Monday, February 27, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of February 2017)

  • Melbourne Australia Maroondah Stake: Yarra Valley Ward discontinued
  • La Paz Bolivia Miraflores Stake: Seis de Agosto Ward discontinued
  • Goiania Brazil North Stake: Jardim Pompei Ward created; Fama Ward discontinued
  • Manaus Brazil Cidade Nova Stake: America Do Sul Ward created 
  • Praia Cape Verde Stake: Bela Vista Ward created from the Bela Vista Branch
  • Ovalle Chile District: La Chimba and Punitaqui Branches discontinued 
  • Abengourou Cote d'Ivoire District: Abengourou 4th and Abengourou 5th Branches created 
  • Aboisso Cote d'Ivoire District: Alepe 2nd Branch created
  • Santa Ana El Salvador Molino Stake: El Congo and Santa Ana Norte Wards created from the Coatepeque and Santa Ana Norte Branches
  • Accra Ghana Tesano Stake: New Town 1st Ward created
  • Coban Guatemala Stake: Santa Cruz Branch created
  • Georgetown Guyana District: Vreed en Hoop Branch discontinued
  • El Carmen Honduras Stake: San Juan Ward created from the San Juan Branch 
  • Comitan Mexico District: Flor de Mayo Branch created
  • Mexico Torreon Mission: Santiago Papasquiaro Branch discontinued
  • Kaikohe New Zealand Stake: Paihia Ward created from the Bay of Islands Branch
  • Matagalpa Nicaragua Stake: Guanuca, Jinotega, Matagalpa, and Totolate Wards created from the Guanuca, Jinotega, Matagalpa, and Totolate Branches
  • Ikot Ekpene Nigeria Stake: Afaha, Amayam, and Ikpe Wards created
  • Okpuala Ngwa Nigeria Stake: Amapu 2nd Ward created
  • Uyo Nigeria Ibiono Stake: Ibiono 1st, Nkwot, and Okoita Wards created from the Ibiono 1st, Nkwot, and Okoita Branches
  • Tacloban Philippines Stake: San Jose Ward created
  • Warsaw Poland District: Warszawa 2nd Branch discontinued
  • Freetown Sierra Leone Stake: New England Ward created 
  • Kampala Uganda North Stake: Ntinda Ward created from the Ntinda Branch
  • Harare Zimbabwe Stake: Domboshawa 2nd Ward created from the Domboshawa 2nd Branch
Change in wards: +20

Change in branches: -14

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of January 2017)

  • Santa Cruz Bolivia Equipetrol Stake: Warnes Ward created from the Warnes Branch
  • Maceio Brazil Stake: Pitanguinha Ward created 
  • Pacajus Brazil Stake: Pedregal Branch created
  • Calgary Alberta Stake: Elbow River Ward (Spanish) created from the Elbow River Branch (Spanish)
  • Barrie Ontario Stake: Barrie YSA Branch created 
  • Shanghai China International District: Shanghai China International District Branch discontinued
  • Bogota Colombia Suba Stake: Villamaria Ward discontinued 
  • Bogota Colombia Tunjuelito Stake: Usme Branch discontinued
  • Makelekele Republic of Congo Stake: Mafouta Ward created
  • Accra Ghana Adenta Stake: Aburi Branch created
  • Kumasi Ghana Dichemso Stake: Buoho Branch created
  • Coban Guatemala Stake: Valparaiso Ward created from the Valparaiso Branch
  • Guatemala City Central Stake: Amparo Branch discontinued 
  • Rajahmundry India Stake: Dowleswaram, Kakinada, Rajahmundry 1st, Rajahmundry 2nd, and Rajahmundry 3rd Wards created from the Dowleswaram, Kakinada, Rajahmundry 1st, Rajahmundry 2nd, and Rajahmundry 3rd Branches
  • Akamkpa Nigeria District: Ayeabam Branch created 
  • Arequipa Peru Hunter Stake: Tiabaya Branch discontinued
  • Arequipa Peru Selva Alegre Stake: Graficos Ward discontinued
  • Lima Peru Santa Isabel Stake: Industrial Ward created
  • Baybay Philippines District: Baybay Ward downgraded to the Baybay Branch
  • Bellville South Africa: Brackenfell Ward and Tableview Branch created; Panorama Ward downgraded to the Elsies River Branch
  • Santiago Spain District: Vilagarcia de Arousa Branch discontinued
  • Ashton England Stake: Littleborough Ward discontinued
  • Leichester England Stake: Westcotes Ward discontinued
  • Sheffield England Stake: Rotherham Branch discontinued 
  • Luganville Vanuatu District: Lobori Branch discontinued
  • Punto Fijo Venezuela Stake: Los Medanos and Manaure Wards created from the Coro 1st and Coro 2nd Branches
  • Hanoi Vietnam District: Ha Dong, Long Bien, and Quan Sau Branches created
  • Harare Zimbabwe East Stake: Marondera Ward created from the Marondera Branch
Change in wards: +9

Change in branches: -7

Monday, January 30, 2017

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of January 2017)

  • Rockhampton Australia District: Moranbah Branch discontinued
  • Piracicaba Brazil Stake: Sao Pedro Ward created from the Sao Pedro Branch
  • Adzope Cote d'Ivoire District: Affery 3rd Branch created
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Stake: Samanes 2nd Ward discontinued 
  • Amatitlan Guatemala Stake: Pacaya Branch created
  • Senahu Guatemala District: Santiaquila Branch created
  • Villa Nueva Guatemala El Frutal Stake: Margaritas 2nd Ward created
  • Nagoya Japan Stake: Ogaki and Suzuka Branches discontinued
  • Nagoya Japan East Stake: Kasugai Ward and Nonami Branch discontinued
  • Jos Nigeria District: Bukuru and Farin Gada Branches created 
  • Sogere Papua New Guinea District: Torobina Branch discontinued
  • Arequipa Peru Manuel Prado Stake: Lambramani Ward discontinued
  • San Jose del Monte Philippines Stake: Santo Cristo Ward created
  • Coimbra Portugal Stake: Viseu 2nd Ward discontinued
  • Faaa Tahiti Stake: Farahei Ward created
  • Maracaibo Venezuela West Stake: La Concepcion Branch discontinued
Change in wards: +0

Change in branches: -2

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of December 2016)

  • Zapala Argentina Stake: Junin de los Andes Branch created
  • Adelaide Australia Firle Stake: Adelaide City Branch created 
  • Feira de Santana Brazil Kalilandia Stake: Conceicao do Jacuipe Ward created from the Conceicao do Jacuipe Branch
  • Natal Brazil Potengi Stake: Extremoz Branch created
  • Douala Cameroon District: Bonaberi 2nd Branch created
  • Katoka Democratic Republic of the Congo Stake: Ndesha 3rd Branch created
  • Accra Ghana Lartebiokorshie Stake: Mamponse 2nd Ward created 
  • Monrovia Liberia Bushrod Island Stake: Banjor, Brewersville, Duala, Lagoon, New Kru Town, and Point Four Wards created from the Banjor, Brewersville, Duala, Lagoon, New Kru Town, and Point Four Branches
  • Pachuca Mexico Centro Stake: San Fernando Ward created
  • Akamkpa Nigeria District: Ikami Branch created
  • Benin City Nigeria Ugbowo Stake: Evbareke 2nd Ward and Atoe Branch created
  • Onitsha Nigeria Stake: Akwa 2nd Ward created from the Akwa 2nd Branch
  • Chiclayo Peru Latina Stake: Jose Balta Ward discontinued
  • Piura Peru Central Stake: Nuevo Tallanes Ward discontinued
  • Kossoh Town Sierra Leone District: Jui Branch created
  • Bangkok Thailand West Stake: Asoke, Bangkhae, and Thonburi Wards created from the Asoke, Bangkhae, and Thonburi Branches
  • Odessa Ukraine District: Odessa Ukraine District Branch created
Change in wards: +12

Change in branches: -2

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of December 2016)

  • Alphaville Brazil Stake: Carapiruiba Ward created from the Carapiruiba Branch
  • Curitiba Brazil Boa Vista Stake: Bucaiuva do Sul Branch created
  • Fortaleza Brazil Bom Sucesso Stake: Tabatinga Branch created
  • Volta Redonda Brazil Stake: Valenca Branch created
  • Yaounde Cameroon District: Biyem-Assi Branch created
  • Bouafle Cote d'Ivoire District: Agbanou, Bouafle, and Koko Wards downgraded to the Agbanou, Bouafle, and Koko Branches
  • Grand-Bassam Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Aero-Cite Ward created; Mockeyville and Yaou Branches created 
  • Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Stake: La Cienaga Branch discontinued
  • Apopa El Salvador Stake: Chalatenango Ward created from the Chalatenango Branch; Reubicacion Branch discontinued 
  • Accra Ghana Tesano Stake: Abeka Ward created from the Abeka Branch
  • Carrefour Haiti Stake: Mariani Ward created
  • Paynesville Liberia District: Gulf Community and Morris Farm Branches created 
  • Atlixco Mexico Stake: Independencia and Tulipanes Wards discontinued 
  • Colonia Juarez Mexico Stake: Villahermosa Ward created from the Villahermosa Branch
  • Tizimin Mexico Stake: Chemax Branch created
  • Managua Nicaragua Bello Horizonte Stake: Ducuali Ward created from the Ducuali Branch
  • Managua Nicaragua Universitaria Stake: Las Colinas Ward downgraded to the Veracruz Branch
  • Masaya Nicaragua Stake: Las Sabogales Ward created
  • Ikot Ekpene Nigeria Stake: Ikot Inyang and Ikot Odon Wards created from the Ikot Inyang and Ikot Odon Branches
  • Nigeria Calabar Mission: Ikom and Ogoja Branches created
  • Huancayo Peru Stake: Pampas Branch discontinued
  • Lima Peru Puente Piedra Stake: Las Lomas Ward created
  • Trujillo Peru Esperanza Stake: Nuevo Trujillo Ward created; El Miragro Ward created from the El Miragro Branch
  • Savaii Samoa South Stake: Mosula 2nd Ward created 
  • Upolu Samoa Saleilua Stake: Saleilua 2nd Ward created; Siumu-Uta Ward created from the Siumu-Uta Branch
  • Freetown Sierra Leone Stake: PZ Branch created
  • Kossoh Town Sierra Leone District: Forut Branch created
  • Faaa Tahiti Stake: Tefana Ward created
  • Guacara Venezuela Stake: El Remanzo Ward created; Santa Clara Ward created from the Mariana Branch; Ciudad Alianza and Guacara 1st Wards discontinued
Change in wards: +11

Change in branches: +4

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of November 2016)

  • San Rafael Argentina Stake: El Cerrito Ward discontinued 
  • Fortaleza Brazil East Stake: Cascavel Branch created
  • Natal Brazil Ponta Negra Stake: Nova Parnamirim Ward created 
  • Winnipeg Manitoba Stake: Steinbach Branch created
  • Kitchener Ontario Stake: Woodstock Ward created from the Woodstock Branch
  • Montreal Quebec Stake: Saint-Jerome Branch discontinued 
  • Colombia Bogota North Mission: San Gil Branch discontinued 
  • Cucuta Colombia Stake: Pamplona Branch discontinued 
  • Alajuela Costa Rica Stake: Poas Branch created
  • Grand-Bassam Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Irho and Jean-Folly 2nd Wards created
  • Duran Ecuador North Stake: La Joya Ward created
  • Dresden Germany Stake: Freiberg 2nd Branch (English) created
  • Hannover Germany Stake: Kassel Ward created from the Kassel Branch
  • Tarkwa Ghana District: Tarkwa Ghana District Branch created
  • Tema Ghana Stake: Batsona 2nd Ward created
  • Satelite Honduras Stake: Central Branch created
  • Noumea New Caledonia Stake: Dumbea Ward created
  • Abeokuta Nigeria Stake: Ilaro, Obada-Oko, Olomore, and Ope-Oluwa Branches created
  • Benin City Nigeria Ugbowo Stake: Evbuoneka Ward created from the Evbuoneka Branch
  • Ikot Ekpene Nigeria Stake: Ibiakpan Ward created
  • Tagbilaran Philippines Stake: Carmen and Panglao Branches created
  • Russia Rostov-na-Donu Mission: Stavropol and Tuapse Branches discontinued
Change in wards: +9

Change in branches: +4

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of November 2016)

  • Gaborone Botswana Stake: Kanye 2nd Branch created
  • Brazil Fortaleza East Mission: Limoeiro do Norte Branch created
  • Fortaleza Brazil West Stake: Planalto Ward created from the Planalto Branch
  • Manaus Brazil Cidade Nova Stake: Campos Sales Ward created from the Campos Sales Branch  
  • Pacajus Brazil Stake: Itamaraty Ward created
  • Illapel Chile District: Canela Baja Branch discontinued
  • Adzope Cote d'Ivoire District: Adzope 6th Branch created
  • Agboville Cote d'Ivoire District: Agboville 2nd Branch created
  • Guayaquil Ecuador Las Orquideas Stake: Metropolis Ward created
  • Linda Vista Guatemala Stake: Matires Ward created
  • Monrovia Liberia District: Central Monrovia Branch created
  • Paynesville Liberia District: Barnersville Branch created
  • Kwajalein Marshall Islands Stake: Ebeye 1st, Ebeye 2nd, Ebeye 3rd, Kwajalein, and Lae Wards created from the Ebeye 1st, Ebeye 2nd, Ebeye 3rd, Kwajalein, and Lae Branches
  • Izucar de Matamoros Mexico District: Tulcingo Branch discontinued
  • Warri Nigeria Stake: Ovwian and Ugboroke Wards created from the Ovwian and Ugboroke Branches
  • Lima Peru Central Stake: Central Ward discontinued
  • Republic of the Congo Brazzaville Mission: Libreville 2nd Branch created
  • Apia Samoa West Stake: Vaitele-Uta Ward created
  • East London South Africa Stake: Queenstown 2nd Ward created
  • Papeete Tahiti Stake: Orovini Ward created
  • El Tigre Venezuela Stake: Centro Ward discontinued
Change in wards: +13

Change in branches: -4