Monday, November 17, 2014

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of November 2014)

  • Pago Pago American Samoa Mapusaga Stake: Mapusaga 4th Ward created
  • Hong Kong China New Territories Stake: Castle Peak Bay Ward created
  • Cartagena Colombia Los Alpes Stake: El Nogal Ward discontinued
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Toit Rouge Stake: Selmer Ward created
  • Cocody Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Bingerville Ward created from the Bingerville Branch 
  • Accra Ghana Kasoa Stake: Anyaa Branch created
  • Kumasi Ghana Dichemso Stake: Ejisu Branch created
  • Amatitlan Guatemala Stake: La Ceiba Ward created
  • Kobe Japan Stake: Kansai (English) Branch discontinued
  • Osaka Japan Stake: Habikino Ward discontinued
  • Ciudad Obregon Mexico Yaqui Stake: Pueblo Yaqui Branch discontinued
  • Queretaro Mexico Los Arcos Stake: Heroes and Paseos Branches created
  • Valle Hermoso Mexico Stake: Jardin Ward created from the Jardin Branch
  • Calabar Nigeria Stake: Odukpani Ward created from the Odukpani Branch
  • Nsit Ubium Nigeria Stake: Ikot Eyo 3rd Ward created
  • Escalante Philippines Stake: Mabini Ward created from the Mabini Branch
  • Goa Philippines Stake: San Roque Ward created from the San Roque Branch
  • Lingayen Philippines Stake: Manat Ward created from the Manat Branch
  • Malolos Philippines Stake: Guiguinto Ward created
  • Apia Samoa Central Stake: Motootua 2nd and Vaoala Wards created
  • East London South Africa Stake: East London 4th Ward created
  • Lleida Spain Stake: Manresa Branch created
Change in wards: +14

Change in branches: -3

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Recent Congregational Activity (Second Half of October 2014)

  • San Martin Argentina District: Palmira, San Martin 1st, San Martin 2nd, and Tres Portenas Wards downgraded to the Palmira, San Martin 1st, San Martin 2nd, and Tres Portenas Branches
  • Valle de Uco Argentina District: Urbana Branch discontinued
  • Santa Cruz Bolivia Equipetrol Stake: Satelite Ward created from the Satelite Branch
  • Botswana/Namibia Mission: Kasane Branch created
  • Birigui Brazil Stake: Boa Vista Branch discontinued
  • Fortaleza Brazil West Stake: Paracuru Branch created
  • Phnom Penh Cambodia East District: Chhbar Ampov Branch created
  • Montreal Quebec Mont Royal Stake: St. Lazare Branch discontinued
  • Abobo Cote d'Ivoire Stake: Lame and N'dotre Wards created
  • Kinshasa DR Congo Mont Ngafula Stake: Lemba Ward created
  • Kinshasa DR Congo Ngaliema Stake: Regideso Ward created
  • San Miguel El Salvador Stake: Pacifica Ward created from the Pacifica Branch
  • Tema Ghana Stake: Klagon and Zenu Wards created from the Klagon and Zenu Branches
  • Ciudad Juarez Mexico East Stake: Independencia and Mezquital Wards created
  • Jinotepe Nicaragua Stake: Rivas Ward created from the Rivas Branch
  • Calabar Nigeria Stake: Egerton, Mbukpa, and State Housing Wards, and the Federal Housing and Marion Boulevard Branches created
  • Nsit Ubium Nigeria Stake: Ikot Imo Ward created from the Ikot Imo Branch
  • Bacolod Philippines South Stake: Mansilingen 3rd Branch created
  • Mangaldan Philippines District: Mangaldan 3rd Branch created
  • Caguas Puerto Rico Stake: Salinas Branch created
  • Russia Rostov Mission: Volgograd Traktorny Branch discontinued
  • Ljubljana Slovenia District: Kranj Branch created
Change in wards: +11

Change in branches: +3

Recent Congregational Activity (First Half of October 2014)

  • Buenos Aires Argentina Escobar Stake: Villa Verde Ward downgraded to the Villa Verde Branch
  • Goias Brazil South Stake: Hidrolandia Ward created from the Hindrolandia Branch
  • Joao Pessoa Brazil Stake: Oceania Ward created
  • Porto Alegre Brazil Stake: Alameda Ward discontinued
  • Cambodia Phnom Penh Mission: Siem Reap 2nd Branch created
  • Kinshasas DR Congo Mont Ngafula Stake: Livulu Ward created
  • Kinshasa DR Congo Ngaliema Stake: Malueka 2nd Ward created
  • Lubumbashi DR Congo Stake: Kasapa 2nd Ward created 
  • San Jose Costa Rica Los Yoses Stake: Guacimo Ward created from the Guacimo Branch
  • Kumasi Ghana Dichemso Stake: Aputuogya Branch created
  • Carrefour Haiti Stake: Petit Goave 2nd Ward created 
  • Kilungu Hills Kenya District: Kalongo Branch created
  • Nairobi Kenya Stake: South B Ward created
  • Monrovia Liberia District: Paynesville 3rd Branch created
  • Abakaliki Nigeria District: Afikpo 2nd Branch created
  • Nigeria Benin City Mission: Adeyemi College Road and Yaba Branches created
  • Escalante Philippines Stake: Stop Aguinaldo Ward created from the Stop Aguinaldo Branch
  • Iloilo Philippines North Stake: Pavia Ward created
  • Russia Rostov Mission: Rostov Selmash Branch discontinued
  • Las Piedras Uruguay Stake: Las Piedras 2nd Ward discontinued
  • Bindura Zimbabwe District: Trojan and Woodbrook Branches created
Change in wards: +7

Change in branches: +6

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Change in Congregations

  • Kabul Afghanistan Military Distirct: Kandahar Military Branch discontinued
  • Pago Pago American Samoa Central Stake: Mesepa 3rd Ward created 
  • Bahia Blanca Argentina Stake: Villa Serra Ward discontinued 
  • Pergamino Argentina Stake: Acevedo Ward discontinued
  • Tucuman Argentina Stake: El Colmenar Ward created from the El Colmenar Branch
  • Brasilia Brazil Alvorada Stake: Ocidental Ward created from the Ocidental Branch
  • Santa Cruz Bolivia Piray Stake: Braniff Ward discontinued
  • Belem Brazil Icoaraci Stake: Aguas Negras Branch created
  • Contagem Brazil Stake: Riacho Ward created from the Riacho Branch
  • Curitiba Brazil Jardim do Sol Stake: Nova Aurora Ward created
  • Gramado Brazil Distirct: Petropolis Branch created
  • Maceio Brazil Tabuleiro Stake: Pratagy Ward created
  • Sao Paulo Brazil Guarapiranga Stake: Jardim Jacira Ward created
  • Botswana/Namibia Mission: Botswana/Namibia Mission, Gerald, and Monarch Branches created
  • Sao Felipe Cape Verde Stake: Congresso Ward created from Congresso Branch
  • Cartagena Colombia Los Alpes Stake: Arjona Branch created
  • Tema Ghana Stake: Kpone Ward created from Kpone Branch; Dawenyha Branch created
  • Guatemala City Milagro Stake: Lo de Bran Ward created from the Lo de Bran Branch
  • Choluteca Honduras Stake: Montecarlos Branch created
  • Amecameca Mexico Stake: Zentlalpan 2nd Ward created from the Zentlalpan 2nd Branch
  • Chapala Mexico District: Mezcala Branch discontinued
  • Chojolho Mexico District: Chenalho Branch created
  • Auckland New Zealand Tamaki Stake: Tamaki 3rd (Samoan) Ward created
  • Asaba Nigeria District: Ugbolu Branch created
  • Eket Nigeria Stake: Uquo Branch created
  • Gerehu Papua New Guinea District: Makana Branch discontinued
  • Huanuco Peru Amarilis Stake: San Luis Ward created from the San Luis Branch
  • Lima Peru San Luis Stake: El Pimo Ward discontinued
  • Bangued Philippines District: Bangued 2nd and Tayum Branches created
  • Kenema Sierra Leone District: Nyandeyama Branch created
  • East London South Africa Stake: Ilinge Ward created from the Ilinge Branch
  • Port Elizabeth South Africa Stake: Kwa Nobuhle 3rd Ward created
Change in wards: +11

Change in branches: +2

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Change in Congregations

  • Florencio Valera Argentina Stake: San Francisco Branch discontinued
  • Adelaide Australia Marion Stake: Murray Bridge Ward created from the Murray Bridge Branch
  • Belem Brazil Icoaraci Stake: Outeiro Ward created from the Outeiro Branch
  • Contagem Brazil Stake: Betim 2nd Ward created
  • Ipatinga Brazil Stake: Bethania, Esperanca, Governador Valadares, Ipatinga, and Joao Monlevade Wards created from the Bethania, Esperanca, Governador Valadares, Ipatinga, and Joao Monlevade Branches
  • Sao Paulo Brazil Interlagos Stake: Cidade Dutra Ward discontinued
  • Tubarao Brazil Stake: Jaguaruna Branch created
  • Sao Felipe Cape Verde Stake: Cova Figueira 1st Ward created from the Cova Figueira 1st Branch
  • Coquimbo Chile Stake: El Llano, Parte Alta, San Juan, Sindempart, and Tierras Blancas Wards created from the El Llano, Parte Alta, San Juan, Sindempart, and Tierras Blancas Branches
  • La Serena Chile Stake: Cuatro Esquinas Ward discontinued
  • Bogota Colombia South Stake: Victoria Regia Branch discontinued
  • Kumasi Ghana Bantama Stake: Asouyeboa 2nd Ward created
  • Gisborne New Zealand Stake: Manutuke Branch created
  • Lagos Nigeria Stake: Bariga Ward created
  • Angeles Philippines Stake: Mabalacat 2nd Ward created
Change in wards: +14

Change in branches: -13

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Change in Congregations (Second Half of August 2014)

  • Mendoza Argentina Stake: Cementista Ward created from the Cementista Branch; Boulogne Sur Mer and Municipal Branches discontinued
  • Ipswich Australia Stake: Ipswich (Samoan) Branch created
  • Perth Australia Southern River Stake: Belmont Ward discontinued
  • Benin Cotonou Mission: Porto Novo Branch created
  • Alphaville Brazil Stake: Cajamar Ward created
  • Campina Grande Brazil Liberdade Stake: Sitio Lucas Branch created 
  • Maceio Brazil Stake: Jose Tenorio Ward created
  • Sao Jose dos Pinhais Brazil Stake: Parque da Fonte Ward created; Sao Marcos Ward created from the Sao Marcos Branch
  • Praia Cape Verde Stake: Palmarejo 2nd Ward created
  • Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Toit Rouge Stake: Nankoko Ward created
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Masina Stake: N'Djili 2nd Ward created
  • Asamankese Ghana District: Anum Apapan Branch created
  • Ghana Kumasi Mission: Effiduasi Branch created
  • Kumasi Ghana Bantama Stake: Meduma Ward created from the Meduma Branch
  • Tema Ghana Stake: Michel Camp Branch created
  • Guatemala City Villa Hermosa Stake: Boca del Monte 2nd Ward created
  • Solola Guatemala District: Cojolya Branch created
  • Benin City Nigeria Ihogbe Stake: Ogbe Ward created
  • Eket Nigeria Stake: Ibeno Ward created from the Ibeno Branch
  • Agoo Philippines District: Sison Branch created
  • Calape Philippines District: Ubay Branch created 
  • Tarlac Philippines Stake: Dap-Dap Branch created
  • Acores Portugal District: Lajes Military Branch discontinued
  • Upolu Samoa North Stake: Lona and Uafato Wards created from the Lona and Uafato Branches
  • Upolu Samoa Saleilua Stake: Siuniu Branch created
  • Kissy Sierra Leone District: Calaba Town Branch created
  • Sierra Leone Freetown Mission: Teko Road Branch created
Change in wards: +13

Change in branches: +4

Change in Congregations (First Half of August 2014)

  • Bariloche Argentina Stake: El Frutillar Branch discontinued
  • Santa Fe Argentina Stake: Ciudadela Ward and Barranquita Branch discontinued
  • Santa Fe Argentina North Stake: San Agustin Branch discontinued
  • Brisbane Australia Centenary Stake: Centenary 1st (Tongan) and Centenary 2nd (Samoan) Branches created 
  • Belem Brazil Icoaraci Stake: Tenone Ward created
  • Rio de Janeiro Brazil Itaguai Stake: Parque Mambucaba Ward created from the Parque Mambucaba Branch
  • Sorriso Brazil District: Boa Esperanca Branch discontinued
  • Praia Cape Verde Stake: Eugenio Lima Ward created from the Eugenio Lima Branch
  • China Hong Kong Mission: Macau 3rd Branch created
  • Cucuta Colombia Stake: Los Patios Ward created from the Los Patios Branch 
  • Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Binza Stake: Buadi Ward created
  • Denmark Copenhagen Mission: Greenland Branch discontinued
  • Leipzig Germany Stake: Eilenburg Branch discontinued
  • Metepec Mexico Stake: Ixtapan de la Sal Branch created
  • Eket Nigeria Stake: Usung Inang Ward and Okat Branch created 
  • Ogwashi-Nsukwa Nigeria District: Isah Branch created
  • Russia Novosibirsk Mission: Astana Branch created
  • Russia Rostov-na-Donu Mission: Astrakhan Branch created; Shakhty Branch discontinued
  • Maldonado Uruguay Stake: Maldonado 3rd Ward discontinued
Change in wards: +4

Change in branches: -2