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Top Mormon Student Says, ‘Hard Work Works’

News Release — 15 April 2014

“A Mormon student from Samoa, Ryder Afele Fuimaono, has received the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (M.F.A.T.) Award for the Highest Performing N.Z.A.I.D sponsored Pacific student at Otago in 2013,” the Samoa Observer reported recently.

#BecauseofHim: Church Launches Easter Initiative Focused on Jesus Christ

News Release — 14 April 2014

In A weeklong, Christ-focused social media initiative that includes memes and a prominently placed YouTube video begins today (Palm Sunday) and extends through Easter. the effort (titled “Because of Him,” with an accompanying #BecauseofHim hashtag), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints proclaims its belief that Jesus Christ is the divine Son of God who overcame sorrow and death for men and women everywhere.

VIDEO: Kiwi Basketballer Shares His Faith Online

Blog Post — 11 April 2014

New Zealand basketball player, Paora Winitana, shares his faith in a blog post and video on Mormon.org.

VIDEO: 'I'm an Aussie Country Girl'

Blog Post — 11 April 2014

"I am chocoholic who loves to laugh. I grew up in outback Australia, I’m a bit of a tomboy, a class clown, and I have a ridiculous amount of energy," writes Australian Latter-day Saint, Sarah, on Mormon.org.

 

Latter-day Saints Prepare to Participate in Anzac Day Services

News Release — 11 April 2014

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints throughout New Zealand, Australia and other nations are preparing to participate in this year’s Anzac Day services.

New Zealand Latter-day Saint Organises Community Seminar on Strengthening Families

News Story — 10 April 2014

A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from Tauranga, New Zealand brought family experts together last week for a wananga [seminar] on strengthening families.

 

 

Church Provides Additional Missionary Statistics

Blog Post — 10 April 2014

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released its 2013 statistical report in the Saturday, 5 April afternoon session of general conference, which includes missionary numbers.

Auckland Mormons Explain Why Their Meetinghouse is an 'Amazing Place'

News Story — 10 April 2014

An Auckland ward [congregation] of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently welcomed neighbours and friends to their Henderson meetinghouse [church building] in support of the 2014 “Our Amazing Place Massey Community Treasure Hunt.”

World Report April 2014

Video — 9 April 2014

The World Report is a semiannual report of news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon).

Families and Faith Communities Honour Christchurch Quake Victims

News Release — 9 April 2014

Families and members of various faith communities gathered at Christchurch’s Avonhead Cemetery recently to mark the three year anniversary of the 22 February 2011 earthquake. 

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