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Stopping Hunger in Africa One Meal at a Time

Latter-day Saints from Randburg and North Riding congregations enjoyed a lively Mormon Helping Hands Day packing over 17,000 meals!

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Historic Pioneer Trek Commemorated in Roodepoort

Members of the Roodepoort Stake celebrated the 1847 Mormon Pioneer Trek dressed in authentic costumes, playing games, dancing and fun!

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Remembering Nelson Mandela Through Service

“Freedom without civility… is not true freedom at all.” Nelson Mandela 1918-2013

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From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church to Go Forward with Scouting Program

At this time, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will go forward as a chartering organization of BSA, and as in the past, will appoint Scout leaders and volunteers who uphold and exemplify Church doctrine, values, and standards.

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Historic Pioneer Trek Commemorated in Roodepoort

Members young and old of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Roodeport joined together to enjoy a Pioneer Day Celebration on 25 July 2015. The event was commemorating the Mormon Pioneer Trek from Nauvoo, Illinois (USA) to the Salt Lake Valley. Those faithful pioneers arrived in the valley 24 July 1847.

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Church Re-evaluating Scouting Program

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following statement after a vote on a policy change by the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Board to admit openly gay leaders.

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Remembering Nelson Mandela Through Service

Nelson Mandela gave 67 years of service for humanity. In a fitting tribute to him on the anniversary of his passing, people everywhere were asked to give 67 minutes of service in their community. Young adult members from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints did just that in a wonderful way on Saturday 18 July 2015 in Tembisa, South Africa.

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The World Report Captures the Beauty of Namibia and Its People

The LDS Church's World Report recently visited Namibia, as part of their video series covering growth of the Church in Africa, as well as the faith and strength of its members across the continent.

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