News Releases

President Russell M. Nelson's 2018 Global Ministry Tour

The 2018 global ministry tour of President Russell M. Nelson and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland covered eight cities in 11 days in Europe, Africa and Asia. Below is a summary of coverage from each city.

President Nelson Concludes Global Ministry Tour in Hawaii

President Nelson Arrives in Africa

Latter-day Saints Sustain New First Presidency in Solemn Assembly

President Russell M. Nelson was sustained Saturday as prophet, seer, revelator and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during a solemn assembly of Church members worldwide on March 31, 2018.

President and Sister Nelson to Embark on Global Ministry Tour

As announced last month, President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy, along with Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Patricia, will visit Europe, Africa and Asia in April. The leaders of the global faith are scheduled to leave Salt Lake City and visit eight cities in 11 days April 10–23, 2018.

Latter-day Saints Prepare for General Conference

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invite members and guests of the Church to participate in the faith's next annual general conference, held March 31 and April 1, in Salt Lake City, United States.

Clean Water a Blessing for Thousands

Just over 19,000 residents in rural villages of the Sewfi-Wiawso Municipal District are enjoying fresh, clean water thanks to 18 borehole projects completed by LDS Charities, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The boreholes were officially presented to the village water committees during ceremonies in February.

LDS Charities Improving Healthcare in Rural Ghana

LDS Charities, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is working with The Hunger Project of Ghana to improve maternity/newborn care and health service to rural villages in Ghana. unger Proje

Fresh Bread Keeps Children in School

LDS Charities, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, joined Street Children Empowerment Foundation (SCEF) of Ghana, to achieve sustainable im­prove­ments in the lives of children living on the streets in Jamestown.

Former Ghana Ambassador Meets LDS Leaders

Mrs. Edith Hazel, former Ghana Ambassador to Denmark, met with senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on February 14, 2018.