Summerwood Stake Youth Make Over 130 Blankets For CPS Kids

Lakeshore Youth.1000With about 17,000 children involved with Child Protective Services (CPS) in Harris County each year, emergency supply needs for the children can be substantial. BEAR, or Be A Resource for CPS Kids, is a non-profit organization that relieves this burden by supplying necessities such as diapers, clothes, shoes, formula and blankets for CPS in Harris County. [Continue reading]

Two New Stake Presidencies Called in West Houston – Areas 20th Stake

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Stake presidencies for the Katy Texas Stake and newly created Bear Creek Stake were presented to members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Sunday, February 22, 2015 completing the three-stake realignment begun February 15, which … [Continue reading]

Missionary Surge Has Staying Power – Beats Missionary Department Expectations

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The number of missionaries serving worldwide for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints remains consistent at 84,700 nearly two and a half years after a dramatic surge pushed numbers to 89,000, up from less than 60,000 previously, according … [Continue reading]

20th Stake Created in Houston Area – Houston Texas Bear Creek Stake

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Members of the Cypress Texas and Katy Texas Stakes in the Houston area of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met Sunday, February 15, 2015 to learn of the creation of a third stake within their borders.  The new stake is named the … [Continue reading]

Prepackaged Food At Heart Of Church’s New Home Storage Center

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At the recent open house of the remodeled Home Storage Center in north Houston, curious customers arriving to learn about, sample, and purchase available food products were not disappointed.  The Home Storage Center is part of a complex run by The … [Continue reading]

New leadership for Mormon’s Houston Texas Stake

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With hymns sung in both English and Spanish, the Houston Texas Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon) received new leadership on January 18, 2015. The term “stake” comes from the book of Isaiah in the Bible and is a … [Continue reading]

Four Houston Area Stakes Realigned – Friendswood, Houston South, Houston Spanish & Richmond

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Houston Texas, January 11, 2015 - Members of the Friendswood, Houston (Spanish), Houston South and Richmond Stakes met for a joint stake conference broadcast on Sunday January 11, 2015.  This multi-stake conference was convened to sustain significant … [Continue reading]

Pearland Couple Heading To Africa For Mormon Missionary Service

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Robert and Sharon Berg of Pearland, Texas are eagerly anticipating their full time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  They will serve as senior missionaries in Johannesburg South Africa.  The Berg’s assignment is for 18 … [Continue reading]

LDS Malone Brothers Fit Right In At The Air Force Academy

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Richard and Masami Malone of Atascocita, Texas (northeast Houston area), recently returned from Colorado Springs where they participated with their son, Brandon, in Parents’ Weekend at the United States Air Force Academy (AFA).  Brandon graduated … [Continue reading]

Multi-lingual Conference Addresses Reflect LDS Church’s Growing Multi-national Status

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Semiannual Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), reflecting the worldwide growth of the church from six members in upstate New York in 1830 to over 15 million today in 190 countries, nations and territories. … [Continue reading]