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Hi I'm B. Morris

I grew up in B E A utiful Camarillo California. I love my family. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in California. I have always loved learning and participating in sports. I am very simple and I believe little things can have great effects. I try to treat each day as a new year, making resolutions to be better.

Why I am a Mormon

While I was born a Mormon, the decision to stay a Mormon has always been my choice. I was raised in a Mormon home with many Mormon relatives. They were all a great support to me. There came a day when I came to a point where I could no longer rely on the testimonies of those around me. I was in my late teens and I decided that I had to learn for myself if The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints was the true church of God. I had previously received a witness that there was a God and that He answers prayers. I did as I had been told. I took the Book of Mormon and read it. I neither received a visitation of angels nor heard an audible voice, but I felt within me that the book was true and that was enough for me. I have since spent the last few years expanding my knowledge of the gospel and I grow daily in faith as I follow the teachings of our Lord, Jesus Christ. I am a Mormon because I have accepted the truth and I do not fear what man can do as long as I follow my Savior.

How I live my faith

I find solace in the simple truths of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I pray for help in all things and at all times. I am not afraid to be different as I stand for what is right, even when it may not be accepted by my peers. Regular church attendance and obedience to all the commandments lead my life. I search the scriptures and the words of all of God's prophets to gain wisdom and avoid sin and pain. I live my faith by sharing it. I feel my knowledge of God and His plan is the greatest gift I have received thus far and I desire that all come to learn of this great gift. I make sacrifices to aid in the building up of God's kingdom and I can see the blessings He gives me. I exercise my faith to see miracles-not ask for miracles to gain faith. I find that while I do not always have what I want, I always have what I need. I use what I have to aid others. I feel service is an act of giving, but often I find I get so much more in return. I search to see God's hand in my life. I find that if I take the time I cannot count all the blessing He has given me.

What is the Mormon lifestyle like? How do Mormons live?

B. Morris
We live like many others. We find strength in building our families on the gospel teachings. We strive to follow the commandments and support others in doing likewise. We respect Sunday as the Sabbath and avoid working on this day. The Mormon lifestyle is one of progression. None of us are perfect, but we try daily to become better. We enjoy games and sports and other hobbies as anyone else but we avoid doing anything that will bring shame to the name we have taken upon us-the name of Jesus Christ. We have youth programs aimed at helping youth grow and learn in a healthy and uplifting atmosphere. We have jobs and try to aid our communities. We try our best to be good examples of our Savior. We hold our beliefs dear but desire that everyone knows about God's plan. Show more Show less