How the Guam Yigo Temple Is Blessing the Saints

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The Okinawa Japan Temple - Dedication Committee Organized

The Okinawa Japan Temple was announced by President Russell M. Nelson in April 2019. A year later, in May 2020, the location was revealed—right next to the Okinawa District Building at 7-11 Matsumoto-cho, Okinawa City. And, on December 5, 2020, ground was broken for the temple.

Missionaries and Youth Host Game Night

The youth from Iwakuni Military Branch had a fun time hosting a game night to meet students from a local tutoring center, along with their teacher, Junya Tanimitsu. Youth from the Yanai Ward were also invited. 

One Year anniversary for Yigo Guam Temple   

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will celebrate the one year anniversary of the Yigo Guam Temple with their family and friends.  A series of Facebook memes with trivia questions about the temple were posted for people to answer as they ponder on the blessings of a temple on the island. 

2023 National Day of Prayer in Guam observed

Two senior missionary couples, Elder Jim and Sister Jody Phillips and Elder Kim and Sister Cyndi Burtenshaw, from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints attended The National Day of Prayer on May 4, 2023.  There were some who were surprised to see them there, but the missionaries were received with graciousness and...

Elementary and middle Schools in the Micronesia Asia North Area receive backpacks

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Humanitarian Services continues to help students in the isles of Micronesia through their backpack donation project. On April 12, 2023, a delivery of 68 backpacks were delivered to Peleliu, a small island of Palau in the Pacific Ocean. Around 160 backpacks were also delivered...

Belau National Hospital receives bio-med tools from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The hospital administrator, Darnelle Worswick, reached out to the Church’s humanitarian department service center in Guam.  She worked closely with the humanitarian missionaries, Elder and Sister Jenkins and Bill Davis to request the needed tools.  After much researching, the right tools were found.  They were also able to...

Asia North Area Presidency for 2023-2024

New Counselor in Asia North Area Presidency

Sister Kristin Yee visits Saints in the islands of Okinawa, Guam, and Micronesia 

Sister Kristin Yee, Second Counselor of Relief Society General Presidency, visited Saints in the Asia North islands of Japan and Micronesia, including Okinawa, Guam, Pohnpei, and Chuuk. 

A Family From Pohnpei Finds Joy in Becoming an Eternal Family

The Temple Patron Fund blesses a family from Pohnpei to come to the temple and be sealed as an eternal family