Area Leader Message

  • Temple Blessings

    Temple blessings are important for each and every one of us. In order that all may receive the blessings of the temple, the Lord has provided a way that we can help those who do not have the means to travel to a temple

  • Priesthood and the Family

    The most important blessings that God grants to His children are associated with the family and the priesthood.

  • Live an Obedient and Repentant Life

    The First law of heaven as we know it is obedience. Father Abraham, who was the very reason of the promised blessings and covenants we all enjoy, gained it through his implicit obedience.

  1. Raising Christ Centered Children

    I sustain the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles as prophets, seers and revelators. I bear witness that they are called of God.

  2. Inviting the Spirit into our Lives

    One morning, I dropped off my son at Seminary and was driving home when smoke started to emanate from the hood of my car.

  3. Bring the Sabbath Day into Our Homes

    Asia Area Leader Message - We have recently received instruction from the prophet and apostles of God pertaining to how keeping the Sabbath Day holy both at church and in our homes will increase our faith in Heavenly Father and his Beloved Son, Jesus Christ.

  4. Choosing Faith

    Area Leader Message - “The future of your faith is not by chance, but by choice.” 1 With that as his principle theme, Elder Neil L. Andersen gave an inspiring sermon at the October 2015 General Conference on the importance of choosing faith.

  5. Companionship of the Holy Ghost

    It has been almost forty years since I attended my first meeting in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: a baptismal service in which a classmate of mine would be performing a baptism.

  6. Being a Light to Others

    The word “light” was one of the most commonly used term in the teachings of the gospel.

  7. Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ

    It was very late at night.   A beloved mother, grandmother and nurse was returning home. She had spent that night helping the sick.

  8. O Remember, Remember

    Asia Area Leader Message - Elder Jeffrey R. Holland in the October 1995 General Conference gave a beautiful sermon on the origin and purpose of the sacrament.

  9. Blessings of Temple worship

    Asia Area Leader Message - The first “Temple Worship” experience for me and my wife was on May 6, 1981 when we were endowed and sealed in the Tokyo Temple.

  10. Ward Council and Sacrament Meeting

    Asia Area Leader Message - The Lord in his infinite mercy for his children has always provided various ways to assist in leading them to exaltation and eternal life. 

  11. Bring Back the True Meaning of Christmas

    Asia Area Leader Message - Jesus Christ is our Savior and Redeemer. By learning of Him and obeying the commandments, all mankind can have eternal life with the grace of God and Jesus’ redeeming sacrifice.

  12. Singapore Stake Presidency Christmas Message 2015

    “And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.

  13. The Family

    Asia Area Leader Message - “Marriage between a man and a woman is ordained of God and that the family is central to the Creator’s plan for the eternal destiny of His children.”

  14. The Sacrament

    Asia Area Leader Message - In the Grand Council of Heaven, Heavenly Father presented the plan of salvation (1) to His spirit children. We learned that we could become like our Heavenly Father in His glorious body of flesh and bones.

  15. Clean Hands and A Pure Heart

    Asia Area Leader Message - In his talk "Keeping the Temple Holy," President Hinckley urged us to "Keep His house holy!"

  16. Joseph Smith – Prophet and Revelator

    On June 27, 1844, Naomi Holman was on her bed with her nine-day old baby son, who would become my great-great grandfather, when she saw a group of men with painted faces and abusive language pass by their home on the way to Carthage.  About 5:00 p.m., that mob burst into Carthage jail and killed the Prophet Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum.

  17. Law of the Fast

    The Lord has commanded us to “look to the poor and the needy, and administer to their relief that they shall not suffer.”

  18. Spiritual Self-Reliance

    As a Church Area, we are now invited, in a gradual, long-term way, to help each other toward self-reliance.

  19. Temple Work – Work of Salvation

    In the Articles of Faith, "We believe that through the Atonement of Christ, all mankind may be saved, by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel."1  

  20. The Sabbath Day

    The word Sabbath comes from a Hebrew word meaning rest. 

  21. AGENCY

    Agency - a Gift from God and Essential to our Exaltation

  22. Tithes and Offerings

    We know that our Father in Heaven desires to bless us.  He blesses us whenever we ask Him and whenever we are obedient to His laws and commandments.[

  23. Rescue in Unity

    As we have been invited by our prophet, President Thomas S. Monson, to reach out and rescue, an account in the New Testament comes to my mind.

  24. Obedience

    I was born in a very small village unknown to the public with no electricity or water supply readily available. The place was called Ban Pong.

  25. Strength Through Repentance

    Repentance is like the cutter that breaks the chain of sins that ties and strangles our faith.

  26. The Miracles of Forgiveness

    When I was a kid, my father had a dispute with his brother. Offended, he stopped all contacts with his brother and forbad us to visit him too.

  27. Receiving Guidance from the Scriptures

    It has often been said in the Church that we speak to God in prayer and He answers back through the scriptures.  As we read, we are privileged to hear Him speaking to us through His Spirit.

  28. Serving Others With Love

    In Sept 1972 when I was 17 years old, I was enlisted to the Royal Malaysian Air Force. At that time, I did not fully comprehend its impact on my life as I had to sign a 13 year contract with them. 

  29. Faith in the Living God

    Faith in the Living God is a gift of God obtained through belief, obedience and righteous works.

  30. Communications With God In Prayer

    We are sons and daughters of God our Heavenly Father, who loves us and knows our needs. He wants us to communicate with Him through prayer - pray to Him and no one else.

  31. Continually Holding Fast to the Iron Rod

    If a hiker slipped, they could fall hundreds of feet.  Fortunately, a metal cable was firmly attached to the mountain for hikers to hold onto as they made their way through that treacherous part of the journey.