After a pandemic-related hiatus, missionaries have returned to volunteer at Grace Mission Episcopal Church, a safe harbor for those less fortunate.
Blair Burton, President and co-owner of Paul’s Pest Control will preside over LDS mission.
Food and goods sent from LDS Bishops’ Storehouse in Tucker, Georgia to Lower Muscogee Creek Tribe.
Cher Patrick, a freshman at Leon High School and a member of the Tallahassee First Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is a rising star in swimming circles.
Missionary will wrap up his two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints later this summer and he will resume his pursuits on the basketball court.
Bruce and Christine Hale serve as temple site missionaries for the Tallahassee Temple, teaching what a temple is and how it differs from meetinghouses.
Ben Smith, president of the Tallahassee Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, says this year’s Light the World with Love campaign is all about members of his faith working side by side with local community organizations and churches to render service to those in need. “Light the World with Love is an organized effort to bring people together to serve people in our community – neighbors and friends. This is a wonderful time of year when people have an increased focus on helping others. Light the World simply helps us do that,” he said.
Tallahassee Mayor John E. Dailey this week proclaimed Sunday, Dec. 5 as a Day of Giving, urging all citizens to “give food and monetary resources to the local food kitchens, food banks, and churches who are engaged in meeting the needs of the city’s homeless and hungry. We also encourage the gift of time and prayer on behalf of those who suffer and for those who meet their needs.”
Members of the Tallahassee Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined more than 2,000 other volunteers in Louisiana this past weekend (Sept. 17-19) as Hurricane Ida relief efforts continued for the third week.
Earlier this year, Todd Queen joined the faculty at Florida State University as the new dean of the College of Music. “My journey to Tallahassee was led by the Lord,” Queen said.