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Church Leaders Approve Creation of Central Eurasian Mission

Church Leaders Approve Creation of Central Eurasian Mission

Deseret News is reporting the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles have approved a new mission, the Central Eurasian Mission, to be officially created on July 1, 2015. The mission will take areas from both the Russia Novosibirsk and Bulgaria Sofia missions and will consist of five branches. The Central Eurasian Mission will serve Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, …

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11 New Mormon Missions Officially Announced

11 New Mormon Missions Announced

Early in December, leaked reports from missionaries and their families foreshadowed the creation of multiple new LDS missions. Today, the Church has official announced the creation of 11 new missions, as well as the 2015 mission president assignments. The new missions are both completely new missions and consolidated missions. The new missions created are: -Utah Logan (New) -Utah Salt Lake …

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NCAA Releases New Video Featuring BYU Basketball’s Tyler Haws

Tyler Haws: Man on a Mission

“It was a difficult thing, stepping away from basketball.” Tyler Haws, shooting guard for the BYU Men’s Basketball team, left for two years after his freshman season to serve a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Though it was hard for Haws, “I knew what I was doing was right.” In this new video released …

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