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Ambassadors for Zion – Issue 77

March 6, 2019

Ambassadors for Zion…JUNIOR AND SENIOR HIGH YOUTH IN MISSION by High Priest Corwyn L. Mercer, General Church Youth Leader Vol. 20 Number 1 Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019 Issue No. 77 “And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.For if ye forgive men their trespasses, who trespass against you, your heavenly Fatherwill also…

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Junior High Camp

October 2, 2014

From June 7 through the 14 Junior High age children gathered at Blackgum, Oklahoma to learn about Jesus and to enjoy fellowship. We gathered with the theme of “Mission Possible: Eternal Life,” sharing in classes, crafts, activities and food. The week began with twenty-two children, fourteen boys and eight girls, and ended with twenty children.…

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Memorial for President Frederick N. Larsen

May 2, 2019

In Memory of Frederick Niels Larsen On the evening of April 26, 2019 our President, Prophet, Seer and Revelator, Frederick Niels Larsen passed to the eternal realm. Brother Larsen leaves the saints with a legacy of faith and commitment to doing the Lord’s work.

Editorial Comment – Issue 65

December 14, 2015

Editorial Comment – Issue 65 October, November, December 2015 This issue of The Hastening Times covers the fourth quarter of the 2015 year. In it are various articles and pictures from the fall Priesthood Assembly and the Women’s Retreat. However, this time period also brings us to the recognition of two holidays celebrated by most…

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Geneseo Reunion

October 2, 2014

In some ways, to call the 2014 Geneseo Reunion a “Working in Harmony” reunion doesn’t do justice to what the Saints experienced. Too often, the ideal of “working in harmony” is looked upon as “working at harmony” and this was absolutely as far from the truth as can be. From the outset, the Geneseo Reunion…

Tentative Special Conference Agenda

May 14, 2019

Tentative Agenda Special Conference June 28 – 30, 2019   The registration form and tentative agenda for the special conference to be held June 28-30, 2019, may be found here and under the Forms tab at the top of the home page.   Tentative Agenda Special Conference   Registration Form Special Conference

Editorial Comment Issue 64

September 2, 2015

Editorial Comment Issue 64 July/August/September 2015                                                     Many years ago, as a member of Zion’s League and living in the St. Louis, MO area, an event, though somewhat inconsequential at the moment, has given me the opportunity to reflect several times upon what happened and its lasting lesson learned – although not fully understood until…

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Center Place Reunion

October 2, 2014

The 2014 Center Place Reunion was held at The Gathering Place in Independence. The reunion theme was “Be Ye Doers of the Word….. Becoming Full Time Saints.” The daily themes explored necessary steps to lift us to a higher spiritual level: “Live By Every Word,” “One Thing Thou Lackest…..Coming Out of Babylon,” “By Your Works,”…

President Frederick Neils Larsen – Issue 78

July 3, 2019

President Frederick Niels Larsen January 15, 1932 – April 26, 2019   On Friday, April 26, 2019, Frederick (Fred) Niels Larsen, loving husband and father of five children, passed away at the age of 87, at home with his family. Fred was born on January 15, 1932, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Edward J, Larsen, a Danish immigrant, and…

Editorial Comment Issue 63

June 17, 2015

Editorial Comment . . .             Time, as we generally understand or define it, is measured as the period between two or more events. For those of us in the role of leadership for the Remnant Church, the events of particular significance are our General Conferences, family reunions, and our Priesthood Assembly/Women’s Retreat. As of…

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Idaho Reunion

October 2, 2014

In one of the most beautiful mountain settings, the Saints from the Pacific Northwest met at Camp Cascade at the foot of gorgeous West Mountain located approximately eight miles south of Cascade, OR. Not only did we have a fairly large contingent of Saints from our area, but we were blessed to have many other…

The Remnant

July 3, 2019

The Remnant By Bishop Donald B. Owens Volume 20, Number 2 May/Jun/Jul/Aug 2019 Issue No. 78 This article was written by Bishop Owens for another Restoration publication in 1988.It is reprinted here with permission.   As a child, my first recollection of the use of the word remnant had to do with a “remnant bag” that…

Editorial Comment Issue 62

April 7, 2015

As the April General Conference of 1925 neared, President Frederick M. Smith sensed the need to bring to the membership an urgency of the times. “The hastening time is here and greater unity than ever before is necessary if the forces of opposition are to be met” (Doctrine and Covenants 135:2b). In the same vein,…

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Oklahoma Reunion

October 2, 2014

Oklahoma Reunion The theme for this year’s Oklahoma Reunion held on the campus of Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Miami, OK was “Power From on High.” And true to our theme, we were powerfully blessed by the Spirit of God once again. The college campus, with the help and support from the staff members, more…

Your Patriarchal Blessing

March 6, 2019

Your Patriarchal Blessing – A Gift from God by Presiding Patriarch Carl Vun Cannon, Jr. Vol. 20, Numer 1 Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019 Issue No. 77 Throughout the years of the history of mankind, God has provided various events in our lives that he hopes will stabilize and stay the course on our journey of life back into his presence. Some…

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Iowa Reunion

September 30, 2014

We once again met on that beautiful hill at Guthrie Center Reunion Grounds and the Lord did indeed meet us there. We were blessed by the preached word, by outstanding teaching, by worshipping together, by our combined singing, and by the association of those who believed as we do, in the coming forth of the…

God’s Abundant Harvest

March 5, 2019

God’s Abundant Harvest Consecrated Saints, with Gods Help, Creating Increase and Surplus by Aaronic High Priest W. Kevin Romer Vol. 20, Number 1 Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr 2019 Issue No. 77 In May of 2018, I met with the young children who live at Bountiful, teaching them that God is a God of abundance. Bishop Joe Ben Stone, the property and…

Center Place Reunion – 2015

September 2, 2015

CENTER PLACE REUNION – 2015 July/August/September 2015 – By Terry W. Patience The Center Place In-Town Reunion is now complete. At the beginning of the week we had 82 people registered. Of those, we had about 15 youth attending. I know that there were more people who attended different classes and services throughout the week,…