Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Change in Congregations (Second Half of June 2014)

  • Buenos Aires Argentina Litoral Stake: Virreyes Ward created from the Virreyes Branch
  • Coomera Australia Stake: Pimpama Ward created
  • Hortolandia Brazil Stake: Interlagos Branch created
  • Caribbean Area (Cuba): Cotorro Branch created
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission: Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West Mission Branch created
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo Lubumbashi Mission: Kalundu Branch created
  • Republic of Congo Brazzaville Mission: Republic of Congo Brazzaville Mission Branch created
  • Ecuador Guayaquil South Mission: Naranjal Branch created
  • Accra Ghana Kasoa Stake: Kasoa 3rd Ward created
  • Assin Foso Ghana Stake: Assin Afrofuom and Assin Nyankumasi Branches created
  • Amatitlan Guatemala Stake: Asiole Ward created 
  • Ginowan Japan Stake: Urasoe Ward and Ishikawa Branch discontinued
  • Okinawa Japan Stake: Naha Higashi, Oroku, and Yonabaru Wards discontinued
  • Niigata Japan District: Joetsu and Sanjo Branches discontinued
  • Cancun Mexico Kabah Stake: Zacil Ha Ward created
  • Guadalajara Mexico Bugambilias Stake: Nueva Galicia Ward created
  • Tezontepec Mexico Stake: Tlahuelilpan Branch created 
  • Toluca Mexico Stake: Almoloya Branch created; El Oro Ward created from the El Oro Branch
  • Valle del Mezquital Mexico Stake: San Juan Ward created from the San Juan Branch
  • Beira Mozambique District: Chamba, Macurungo, Maraza, and Mascarenha Branches created
  • Calabar Nigeria Stake: Ikot Nkebre Ward created
  • Nsit Ubium Nigeria Stake: Akai Branch created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria East Stake: Obeama Branch created
  • Warri Nigeria Stake: Ekete Ward created from the Ekete Branch 
  • Lima Peru Maranga Stake: Escardo Ward created
  • Dumaguete Philippines Stake: Dumaguete 1st, Dumaguete 2nd, Dumaguete 3rd, Sibulan, and Valencia Wards created from the Dumaguete 1st, Dumaguete 2nd, Dumaguete 3rd, Sibulan, and Valencia Branches
  • Roodepoort South Africa Stake: Munsieville Ward created from the Munsieville Branch
  • Hospitalet Spain Stake: Martorell Ward created from the Martorell Branch
  • St. Gallen Switzerland Stake: Kreuzlinger Ward created from the Kreuzlinger Branch
Change in wards: +14

Change in branches: +1

Change in Congregations (First Half of June 2014)

  • Kabul Afghanistan Military District: Leatherneck Military Branch discontinued
  • Buenos Aires Argentina Adrogue Stake: Rafael Calzada Branch discontinued 
  • Formosa Argentina District: Lujan Branch discontinued
  • Cotonou Benin District: Cocotomey Branch created 
  • Potosi Bolivia Stake: San Martin Ward discontinued
  • Brazil Belem Mission: Altamira Branch created
  • Curitiba Brazil Sao Lourenco Stake: Cachoeira Ward discontinued
  • Jaboatao Brazil Guararapes Stake: Jardin Guararapes Ward discontinued
  • Rio Branco Brazil Stake: Sena Madureira Branch created
  • Phnom Penh Cambodia North Stake: Pochentong, Teuk Laak, Teuk Thla, Tuol Kok, and Tuol Sang Ke Wards created from the Pochentong, Teuk Laak, Teuk Thla, Tuol Kok, and Tuol Sang Ke Branches
  • Phnom Penh Cambodia South Stake: Chaktomuk, Steung Mean Chey 1st, Steung Mean Chey 2nd, Steung Mean Chey 3rd, and Toul Tom Pong Wards created from the Chaktomuk, Steung Mean Chey 1st, Steung Mean Chey 2nd, Steung Mean Chey 3rd, and Toul Tom Pong Branches
  • Santiago Chile Alicahue Stake: Alicahue Ward discontinued
  • Abobo Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Assomin Ward and Sodeci Branch created
  • London England Hyde Park Stake: South Kensington (Portuguese) Ward created from the South Kensington (Portugese) Branch
  • Heidelberg Germany Stake: Heidelberg 2nd (Spanish) Branch created
  • Takoradi Ghana Stake: Asakae Branch created
  • Palermo Italy Stake: Palermo 3rd (English) Branch created 
  • Kingston Jamaica Stake: Boulevard, Constant Spring, Linstead, Portmore, Spanish Town 1st, and Spanish Town 2nd Wards created from the Boulevard, Constant Spring, Linstead, Portmore, Spanish Town 1st, and Spanish Town 2nd Branches
  • Chihuahua Mexico Tecnológico Stake: Coronel, Lagos, and Revolución Wards discontinued; Portales Ward and Quintas Carolinas Branch created
  • Cuauhtémoc Mexico District: Cuauhtémoc and Reforma Wards downgraded to the Cuauhtémoc and Reforma Branches
  • Okrika Nigeria District: Okrika Mainland Branch created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria Stake: Abuloma Branch created
  • Peru Chiclayo Mission: Celendin Branch created 
  • Pasay Philippines Stake: Pasay 5th Ward created
  • Porto Portugal North Stake: Ermesinde Branch discontinued
  • Ukraine Donetsk Mission: Ukraine Donetsk Mission Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +11

Change in branches: -9

Saturday, May 31, 2014

Change in Congregations (Second Half of May 2014)

  • Edmonton Alberta Bonnie Doon Stake: Glen Allen Ward created
  • Cotonou Benin District: Calavi Branch created
  • Cochabamba Bolivia Jaihuayco Stake: Villa Luz Ward discontinued
  • Aracatuba Brazil Stake: Pereira Barreto Branch discontinued 
  • Brazil Belem Mission: Paragominas Branch created
  • Montes Claros Brazil District: Pirapora Branch created
  • Natal Brazil Potengi Stake: Ceara-Mirim Ward created from Ceara-Mirim Branch
  • Praia Cape Verde Stake: Maio Branch created
  • Abobo Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Akeikoi 1st, Akeikoi 2nd, Ile Verte, and Plaque Wards created
  • San Cristobal Dominican Republic Stake: Madre Vieja 1st Ward downgraded to branch
  • Accra Ghana Kasoa Stake: Buduburam 2nd Ward created
  • Takoradi Ghana Stake: Essipon Branch created
  • Tema Ghana Stake: New Town Branch created
  • Tegucigalpa Honduras Loarque Stake: Las Americas Ward created 
  • Nairobi Kenya Stake: Kayole 2nd Ward created
  • Atlixco Mexico Stake: Cacaloxuchitl Branch created
  • Cabo San Lucas Mexico Stake: Pescadero Branch created
  • Umuahia Nigeria Stake: Apomiri Ubakala, Ndoro-Oboro, Nsirimo, Old Umuahia, and Umuahia 3rd Wards created from the Apomiri Ubakala, Ndoro-Oboro, Nsirimo, Old Umuahia, and Umuahia 3rd Branches
  • San Miguelito Panama Stake: Kuna Negra Branch discontinued
  • Setubal Portugal Stake: Barreiro 1st Ward downgraded to branch
  • Peru Chiclayo Mission: Chota Branch created
  • Cabuyao Philippines Stake: Calamba 3rd Branch created
  • Sagay Philippines Stake: Colonia Divina Branch created
  • Kissy Sierra Leone District: Kontoloh Branch created
  • Paysandu Uruguay Stake: Centro Ward and Young 2nd Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +10

Change in branches: +5

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Change in Congregations (First Half of May 2014)

  • Praia Cape Verde Stake: Assomada 2nd Ward and Calheta Branch created
  • Brazil Manaus Mission: Jutai Branch created
  • Fortaleza Brazil Bom Jardim Stake: Nova Conquista Ward created
  • Planaltina Brazil District: Arapoanga Branch discontinued
  • Vale do Itajai Brazil Stake: Blumenau 2nd Ward created
  • Melpilla Chile District: Merced Branch discontinued
  • Santiago Chile Huelen Stake: Los Conquistadores Ward discontinued 
  • Talagante Chile District: Esmeralda Branch discontinued
  • Armenia Colombia District: Brasilia Branch discontinued
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo Lubumbashi Mission: Bujumbura 3rd Branch created
  • Villa Nueva Guatemala El Frutal Stake: Villa Canales 2nd Ward created
  • Florence Italy Stake: Firenze, Livorno, Pisa, Prato, and Rimini Wards created from Firenze, Livorno, Pisa, Prato, and Rimini Branches; Firenze 2nd and Pistoia Branches discontinued
  • Nairobi Kenya Stake: Westlands Ward and Kitengela Branch created
  • Gwangju Korea Stake: Punghyang Ward discontinued
  • Guadalajara Mexico Bugambilias Stake: Del Valle Ward created from Tlajomulco 2nd Branch 
  • Tezontepec Mexico Stake: Santiago Tezontlale 2nd Ward created 
  • Whangarei New Zealand Stake: Hatea Ward created
  • Etinan Nigeria Stake: Ikot Ananga Ward created from Ikot Ananga Branch
  • Umuahia Nigeria District: Akanu and Amuma Branches created
  • Madeira Portugal District: Camara de Lobos Branch created
  • Santarem Portugal District: Peniche Branch created
  • Bo Sierra Leone District: New York Branch created
  • Kenema Sierra Leone: Kpayama Branch created
  • Madrid Spain East Stake: Guadalajara Ward created from Guadalajara Branch
Change in wards: +13

Change in branches: -4

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Change in Congregations (Second Half of April 2014)

  • Adriatic South Mission: Gjakova Branch created
  • Calgary Alberta North Stake: Sierra Springs Ward created
  • Lethbridge Alberta East Stake: Parkside YSA Ward discontinued
  • Brasilia Brazil Alvorada Stake: Pedregal Branch discontinued 
  • Brazil Belem Mission: Canaã dos Carajás Branch created
  • Fortaleza Brazil Bom Sucesso Stake: Presidente Vargas Ward created
  • Osorio Brazil District: Santo Antônio da Patrulha Branch created
  • Recife Brazil Casa Amarela Stake: Parnamirim Ward discontinued
  • Rio Branco Brazil Stake: Acre Ward created from Acre Branch
  • Sao Bernardo Brazil Rudge Ramos Stake: Alvarenga and Sao Caetano 2nd Wards discontinued 
  • Sao Jose dos Campos Brazil Stake: Jardim Liberdade Branch discontinued
  • Tubarao Brazil Stake: Ararangua Ward created from Ararangua Branch
  • Shenzhen China International (English) District: Dongguan 2nd (English) Branch created
  • Luputa Democratic Republic of the Congo Stake: Lusuku Branch created
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Agona Branch created
  • Takoradi Ghana Stake: Apowa Branch created
  • Tegucigalpa Honduras La Esperanza Stake: Cerro Grande Branch created
  • Hong Kong China Stake: Pokfulam Ward created
  • Lyon France Stake: Val de Saone Ward created
  • Gwangju Korea Stake: Songjeong Ward discontinued
  • Lagos Nigeria Stake: Ketu Ward created
  • Warri Nigeria Stake: Ubeji Ward created from Ubeji Branch
  • Iriga Philippines District: Baao Branch created
  • Mandaue Philippines Stake:Maribago Ward created
  • Sipalay Philippines District: Mina and Nabulao Branches created
  • Kenema Sierra Leone District: Burma Branch created
Change in wards: +4

Change in branches: +7

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Change in Congregations (First Half of April 2014)

  • Buenos Aires Argentina Caseros Stake: Bilinghurst Branch discontinued 
  • Santa Fe Argentina North Stake: General Lopez Ward discontinued
  • Tucuman Argentina West Stake: Viamonte Ward discontinued
  • Santa Cruz Bolivia El Bajio Stake: Carmen Ward created from Carmen Branch
  • Fortaleza Brazil South Stake: Jose Walter 4th Ward created
  • Rio Claro Brazil Stake: Rio Claro 3rd Ward discontinued
  • Sorocaba Brazil Santana Stake: Formosa Ward created
  • Gagnoa Cote d'Ivoire District: Zapata Branch created
  • Accra Ghana Tesano Stake: Amasaman Ward and Adoagyiri Branch created
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Education Ridge, Krobo, Vatican City, and Vitin Branches created
  • Takoradi Ghana Stake: Mpintsin 2nd Ward created
  • Mexico Cuernavaca Mission: Marquelia Branch created 
  • Tuxtla Gutierrez Mexico Grijalva Stake: Chiapa de Corzo Ward created from Chiapa de Corzo Branch
  • Panasang Pohnpei Stake: Eirike, Palikir, Panasang, Sapwalap, and Sekere Wards created from the Kolonia, Nett, Palikir, Sapwalap, and Sekere Branches
  • Benin City Nigeria Ihogbe Stake: Ugboikhoko Ward created
  • Lagos Nigeria Stake: Ibafo Branch created
  • Lagos Nigeria South Stake: Badagry and Mosafejor Branches created
  • Port Harcourt Nigeria East Stake: Eneka Ward created from Eneka Branch
  • Davao Philippines Stake: Mintal 2nd Ward created
  • Pamplona Philippines District: Ragay Branch created
  • Porto Portugal Stake: Chaves Branch created
  • Montevideo Uruguay East Stake: Buceo Ward discontinued
Change in wards: +10

Change in branches: +3

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Change in Congregations (Second Half of March 2014)

  • Bariloche Argentina Stake: Lago Pueblo Branch discontinued 
  • Jujuy Argentina Stake: Moreno Ward discontinued
  • Tucuman Argentina West Stake: Lules Branch discontinued
  • Santa Cruz Bolivia Equipetrol Stake: Valle Sanchez Branch created
  • Brazil Juiz de Fora Mission: Muraie Branch created
  • Campina Grande Brazil Liberdade Stake: Presidente Medice Ward created; Queimadas Ward created from Queimadas Branch
  • Lagarto Brazil District: Tobias Barreto Branch created
  • Espargos Cape Verde District: Santa Maria Branch created 
  • Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan Mission: Meagui 2nd and Soubre Branches created
  • San Pedro Cote d'Ivoire District: LAC Branch created
  • Paris France East Stake: Soissons Branch discontinued 
  • Huehuetenango Guatemala Calvario Stake: Minerva Ward discontinued 
  • Rome Italy West Stake: Caserta Ward created from Caserta Branch
  • Busan Korea Stake: Gimhae Ward created from Gimhae Branch
  • Lambayeque Peru District: Morrope Branch created; Lambayeque Branch discontinued
  • Mantaro Peru Stake: Huanrancayo Ward downgraded to Huanrancayo Branch
  • Bambang Philippines District: Dupax del Sur Branch created 
  • Binalbagan Philippines Stake: Tapi Ward created from Tapi Branch
  • Camiling Philippines East District: Camiling 6th Branch created
  • Lisbon Portugal Stake: Vila Franca de Xira Branch created
  • Kossoh Town Sierra Leone District: Allen Town Branch created
  • Bedfordview South Africa Stake: Alberton Ward created from Alberton Branch
  • Cadiz Spain Stake: Puerto De Santa Maria Ward created from Puerto De Santa Maria Branch
  • Granada Spain Stake: Jaen Ward created from Jaen Branch
  • Hua Lien Taiwan District: Taitung 3rd Branch created
Change in wards: +5

Change in branches: +3