City Of Houston Proclaims Mormon Helping Hands Day

hou.proc.IMG_9592.1500At Houston City Council Meeting on June 24, 2015, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was recognized as the leading contributor of volunteers and time to the cleanup following the Memorial Day flooding.

City of Houston mayor, Annise Parker, said, “The response from the Latter-day Saints was so overwhelming and so immediate that it really set the standard.” [Continue reading]

Annie Kids Musical Builds Relationships of Understanding

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Just as the musical Annie brought together an orphan and a millionaire from different worlds, the recent community production of Annie Kids brought together neighbors from across Missouri City and Sugar Land, Texas, introducing them not only to … [Continue reading]

A Life That Is Not Documented Within A Generation Or Two Will Be Lost…

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It was just another Saturday in Spring, Texas. But instead of gardening, or even sitting inside watching the History Channel, on February 28, family history enthusiasts made their way over to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for the … [Continue reading]

Summerwood Stake Youth Make Over 130 Blankets For CPS Kids

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With 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 … [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]