Member of the Dallas, Texas temple district and Texas Dallas East Mission.

Stake History

The stake was founded on the 23rd of January, 2005. Many of the original Stake congregations were previously members of the neighboring Gilmer, Texas Stake.


Previously a member of the neighboring Gilmer, Texas Stake, the Tyler, Texas Stake of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day-Saints was organized on the 23rd of January, 2005. The Tyler Stake currently consists of nearly 4000 members. The stake is home to 11 congregations and 6 meeting houses. The stake are currently members of the Texas Dallas East Mission, but will become members of the Texas Dallas South Mission in July of 2024. Nestled in the piney woods of East Texas, this stake will have some of the most amazing people you will ever meet. The members of this stake are active in church, service, family history, and temple work. They are members of the Dallas, Texas Temple District.

Texas 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 Texas' largest Family History online Encyclopedia.

5. Stripling Warriors on Facebook - LDS Children preparing to build Zion across Texas and around the world.
6. Local Recreation:

Dallas Texas Temple


Dallas Texas Temple is the first temple of the LDS Church built in the state of Texas. Dedicated in 1984, this temple is notable for its six distinctive spires and is located in a tall wooded residential area in northern Dallas. It was renovated in 1987 and again in 2006.