Rockford Stake Self-Reliance

Rockford Illinois Est Sept 2020


Last updated November 1, 2021

Rockford Illinois Stake Self-Reliance Resources.

A - Monthly Newsletter and Information

November 2020 Newsletter Tomatoes and Eggs(.pdf)
December 2020 Newsletter Finance(.pdf)
January 2021 Newsletter Fire(.pdf)
February 2021 Newsletter Preparedness(.pdf)
March 2021 Self-Reliance Newsletter Gardening(.pdf)
April 2021 Self Reliance Newsletter Area Presidency(.pdf)
May 2021 Self Reliance Newsletter Skills and Talents (.pdf)

B - General Preparedness Information

1 - American Red Cross - Church MOU
2 - Emergency Preparedness Handbook R1 (.pdf) (27Mb)

3 - Preparedness Goals R1 (.docx)
4 - Rockford First Ward Plan-updated 2017 (.docx)
5 - Stake and Ward Emergency Planning Guide (.doc)
6 - StakeDisasterplan2016 ver2.0 (.docx)
7 - StakeDisasterplan2021 ver3.0 (.docx)
8 - Emergency Response Guide (.pdf)
9 - DeKalb Local Resource links (.docx)
10 - 211 Information in Rockford Stake Area (.pdf)
11 - Rockford Area Food Pantries (.pdf)
12 - Local Pop Up Food Pantries Calendar

13 - Consolidation of Bishops Storehouse Recipe Books (.pdf)
14 - 3 Mission Cookbooks: Bulgaria, Turkey and Russia (.docx)
15 - Skills and Talents Survey Form (.xls)

16 - Winnebago County PREPARE Booklet (.pdf)
17 - Rockford IL ESDA Guide

18 - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints EMPLOYMENT site


C - CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) (links) and other training opportunities


CERT Training Manual (268 pages)
CERT Instructor Guide (367 pages)
Free CERT training at University of Utah
Emergency communications or EmComm
Rockford Stake ESDA Contacts (updated March 2022)

E - Church Resources

1 - One for the Money (English)
2 - One for the Money (Spanish)


F - Other Information

1 - R.H. Shumway: Cedar Bluff Cemetery (.docx)
2 - The Race - Poem Groberg (.docx)
3 - The Richest Man in Babylon, part 1 of 17 parts (.mp3) 20Mb
4 - Hoop House Happiness.pdf(.pdf)
5 - Cool Season Vegetable Gardening(.pdf)

G -Self-Reliance Group Classes

1 - Self Reliance Resources (.pdf)
2 - Welfare Self Reliance 2 page Took Kit (.pdf)
3 - Welfare Self Reliance Tool Kit Details (.pdf)
4 - Personal Finance Information Galore!!! Supplement to Personal Finance Manual
5 - Church Self-Reliance Web Site

H - Ezra Taft Benson Institute Manuals and Information page


Ezra Taft Benson Institute Publications


I - New Church Leader Training Information (Bishops, EQ and RS Presidents)

1 - Presiding Bishopric Vision Pamphlet(.pdf)
2 - North Central Area Preparedness Guide(.pdf)
3 - Providing in the Lord's Way (.pdf)
4 - Self-Reliance Plan Instructions for Leaders
5 - Self-Reliance Plan Member Worksheet
6 - Bishop's Storehouse commodity ordering sample form
7 - Bishop's Storehouse commodity ordering leader guide
8 - Home storage food order form
9 - Self-Reliance and Welfare Resources Website
10 - Providing for Temporal Needs and Building Self Reliance(.pptx), compiled by Br. Wilson


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