As COVID-19 Restrictions Ease, Here's How the Church Is Reopening

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is following the lead of governments and healthcare professionals around the world as a it considers a measured return to normal operating procedures disrupted by COVID-19.

Elder and Sister Wiser

Elder and Sister Wiser said: “God is really preparing these islands for the arrival of the Yigo Guam Temple. We see it almost every day.  People engage us and speak positively about the church.  Hearts are being softened and people are becoming more open and prepared.  For the first time, local radio and television stations...

Miracle Hands Charity in Saipan Thanks the Church for Donation

In December 2020, Miracle Hands Charity in Saipan noted that 2020 had been a particularly difficult year for the people of the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands and elsewhere. The COVID pandemic had been devastating to the CNMI’s economy, forcing many to lose their jobs and income. This left the most vulnerable families...

Family History Missionaries Finally Arrive in Guam after 18 Months

When Scott and Penny Moir of Highland, Utah submitted their mission papers in late 2019, they had no idea it would take them a year and a half and they would be set apart three times before finally arriving at their assigned mission as Family History missionaries in the Micronesia Guam Mission. The Moirs were first set apart...

Supporting Children and Youth: A Broadcast for Parents and Leaders

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) A special broadcast on June 6 will provide parents and leaders with useful resources as they begin to reintegrate children and youth activities as areas come out of the pandemic.

Senior Couples Head for Japan via Guam

Nothing is typical for those who are called to serve during a pandemic – not even for five senior couples bound for the Asia North Area headquarters and Fukuoka, Japan.

Elder Soares Tells How He Heard God “in a Warm and Strong Way” in New #HearHim Video

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In the latest #HearHim video, Elder Ulisses Soares shares an experience he had while serving as a mission president when the Lord spoke to him “in a warm and strong way.”

Stake President Gives Benediction at University of Guam Commencement

On May 23, 2021, President Fredivic Nicerio of the Barrigada Guam Stake gave the benediction at the commencement exercises of the University of Guam. In asking President Nicerio to give the benediction, University officials said it would be a great honor, and one that was long overdue, to have a representative of The Church...

Finding Strength in Christ and Connection Through the Addiction Recovery Program

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Addiction Recovery Program (ARP) helps those interested in working toward overcoming addiction or compulsive behavior have hope that recovery is possible, even during a pandemic.

New Temple Site Locations Announced for Two Temples to Be Built in Oceania

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Locations and exterior renderings of the Port Vila Vanuatu Temple and the Tarawa Kiribati Temple have been released.