Relief Society: Doing something extraordinary
LDS Church News - Published: Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012
Just as sisters in the early days of the Church gathered often to go about doing good, Relief Societies around the world today are working together to plan and carry out projects as a way to commemorate the 170th anniversary of the Relief Society. Whether it is doing work within their own families, wards or communities, the work that moves forward is blessing all who are involved. The purposes of Relief Society are the same as they were in the early days of the Church — to increase faith, strengthen families and provide relief.
Six months ago, Daughters in My Kingdom: The History and Work of Relief Society was published and given to every member of the Relief Society to act as a guide and resource in helping sisters understand their responsibilities. (read here)