News Release

Young Men General President #Embarks on a Visit to Tacloban, Ormoc

David L. Beck, general president of the Church’s Young Men organization visited with the young men of Tacloban and Ormoc stakes (diocese) on February 6 together his wife, Robyn.  Elder Echo Hawk of the Philippines Area Presidency with his wife, Terry, accompanied the Becks during the visit. 


President Beck’s message to the young men centered on living the gospel of Jesus Christ and service to others.  He also encouraged them to serve missions and live by gospel standards.

He highlighted the 2015 Youth theme which challenges the youth to #Embark in the service of God. 

After the meetings, he gathered the young men and spent time with them playing basketball and Sepak Takraw, a sport native to Southeast Asia.  





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