oregbeni Stake: Ozuola Branch created
  • Ibadan Nigeria Stake: Oke Itunu Branch created
  • Lagos Nigeria Ikeja Stake: Igbogbo Ward created from the Igbogbo Branch
  • Nigeria Calabar Mission: Akpabuyo Branch created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria Stake: Elekahia Ward created; Rumuomasi Ward downgraded to the Rumuomasi Branch
  • Malolos Philippines Stake: Malolos 3rd Ward created 
  • Sierra Leone Freetown Mission: Moyamba Branch created
  • Mdantsane South Africa Stake: Mdantsane 4th Ward created
Change in wards: +6

Change in branches: +3

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of August 2017)

  • Barbados Bridgetown Mission: Georgetown Branch created 
  • Brazil Riberao Preto Mission: Brazil Riberao Preto Mission Branch discontinued
  • Palmas Brazil Stake: Luzimangues Branch created
  • Teresina Brazil Horto Stake: Cidade Leste Ward created
  • Barranquilla Colombia El Carmen Stake: Galapa Ward created from the Galapa Branch 
  • Bogota Colombia Tunjuelito Stake: Quiroga Ward discontinued
  • Bucaramanga Colombia Stake: San Gil Branch created 
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Masina Stake: Telecom 2nd Ward created from the Telecom 2nd Branch
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Mahapleu Branch created
  • Taravao Tahiti Stake: Afaahiti Ward created
  • Villa Nueva Honduras Stake: Dos Caminos Ward created from the Dos Caminos Branch
  • Gyeonggi Korea Stake: Icheon Ward created from the Icheon Branch
  • Seoul Korea South Stake: Bongcheon and Seocho Wards discontinued 
  • Madero Mexico Stake: Mata Redonda Ward downgraded to the Mata Redonda Branch
  • The Hague Netherlands Stake: Den Helder Branch discontinued
  • Benin City Nigeria Ugbowo Stake: Obviogie Branch created
  • Ibadan Nigeria Stake: Ojoo Ward created from the Orogun Branch 
  • Lima Peru El Olivar Stake: Oquendo Ward created
  • Seville Spain Stake: Seville 2nd Ward discontinued 
Change in wards: +3

Change in branches: -1

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of August 2017)

  • Adriatic South Mission: Korçë Branch created
  • Campina Grande Brazil Liberdade Stake: Sitio Lucas Ward created from the Sitio Lucas Branch 
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Masina Stake: Nsanga Branch created
  • Havana Cuba District: Havana Cuba District Branch created
  • Maseru Lesotho District: Khubetsoana and Thetsane Branches created
  • Tijuana Mexico Insurgentes Stake: Las Delicias Branch created from the Las Huertas Ward 
  • Beira Mozambique Stake: Mananga Ward created
  • Ile-Ife Nigeria Stake: Urban Day Ward created from the Urban Day Branch
  • Jos Nigeria District: Bassa Branch created
  • Nigeria Lagos Mission: Ogbomosho Branch created
  • Oron Nigeria District: Amamong and Uya Oro Branches created 
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria South Stake: Bie-Ama and Pere-Ama Branches created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria West Stake: Rumuola Branch created
  • Lima Peru Wiesse Stake: Montenegro Ward created 
  • Sierra Leone Freetown Mission: Koidu Branch created
  • Jinja Uganda Stake: Wanyange Branch created
Change in wards: +3

Change in branches: +13

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