News Releases

New Zealand Latter-day Saint Leader Shares Message of Gratitude and Faith on National Television

Dean Westerlund, president of the Auckland Panmure Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined with other New Zealand faith, community and government leaders recently to create a video produced by the nation's Ministry for Pacific Peoples.

Samoa Observer: 'Missionary Turned Policewoman Says "Follow Your Dreams"'

'The Best of Times'

Charles Dickens, the renowned English novelist, started his 1859 novel, A Tale of Two Cities, with the line, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times;" and so it has been for many of us over the last few months....

Tahitian Youth Groups Aim to do 150 Acts of Kindness

In honour of the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Young Women organisation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, teenagers in French Polynesia have set a goal to each do five to ten acts of kindness for family, friends and neighbours.

Young Cook Islands Artist Makes Her Mark

18-year-old Pauline Kaimarama, from the Cook Islands in the South Pacific, is making her mark as an up-and-coming artist.

Young Women Organization Celebrates 150 Years in 2020

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

VIDEO: Young New Zealanders Share Ways to Strengthen Faith in Jesus Christ

Marking the 150th anniversary of the Young Women organisation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, several teenagers took to their phone cameras this week to share how they are strengthening their faith in Jesus Christ.

Latter-day Saints in Tonga Celebrate Young Women Organisation’s 150th Anniversary

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Tonga are marking this week’s 150th anniversary of the creation of the Church’s Young Women organisation.

COVID-19 and Its Impact on Latter-day Saints Around the World

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Another update on how coronavirus is impacting Latter-day Saints around the world. 

Studying Scriptures at Home Strengthens Individuals and Families During Pandemic

During the October 2018 General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, when President Russell M. Nelson announced that Sunday services were being reduced from three hours to two, many families changed their Sunday and daily scripture study routines to accept his challenge to make their homes the focus...