• FKA: Nevada Stake
  • 2nd Oldest Continually Active Stake in Nevada

Stake History[]

2021 New Stake Presidency[]

ELY NEVADA STAKE: (Feb. 28, 2021) President — Kerrick A Ivins, 58, B G Farms mechanic; succeeding Douglas D. Fullmer; wife, Deeanne Springer Ivins. Counselors — Ted McBride Heggie, 59, Bracken Ranch foreman; wife, Julie Kay Murphy Heggie. Austin Lyle Sorensen, 46, clinical social worker; wife, Amy Lynn Thiriot Sorensen.[1]

White Pine County Home Centered Church Opportunities[]

We teach that true religion begins in the home: "Home Centered / Church Supported". To that end families may consider the following local resources and programs to strengthen your core beliefs and values:
1. Come Follow Me: - Daily & Weekly family gospel study
2. Vanguard Scouting: - Featuring age-appropriate Family Activities, Service, Crafts, Field Trips, & Outdoor Adventures. The Benefits of Scouting are many, and there are lots of personal growth ideas to help your family pursue the new Churchwide Children & Youth Program.
3. LIFE School Curriculum: an LDS gospel based homeschool program that is built on the foundation of the scriptures, giving the child a sense of who he is and setting him on the path of discovering his divine mission. It is presented in a four year chronological rotation, integrating all areas of study to create a clear picture of the history of our world.
4. Family History: Resources to help you explore your family tree

    • Mormon Pioneers - 200+ stories of early faithful Latter-day Saint pioneers.
    • Familypedia - Come help build Nevada's largest Family History online Encyclopedia.

5. Stripling Warriors on Facebook - LDS Youth who strive to build up Zion across Nevada and around the world.
6. Local Recreation:

Cedar City Utah Temple[]


The Cedar City Utah Temple was the seventeenth temple built in Utah. One of the great temple hymns, High on a Mountain Top, was written by Joel Hill Johnson while living in Enoch, Utah, a suburb of Cedar City.

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