Whatever It Takes

August 14, 2014

Whatever It Takes Bound For The Kingdom!Presiding Bishop W. Kevin Romer In the year 2000, as the Lord was moving mightily to renew His Church again upon the earth, the Remnant Saints semi-formally adopted the mantra, “WHATEVER IT TAKES.” The Lord was again calling those that heard His voice to come together. Many people responded, being willing and obedient towards…

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Remembering Leland V. Collins

August 1, 2019

Remembering Leland V. Collins  Patriarch Leland V. Collins, who has served in that office since 2013, passed away the morning of August 1, 2019 in his home at the age of 70. Leland has held various priesthood offices since he was ordained as an Elder in November of 1979. He was admired for his love of…

Editorial Comment Issue 67

July 14, 2016

Editorial Comment Issue 67 Apr/May/June 2016 Being accountable to God for your actions is one of the first lessons taught in the script of the Bible. Lucifer (in the guise of a serpent) beguiled Eve into partaking of the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Eve then persuaded Adam to…

Geneseo Reunion – 2015

September 2, 2015

GENESO REUNION – 2015 July/August/September 2015 – By Robert Murie Each year, when we try to write an article about the Geneseo Reunion, it gets harder and harder to do so. How do you keep saying that it just keeps getting better and better? For those Saints who have never attended this particular reunion, or…

Bountiful Dedication/Consecration

March 5, 2019

Bountiful Dedication/Consecration: September 9, 2018 By Aaronic High Priest W. Kevin Romer “As an ensign to the world, and a demonstration that man can live together in peace and harmony with his neighbor, exercising stewardships, utilizing inheritances, and not being unduly influenced by Babylon, it is necessary to provide for close community living. To that end, as…

Editorial Comment – Issue 66

March 16, 2016

Editorial Comment – Issue 66 January/February/March 2016 April of each year is a time of great expectation and anticipation for the Remnant Church. The Saints have already spent several weeks, perhaps months, planning and getting ready for the week-long experience of General Conference. They come for the worship opportunities, the fellowship of family and friends’…


Vacation Church School

October 2, 2014

With 75 to 80 children in attendance, the Center Place Vacation Church School was a busy place from July 14-17. The theme was “Stepping Stones to Zion.” We centered our thoughts on the Jaredites from the Book of Mormon, from the time of the tower to the promised land. There were nearly 35 adult staff,…

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…


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…


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…


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…


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…