News of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Pittsburgh area, counsel from its leaders, and reflections from its members.

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Longer-term Supply

Findings of recent scientific studies conducted by a team of researchers at Brigham Young University show that properly packaged, low-moisture foods stored at room temperature remain nutritious and edible much longer than previously thought. Details are available on the Church's Web site.

Work-at-Home Scams

Bro. Doug Mallory's (Detroit Employment Resource Services) most recent Career Outlook Bulletin (Career Outlook Bulletin, Fall '07.pdf) warns about scams that target people who are looking to work at home. Read his fascinating account of sleuth work to uncover one appealing but deceptive pitch. Relief Society sisters, beware!

Thursday, November 1, 2007

Are You Ready?

You can get a free copy of Are You Ready?: An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) by calling 1-800-480-2520, or you can read or download it on line. This information is compliments of Sister Charlette Dudley (Pittsburgh 1st Ward, Pittsburgh PA Stake).