Neighborhood Care Points have been created in Swaziland to help over 70,000 children that have been orphaned from HIV/AIDS. These children often lack food, health services and education. Many of them end up living with their extended families, whose resources are stretched to the breaking point.
A group of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (also known as The Mormons) have been meeting in a small rented business office in Leribe, Lesotho, since March 2010. On Sunday, 14 April 2013, the group was thrilled to achieve Branch status
On the 15th July 2010, the KZN MEC for Health, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo launched a landmark project to restore and relaunch the KwaZulu-Natal Children’s Hospital [formerly the Addington Children’s Hospital] on Durban’s beachfront. This hospital originally opened in 1931 and was the first children’s hospital on the African continent.
The Mormon Helping Hands program brings together members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and their neighbors to provide community service. Full Story »
The World Report is a semiannual report of news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). Full Story »
FamilySearch.org is one of the most popular genealogical resources in the world. The site is sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and is free and available to the public. Since launching in May 1999, more than 150 million people have visited FamilySearch.org to learn more about their family heritage. Full Story »
From the beginning, Church members have accepted it as scripture. This doesn't mean the Book of Mormon replaces the Bible as scripture for members of the Church. The Bible and the Book of Mormon are used side by side in their preaching and personal study.Read More »
In 1995, the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles issued “The Family: A Proclamation to the World.” This proclamation is a declaration and reaffirmation of doctrines and practices that prophets have stated repeatedly throughout the history of the Church.Read More »