Archives for June 2014

Summerwood Stake Serves Wounded Warriors

In 2007, Ron Kocian never dreamed inviting 55 wounded vets from Brooks Army Medical Center to enjoy a free fishing weekend would explode into a national event.   “We thought we’d just give them a great day, a fun day going fishing”, said Kocian,” and it’s just grown by leaps and bounds.”

Nationally Acclaimed Trio Leads New LDS Congregation

Bishop Timothy Hickman, M.D., and his counselors L. E. Simmons, and Brady K. Long, the ecclesiastical leaders of the newly formed Memorial Park Second Ward in the Houston Texas South Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), are widely esteemed in their respective fields. And that is half of the story.

Church Major Contributor to Houston Hurricane Workshop Conference

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a major contributor to the “Ready or Not – a free family Hurricane Preparedness Event” held in Houston, Texas on May 31, 2014. This marks the ninth year that the Church has taken a key role in planning and implementation of the event.