Stake Presidency


What Does the Stake Presidency Do?

A member of the stake presidency chairs the self-reliance committee. The stake presidency is responsible to:

  1. Define self-reliance objectives for the stake.
  2. Organize a stake self-reliance committee.
  3. Teach principles of self-reliance and instruct bishops and members of the stake self-reliance committee in their self-reliance responsibilities.
  4. Invite returning missionaries and new converts to participate in self-reliance groups.
  5. Include self-reliance on the stake council agenda.
  6. Call stake self-reliance specialists.
  7. Review and act on stake self-reliance progress reports and PEF loan reports.
  8. Provide guidance for the family history center to be shared for self-reliance purposes as needed.