Bishop’s Corner – Issue 78

BISHOP’S CORNER By Presiding Bishop W. Kevin Romer Vol. 20 Number 2 May/JunJul/Aug 2019 Issue No. 78 Did you know your Amazon shopping could benefit the church? The online shopping site, Amazon.com, offers customers a way to support their favorite charitable organization by donating 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the customer’s selected charity. How? 1. Select…

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Children’s Pages – Issue 77

Children’s Pages by Cindy Patience A Change of Heart As they left for church, Ellie and her brother, Nathan, quarreled about who would ride up front with their mom. Sitting up front somehow made them feel important and special. But Mother told them to both sit in the back seat and to think about how they were…

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Children’s Pages Issue 76

Children’s Pages by Cindy Patience Hide It Under a Bushel; No!! Aidan was a quiet, thoughtful young man. His brother, Ian, liked being outdoors and being active in sports more than Aidan did. Even though he enjoyed playing with his brother, Aidan wasn’t that good at sports. But Aidan loved to read and to make up his own…

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General Conference Agenda

General Conference Agenda “Led By Revelation” Preliminary Agenda for the 2018 General Conference*The Gathering Place Saturday (March 31st)4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Registration6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Fellowship Sunday (April 1st)8:30 – 10:00 a.m. Communion Service10:30 – 12:00 p.m. Resurrection Day Service5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Registration6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Worship Service – President’s Address Monday – Friday…

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Vacation Church School

Vacation Church School 2017 by Christina Purvis Volume 18, Number 3, July, August, September 2017 Issue 72 “The Fruit of the Spirit” “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering,gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness,temperance; against such there is no law”(Galatians 5:22-23). Sixty youth from the Remnant and Restoration branches gathered for Vacation Church…

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Daniel’s Testimony

Daniel’s Testimony Jul/Aug/Sep 2016 As I left Minsk, Belarus, on the morning of April 22, 2016, Brother Daniel Gorshkov, one of our newest Saints, handed me an envelope and asked me not to read what was in it until I was on the airplane heading for Lagos, Nigeria. Sometime after takeoff on that early morning,…

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Latter Day Saints History

LATTER DAY SAINTS MUST REMEMBER THEIR HISTORY By Henry H. Goldman, Remnant Church Historian             Within the Judeao-Christian World, only three major religious organizations are tied to their histories: Jews, Catholics, and in particular, Latter Day Saints (of all persuasions and beliefs). We are holders of this point of view. The Saints hold a very…

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News from the Branches

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  September 2014 Oregon Group Sr. Joanie Barber Reporting We are pleased to share with the Saints that we are still attempting to meet on or near the first Sunday of each month for class and ministry provided by Elder Doug Rouse. This summer Elder Chuck Barber and Sister Joanie returned to Bend and Brother…

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2019 Priesthood Assembly Agenda

2019 Priesthood Assembly Agenda      Friday, April 5th     6:00 p.m.    Registration – Craig Nordeen     6:30 p.m.    Instruction – Fellowship Hall     6:45 p.m.    Assemble and Enter by Quorums & Orders into Sanctuary     7:00 p.m.    Solemn Assembly – “Authority from Whence?”     8:30 p.m.    Dismissal   Saturday,…

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From the Desk of….

From the Desk of…. Vol. 20 Number 1 Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019 Issue No. 77 …The Presiding PatriarchPresiding Patriarch Carl W. VunCannon, Jr. As we begin the new year, 2019, our minds quickly begin to think about the focus of the new year which the Lord has given to each in our sojourn here on earth. Businesses and industries are…

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BISHOP’S CORNER

Financial Update by Presiding Bishop W. Kevin Romer Vol. 20, Number 1 Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019 Issue NO. 77 As we have done in the past, in an effort to keep the saints apprised of the financial condition of the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, we are once again taking this opportunity to share…

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News from the Branches and Congregations – Issue 76

News from the Branches and Congretations Vol. 19, Number 3 Sep/Oct/Nov/Dec 2018 Issue No. 76 Center Place of Zion Blue Springs Congregation – by Ardyce Nordeen Blue Springs Congregation has had a pleasant summer and early fall. We were able to complete the carpet replacement in the five rooms that had not been damaged in our winter flood. Now the…

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Children’s Pages

Children’s Pages by Cindy Patience Vol. 19, Number 2, May/Jun/Jul/Aug 2018 Issue No. 75 Stargazing It was “Sleep Under the Stars Night” at Junior Camp. The counselors had picked an open field at the top of a hill to set up camp. The campers were excited and laughed and sang as they carried their sleeping bags up…

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Geneseo Reunion

Geneseo Reunion June 22 – 29, 2017 by Apostle Mark Deitrick Volume 18, Number 3, July, August, September 2017 Issue 72 Saints who spent their summers attending many different reunions best summed up the 2017 Geneseo Reunion during the dedication service on the final day. They testified that the Geneseo Reunion was one of the…

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Vacation Church School 2016

Vacation Church School Jul/Aug/Sep 2016 “We are… (clap, clap) Kingdom Builders! (clap, clap)” Vacation Church School (VCS) was held July 11th -14th at the Gathering Place facilities. Lots of dedication and preparation on the part of the staff made this year’s VCS successful! Sixty-seven preschool through 8th graders came together to learn about our job…

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Testimony of Jose Medeiros

The Testimony of Jose Medeiros from Brazil Given April 2015 in Independence, MO Dear Brothers and Sisters: It is my testimony that I know Jesus Christ lives. He died on the cross for our love, rose again the third day, and soon He will return to govern the Church personally from Zion.

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Conspicuous Consumption: Thorstein Veblen in the 21st Century

CONSPICUOUS CONSUMPTION: THORSTEIN VEBLEN IN THE 21ST CENTURY by Henry H. Goldman, Remnant Church Historian “…and…in private…expenditure, carry into active exercise the principle of sacrifice and repression of unnecessary wants…” (D & C 130:7d, April 14, 1913) Recently, The Kansas City Star published a lengthy article about a local and popular radio host who also writes…

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News from the Congregations and Branches – Issue 77

CENTER PLACE OF ZION Blue Springs Congregation – by Ardyce Nordeen The Blue Springs Congregation is continuing to do our part in working together for the establishment of the kingdom. The adult Church School class is diligently studying the Vision to the Kingdom materials as part of an “Onward to Zion” class, with Presiding Patriarch Carl VunCannon, Jr., as the teacher. The…

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Painting Joseph’s Vision in the Grove

Painting Joseph’s Vision in the Grove by Ardyce Nordeen and Muriel Luedeman Volume 20, Number 1, Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019, Issue 77 The Story Behind the Painting on the Cover of this Issue of The Hastening Times As the work progressed on our Remnant Church video during 2017 and 2018, we began to realize that there were visual…

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Call for Sacrificial Offering

Call for Sacrificial Offering By Presiding Bishop W. Kevin Romer Volume 20, Number 1, Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019 Issue No. 77 Last April, during General Conference, we set a goal to open the church’s Visitors Center to the public in June of 2018. We have not met that goal due to various expenses that were not planned, including…

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