The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — President Russell M. Nelson, President Dallin H. Oaks and President Henry B. Eyring — released the following Christmas message on Friday, November 27. It was shared across several Church communication channels.
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Continue to show gratitude during the Christmas season through “by loving and serving others, one by one,” he added.
In October 2020, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released two portions of its consolidated handbook in 21 languages. Tuesday, November 24, 2020, the Church released 12 additional chapters of the handbook in 26 languages.
On Tuesday, November 17th, the Church arranged to share the announcement with television stations and were included in morning talk shows. Elder Hugo E. Martinez, a General Authority Seventy and the Africa West Area President for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, along with Area Seventy, Elder John Attah Koranteng and Elder Anthony M. Kaku represented the Church in Ghana at GHOne TV.
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Donated items include 120 tons of food, water, blankets, mattresses, face masks and materials to repair storm-damaged homes.
The first of nine nationwide donations was made in Laramie, Wyoming, where 14 Black football players first voiced concern about a race-based Church policy 51 years ago.