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Hi I'm Louis B.

I am a servant of the Lord, therefore I believe in service. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Even though I had a family, I thought I was alone. Working and working and working I was only gaining a social circle and a paycheck. I am a Dad who through prayer has been given the opportunity to prove myself to the Lord that I can fullfill my calling on this earth as a Father. My night time job has become a regular day time job working monday thru Friday. I would love to share how I got here....but most important how I think I would get back to my Heavenly Father.

Why I am a Mormon

Doubtful, fearful, skeptical...yes all that, I was. I was raised Catholic, and I will always be thankful to my dearly parents for showing me at early years to look for God. What a great start, how great this church was to me, but one day a question came to my mind, I wondered: Where do I start to find the true faith, where was that promised land that was consistenly being preached to me? With a great deal of guilt and remorse I went to my mother and my preacher asking if the intentions I had on leaving the church were incorrect. The preacher told me that God was to be found in my heart through a warm feeling, and if this feeling I was encountering, to become a Mormon, was a good feeling, he said, this was of God as long the change was honest. Although my mother was against my conversion at first, with tears in her eyes she later told me, "Your belief is showing a conviction, not a tradition". I love this daughter of God, I am grateful for her call to be my mother, I remain so respectful and keep the Catholic principles dear to my heart, but the Lord has shown me greater things beyond what I could have ever imagined: Serving and Loving others as Jesus did.

How I live my faith

Becoming a member was not easy, the Lord has promised us the world if we follow his counsel, I took the challenge. I remember asking God for my purpose in life, and also to show me how to forgive and love others. Others were teaching me, others visited me, others offered and showed where the water was; but it was up to me to drink of this water. Now I am enjoying the blessings and giving back what others have given me. Currently, I am serving as a leader,realizing day after day that my answers don't come right away. These answers help me understand it is through serving others that we learn to forgive and love everyone equally. I did not serve a mission, but the Lord has shown me how I can. Now, I help missionaries visit others, teach others; but this time is not for me, but for the greatest love and glory of God. I know now where the answers are, and love every single individual I come accross with in my life.

What is the purpose of the welfare services of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints?

Louis B.
Recognizing that Jesus did not only care for the rich or the poor, but mostly for the needy; it is a wonderful feeling to know that nowadays, one of Jesus mission, continues being applied to all those in need. The welfare services of the church are directed to all those suffering from sickness and disasters regardless of the cultural differences set up by our societies (Domestic and internationally). This welfare program to me is sacred, and it remains to be sacred knowing that it is administered and managed by those man called by Him. Show more Show less

What do Mormons believe about the Bible? Do they regard it as Holy Scripture and the word of God?

Louis B.
Indeed we do very dearly. It is the foundation of the gospel, is the love of our Heavenly Father for us to walk upon the earth and a guidance for us to return to him. He did not sent us to be alone, therefore in addition to the Bible, he has sent his Son Jesus Christ, he has sent us prophets, seers and revelators. We belive the Bible to be the word of God; we also believe the Book of Mormon to be the word of God. Just like ancient times and the primitive church, the Bible had always point us in the right direction, with all its Prophets, Pastors, Teachers, Evangelists, and so forth (see articles of faith). The Book of Mormon is another testament of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Show more Show less