Saturday, January 9, 2016

Recent Congregational Activity

  • Mobile Alabama Stake: Foley Ward created from the Foley Branch
  • Flagstaff Arizona Stake: Switzer Canyon Ward created
  • Gilbert Arizona Highland West Stake: Morrison Ranch Ward created 
  • Gilbert Arizona San Tan Stake: The Bridges Ward created
  • Glendale Arizona North Stake: Desert Canyon Branch (Correctional Facility) created
  • Queen Creek Arizona South Stake: Mountain View Ward created
  • Queen Creek Arizona West Stake: Quail Creek Ward created
  • Sahuarita Arizona Stake: Sahuaro Branch (Spanish) discontinued
  • Surprise Arizona Stake: Cortessa Ward created
  • Tucson Arizona Stake: Sonora Branch (Spanish) discontinued
  • Tucson Arizona East Stake: El Dorado Ward (Spanish) created from the El Dorado Branch (Spanish) 
  • Tucson Arizona South Stake: Los Reales Ward (Spainsh) created from the Los Reales Branch (Spanish)
  • Arcadia California Stake: Buena Vista Branch (Spanish) created 
  • El Dorado California Stake: El Dorado Ward discontinued
  • Glendora California Stake: Covina Ward (Spanish) and Azusa 2nd Ward (Spanish) downgraded to the Lark Ellen Branch (Spanish) and Canyon Branch (Spanish)
  • Hacienda Heights California Stake: Orangewood Branch (Spanish) created; Rimgrove Ward (Spanish) downgraded to Rimgrove Branch (Spanish)
  • Inglewood California Stake: Westchester YSA Branch discontinued 
  • Los Angeles California Santa Monica Stake: Westdale 2nd Ward discontinued
  • Palm Desert California Stake: Indio Ward (Spanish) created
  • Saratoga California Stake: Cupertino Ward (Mandarin) created from the Seven Springs Branch (Mandarin) 
  • Torrance California North Stake: El Camino YSA Branch discontinued
  • Turlock California Stake: Hughson 2nd Branch (Spanish) discontinued
  • DeLand Florida Stake: Daytona Beach YSA Branch created
  • Fort Myers Florida Stake: Cypress Palm Ward created from the Golden Gate Estates Branch
  • Jacksonville Florida East Stake: Atlantic Beach Ward discontinued
  • Jacksonville Florida South Stake: Bartram Trails Branch created
  • Miami Florida Stake: Miami YSA Branch created
  • Orlando Florida Hunters Creek Stake: Narcoossee Ward and Buenaventura Branch (Spanish) created; Poinciana Branch discontinued
  • Sarasota Florida Stake: Wauchula Branch discontinued
  • Stuart Florida Stake: Port St Lucie Ward created from the Port St Lucie Branch 
  • Athens Georgia Stake: Braselton Branch created 
  • Kingsland Georgia Stake: Brunswick 2nd Ward discontinued
  • Honolulu Hawaii West Stake: Pearl Harbor-Hickam Ward created, Pearlridge Ward discontinued
  • Boise Idaho South Stake: Hillcrest and Shoshone Wards discontinued
  • Nampa Idaho East Stake: Nampa YSA 4th Ward discontinued
  • Pocatello Idaho Stake: City Creek Ward discontinued 
  • Pocatello Idaho Alameda Stake: Alameda 9th Ward discontinued
  • Rexburg Idaho Married Student 2nd Stake: Rexburg Married Student 36th Ward created
  • Rexburg Idaho YSA 4th Stake: Rexburg YSA 2nd Ward discontinued 
  • Twin Falls Idaho West Stake: Twin Falls YSA Ward discontinued
  • O'Fallon Illinois Stake: Centreville and Mount Vernon Branches discontinued 
  • Cape Girardeau Missouri Stake: Potosi Branch discontinued
  • Tupelo Mississippi Stake: Smithville Branch created
  • Joplin Missouri Stake: Carl Junction Ward created
  • Liberty Missouri Stake: Liberty YSA Ward created from the Liberty YSA Branch 
  • St Robert Missouri Stake: Sullivan Ward created from the Sullivan Branch
  • Springfield Missouri Stake: Buffalo Ward created
  • Omaha Nebraska Stake: Chalco Hills and Pacific Ridges Wards created; Tranquility Park Ward discontinued
  • Henderson Nevada Anthem Stake: Madeira Canyon Ward created
  • Las Vegas Nevada Highland Hills Stake: Discovery Park Ward created
  • North Las Vegas Stake: Craig Ranch and Shadow Creek Wards discontinued 
  • Nashua New Hampshire Stake: Acton Ward created
  • Cherry Hill New Jersey Stake: Atlantic City Branch (Spanish) discontinued
  • Scotch Plains New Jersey Stake: Scotch Plains 2nd Ward discontinued 
  • Albuquerque New Mexico West Stake: Cottonwood Heights and Woodmont Wards created
  • Rio Rancho New Mexico Stake: Western Hills Ward created 
  • Kinston North Carolina Stake: Kinston 2nd Ward discontinued
  • Tulsa Oklahoma East Stake: Forest Ridge Ward created
  • Mount Hood Oregon Stake: Mount Hood YSA Branch created
  • Scranton Pennsylvania Stake: Hazelton 2nd Branch (Spanish) created
  • Greenville South Carolina Stake: Simpsonville 3rd Ward created 
  • College Station Texas Stake: Bryan 2nd Ward created 
  • Denton Texas Stake: Denton 5th Ward created
  • Frisco Texas Shawnee Trail Stake: Celina Ward created
  • Gilmer Texas Stake: Hugo Branch created 
  • Heath Texas Stake: Royse City Ward created
  • Plano Texas Stake: Plano 10th Ward created
  • Richardson Texas Stake: Wylie 4th Ward created
  • Spring Texas Stake: Harmony Ward created
  • Draper Utah Corner Canyon Stake: Corner Canyon 9th Ward created
  • Eagle Mountain Utah Stake: Diamond Springs and Hidden Canyon Wards created
  • Eagle Mountain Utah Central Stake: Eagle Park 2nd Ward and Pony Express Branch (Portuguese) created
  • Eagle Mountain Utah North Stake: Southmoor Ward created
  • Elk Ridge Utah Stake: Elk Ridge 9th Branch (Care Center) created 
  • Hyrum Utah Stake: Hyrum 11th Ward created
  • Ivins Utah Stake: Ivins 5th Ward created
  • Lehi Utah Stake: Millpond Ward created
  • Lehi Utah Pheasant Pointe Stake: Traverse Mountain 13th Branch created 
  • Lehi Utah Traverse Mountain Stake: Traverse Mountain 14th Ward created
  • Lehi Utah West Stake: Eaglecrest 4th Ward created
  • Mapleton Utah North Stake: Mapleton 24th Ward (Portuguese) created
  • Nibley Utah Stake: Nibley 11th Ward created
  • Orem Utah Suncrest Stake: Suncrest 12th Ward created 
  • Orem Utah Vineyard Stake: Vineyard 9th Ward created
  • Perry Utah Stake: Perry 10th Ward discontinued 
  • Pleasant Grove Utah West Stake: Grove 10th Ward created
  • Pleasant View Utah South Stake: Hidden Meadows Ward created 
  • Provo Utah Wasatch (Tongan) Stake: Spanish Fork 24th Ward (Samoan) created from the Spanish Fork 24th Branch (Samoan)
  • Riverton Utah Copperview Stake: Copperview 10th Branch (Care Center) created
  • St George Utah Sunset Stake: Sunset 6th Ward discontinued
  • Salt Lake Stake: Capitol Hill 1st Ward discontinued
  • Salt Lake Liberty Stake: Harvard, McKay, and Ninth Wards discontinued; Liberty Park Branch (Spanish) discontinued 
  • Salt Lake South Cottonwood Stake: Revere Branch (Retirement) created; Cottonwood Acres and Twin Peaks Wards discontinued
  • Salt Lake Utah (Tongan) Stake: Layton 5th Ward (Tongan) created from the Layton 5th Branch (Tongan)
  • Sandy Utah Crescent North Stake: Crescent 4th Ward discontinued 
  • Sandy Utah East Stake: Willow Canyon 6th Ward discontinued 
  • Saratoga Springs Utah Crossroads Stake: Crossroads 2nd Ward created
  • Saratoga Springs Utah Israel Canyon Stake: Deer Meadow Ward created
  • South Jordan Utah Oquirrh Lake Stake: Oquirrh Lake 11th Ward created
  • Spanish Fork Utah Stake: Spanish Fork SA Ward created
  • Spanish Fork Utah Maple Mountain Stake: Legacy Farms Ward created 
  • Spanish Fork Utah River Stake: Escalante Ward created
  • Tooele Utah Valley View Stake: Tooele 9th Ward (Spanish) created from the Tooele 9th Branch (Spanish)
  • West Jordan Utah Sunset Ridge Stake: Sunset Ridge 6th Ward created
  • Martinsburg West Virginia Stake: Falling Waters Branch (Spanish) discontinued
  • Cody Wyoming Stake: Cody 4th Ward created 
Change in wards: +34

Change in branches: -5