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If indeed “work won’t kill but worry will”, then the solution proposed by our leaders today, by establishing Self-Reliance as an integral part of the definition of every true Latter-day Saint, can be compared to the “brass serpent” of old.

Our Heritage: Fred Antwi - A “Right Turn” That Made All The Difference.

What compelled Fred Antwi to give up this position of honor – one which many may esteem very desirable?  Fred had found the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.  Firm in his testimony of the principles and doctrines of the Gospel, Fred’s course in life was changed. 

Relief Society: A Blessing to our Sisters

“I testify to you that Relief Society was organized by inspiration and is a vital part of the Lord’s Church here upon the earth. It would be impossible to calculate all the good which has come from this organization and all the lives which have been blessed because of it.” President Thomas S. Monson

Former Fetish Priest in Nigeria Now a Faithful Latter-Day Saint

“I therefore sanction that my shrine be destroyed and from now on I belong to Christ and his church. So be it.” James Olufemi

New Mission Presidents—Africa West Area

With the creation of a new mission in Cote d’Ivoire, the Africa West Area now has fourteen missions.  Six of these missions have new mission presidents who are beginning their service this month.

Submit A Story

To the Saints of the West Africa Area we extend an invitation to write and submit inspiring and faith promoting experiences for publishing  consideration in the Africa West Area Website.