January Articles

  • Fiji Floods Force Evacuations

    Posted: 26 January 2012

    NADI, Fiji — Raging waters have overflowed river banks in several Fijian towns and villages flooding streets and homes and displacing residents. Nadi is one of many affected towns.  Full Story

  • Fiji Flooding, More Bad Weather Forecast

    Posted: 26 January 2012

    SUVA, Fiji — Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are continuing to seek out and assist individuals and families hit hard by widespread flooding.  Full Story

  • Elder F. Michael Watson Visits the Cook Islands

    Posted: 26 January 2012

    RAROTONGA, Cook Islands — Elder F. Michael Watson of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was warmly greeted by members of the Church as he visited the Cook Islands in January. Elder Watson presided over the Cook Islands District Conference, which was held in Rarotonga at the Arorangi Branch chapel on 8 January 2012.  Full Story

  • Newspaper Reports on New Zealand ‘Books for Fiji’ Project

    Posted: 18 January 2012

    SUVA, Fiji — "Students from the outer islands will begin the new school year with library books donated by the Latter-day Saints Church," according to a new report in the Fiji Times.  Full Story

  • Visiting Apostle Expresses Love and Concern to People of Christchurch

    Posted: 17 January 2012

    CHRISTCHURCH - More than 500 people listened as Elder Quentin L. Cook, an apostle from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, expressed his love and concern for the people of quake-ravaged Christchurch at a special meeting last night.  Full Story

  • Meet Butch Horsford — Husband, Father, Farmer, Mormon

    Posted: 16 January 2012

    AUCKLAND, New Zealand — "I'm a twin and one of eight siblings," says Butch Horsford, a Latter-day Saint from Maromaku, New Zealand. "I played rugby from the age of 4, and enjoy most sports."  Full Story

  • Australian Family Feature in the Ensign

    Posted: 14 January 2012

    AUCKLAND, New Zealand — Australian couple, Hazel and Richard Egan, feature in this month's edition of the Ensign, a worldwide publication of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Full Story

  • Enriching Your Marriage Relationship

    Posted: 9 January 2012

    AUCKLAND, New Zealand — "Happily married couples do some specific types of things to keep their marriages vibrant and meaningful for both partners," according to Douglas Brinley in an article in the January edition of The Ensign titled: 'What happily married couples do."  Full Story