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The Remnant Church Begins Work on Holy Sanctuary

October 3, 2022

Holy Sanctuary Being Built by the Remnant Church | Independence, MO In the Historic District of downtown Independence, Missouri, exciting transformations are beginning to take place. The Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at 700 W. Lexington Avenue has begun renovations of an indoor sanctuary. The sanctuary used to be the worship…

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Remnant Edition of the Doctrine & Covenants

April 12, 2022

Now Available – “Remnant Edition” of the Doctrine & Covenants We are pleased to offer these hardcover copies of our newly published “Remnant Edition” of the Doctrine & Covenants. You may submit this online form to order your copy. Order HERE    

2022 Center Place Reunion, July 30 – Aug 4

April 12, 2022

Center Place Reunion 2022 – Three Trails Campground | Kansas City, MO  For a Printable Form, click here.  JULY 30 – AUGUST 4, 2022 THREE TRAILS CAMPGROUND – Kansas City, Missouri 16200 E US HWY 40 | Kansas City, MO. 64136   Check-in & Room Assignments begin 4pm, Saturday July 30th and Reunion breaks the…

In Memory – Joe Ben Stone

February 18, 2022

Joseph Benjamin Stone was born January 20, 1940. He passed away February 4, 2022 at the age of 82. He has been a lifelong member of the restoration, being baptized at 8 years old in January of 1948. He shared his life with his beloved wife, Violet, for the last 58 years. Joe Ben served…

New Online Scripture Search

November 18, 2021

  Dear Saints,   It is our pleasure to present the new robust scripture search now available on our website at theremnantchurch.com/library    You can watch a quick tutorial here: https://youtu.be/VibOT_iYS3E   Some Background We knew when our new website went live that we wanted to be able to enhance our online scripture search capabilities. For the…

Give Joy – Christmas Gift Giving Program

October 4, 2021

For some gift ideas, check out these lists: Gift drive ideas – younger (For Children ages 0-10) Gift drive ideas (For older children, ages 10+)     The Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is hosting a gift/gift card drive for Independence, Missouri FosterAdopt Connect this holiday season. It is our desire…

June 16, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

June 15, 2020

June 16, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency     “Thou hast with unwearyingness declared the word.”  Hel. 3:115 Dear Saints:   Sunday was our first day back to church, and we hope open churches will be the rule from now on – uninterrupted.  I personally feel the spiritual need to be back at…

June 9, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

June 8, 2020

Letter from the First Presidency June 9, 2020 While going through some books in President Larsen’s bookcase, which is still in my office, I ran across one book which provides some quotes from Joseph Smith, Jr.  The quote is from a letter that he wrote to the Traveling High Council and elders of the church…

June 2, 2020 – Letter From the First Presidency

June 1, 2020

June 2, 2020 – Letter From the First Presidency   “But I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection; lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway.”  I Corinthians 9:27 June 2, 2020 Dear Saints:   The members of the First Presidency have discussed…

May 26, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

May 25, 2020

May 26, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency Why church?    “For the perfecting of the saints…for the edifying of the body of Christ.”    – Eph. 4:12   Dear Saints:   Services Branch and congregational pastors, in consultation with the First Presidency, are trying to objectively determine when to begin meeting in person again.…

May 19, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

May 18, 2020

May 19, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency     Many years ago, I was introduced to an old Shaker melody called “Simple Gifts.” Perhaps you are familiar with it as well. I like the simplicity (no pun intended) of the words and the melody. It is easy to remember and to sing. I…

Invitation to the Saints – “Message of Jesus” Virtual Preaching Series

May 13, 2020

Invitation to the Saints – Virtual Preaching Series   A Special Invitation to the Saints and Friends of the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints – Come learn of “THE MESSAGE OF JESUS” You are being welcomed to tune in and share in a week of extended ministry provided by the Quorum…

May 12, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

May 12, 2020

May 12, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency     The First Presidency of the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, once again, send a letter of warmth and encouragement to members and friends.  In some ways, the days and weeks of the recent past (since we have not been able to…

May 5, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

May 5, 2020

May 5, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency   “For the Lord is our defense.”  Psalm 89:18 Services While we are still unable to meet in person for worship, there are worship opportunities on the phone and online.  You probably all know about the live stream on theremnantchurch.com website, where live services are broadcast at 10:30…

April 28, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

April 27, 2020

April 28, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency   A couple of days ago, I was considering just how much I wanted everything to be OK.  I’m sure that many of us have had the same thoughts. I imagine that all of us want to get through this and to have our lives return…

Remembering President Larsen

April 26, 2020

Remembering President Larsen   President Larsen speaking to the Priesthood at the Priesthood Assembly in Kirtland, Ohio in 2010. On April 26, 2019, our Prophet, President, Leader and Brother Frederick Larsen passed through the veil to the heavenly realm. On this day, a year later, we remember Brother Fred’s legacy that he left to the…

April 14, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

April 15, 2020

  April 14, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency   “Many are the afflictions of the righteous; but the Lord delivereth him out of them all.”    Psalm 34:19 Dear Saints:   Passion Week Who would have thought we wouldn’t go to church for Resurrection Sunday/Easter this year? For Kay and me, not only…

April 21, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency

April 20, 2020

April 21, 2020 – Letter from the First Presidency     The First Presidency of the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints sends greetings to church members and friends.  Just as each of you are trying to determine how best to serve God and how best to serve and feed His sheep,…

April 7, 2020 – Letter From the First Presidency

April 7, 2020

April 7, 2020 – Letter From the First Presidency   To the Members of the Remnant Church;   I can easily remember back to the days of my youth when on Sunday, all of the retail activity stopped. It was in a small southwest Iowa town. The streets would be very quiet as people just…