News, Announcements and Stories from the Sydney Australia Mortdale Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Derek features on Weekend Sunrise

Derek (17), a young man from Bankstown 1st Ward appeared on Channel 7’s Weekend Sunrise on Saturday 10th May 2014. The segment talked about the positive influence he has had at his high school, Punchbowl Boys High. Well done...

Historic First General Women’s Meeting

All women, young women, and girls eight years of age and older are invited to participate in the general women’s meeting on Saturday, April 5th, 2014, at 6:00 p.m at the Mortdale Stake Centre. This meeting will provide an opportunity to gather in a spirit of worldwide sisterhood to enjoy messages from a member of the First Presidency and the general presidents of the Relief Society, Young Women, and Primary...

Deepening our own Personal Conversion

“I promise you, as you do so, there will be a greater sense of unity love and faith in your stake, district, ward or branch. There will be a greater love and harmony in marriages and families. An increase in faith. A greater ability to seek and receive the influence of the Holy Ghost and a sweet deepening spiritual conversion unto the Lord.” – Elder Kevin W. Pearson (Pacific Area Presidency Broadcast 2014)   In a recent training from the Area Presidency, Elder Kevin W. Pearson of the Seventy challenged the members of Ward and Stake Councils to immerse themselves in the Book of Mormon. As an Area we have been challenged to deepen our own personal conversion by doing 3 things. Increase personal faith in Christ and urgency for the work by keeping the commandments, magnifying your calling, and serving others Recommitment to the Law of the Fast by prayerfully fasting with a purpose on Fast Sunday and the payment of a generous fast offering Immersion in the Book of Mormon by individuals and families praying, studying, pondering, and reading the Book of Mormon at least twice this year. Elder Pearson has prepared a Reading chart as a guide to help us fulfil this challenge. Click here to Download the Reading Schedule You can watch the entire broadcast here. Watch the Broadcast  ...

Welcome to the Mortdale Stake Blog

This website is the place for Church-related new stories regarding the Sydney Australia Mortdale Stake. Following our Stake Conference where we were encouraged to use social media and the internet to communicate with each other and build our faith, we have decided to setup this website. Over time we will post not just news and announcements but also stories to build faith....