Cub Scout Day Camp

Cub Scout Day Camp for boys ages 7-10 sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was held on April 20-21. The theme of ” Wild West" was printed on t-shirts which each boy received along with a bandanna to wear. About 110 cub scouts p … [Read more...]

“The Peace, Comfort and Joy of Easter”

By Travis Lauterbach When the question gets asked what the longest season of the Church year is, the one that often comes to mind is Lent. Maybe that’s due to the more subdued, solemnity of the season. However, the forty-day observance of Lent i … [Read more...]

Family Discovery Day was a fun learning experience

The Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints hosted it’s annual “Family Discovery Day” on Saturday March 17th, and made it a St. Patrick’s Day to remember.  This year’s event was themed “Family History: Family Fun” and … [Read more...]

“Salvation comes from the Lord”

By Travis Lauterbach Often when pastors are in a conversation, people will express a belief that if they just try the best they can to live a good life, then they’ll go to heaven. The questions I often wonder are what does it mean to try the b … [Read more...]

Elder Quentin Smith

Elder Quentin Smith served 24 months in the Kennewick Washington mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, returning home Feb. 13. He is now working to save money  so he can attend Dixie College in the fall. His parents … [Read more...]

Arrow of Light

Destry Tobler, a Webelo in Den 2341 sponsored by the Bunkerville 2nd Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, received his Arrow of light at a ceremony and now will advance to the Boy Scout Troop. Duane Thurston presented him with his … [Read more...]

Sister Resha Bunker

Sister Resha Bunker has been called serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She will report on Feb. 28 to the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Mission. Resha is the daughter of Robert and Jocelyn Bunker of the Bunkerville 1st … [Read more...]

The Knights of Columbus La Virgen de Guadalupe Council to Host Their Sixth Annual Fish Fry Event

The local council of the Knights of Columbus has been active in helping the community in many ways.  They are one of the charter sponsors of the Mesquite Little League and of the Virgin Valley Elementary School Summer Reading Program.  They also s … [Read more...]

“Reconsider Job”

By Travis Lauterbach An interesting thing about Job is that he didn’t know what the reader of the book knows. He didn’t know “why” he suffered as he did. He didn’t know that Satan was rebelling against the Lord, using Job as a personal example. … [Read more...]

“Consider Job”

by Travis Lauterbach   Could you have faith like Job? Before you answer to yourself, consider the situation. In the span of a few of days, Job’s life was nearly ruined. Job was rich. He owned 7000 sheep, 3000 camels, 500 yoke of o … [Read more...]