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Hi I'm Craig Sultan

I am an only child. I am a project manager. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I'm another father, husband and co-worker. I have lived in South Africa for 2 years. I enjoy painting, running, tennis, cooking and travel. I am trying out golfing with my sons and love spending time with them, along with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

When we moved to California, I was 11 and felt the distinct need to go to church. I began to go and even get rides when my mother didn't feel like going. I attended seminary riding my bike 2 miles to the church building every morning. During my junior year, my seminary teacher urged us to follow Moroni's promise and find out for myself if the Book of Mormon was true. I remember distinctly praying after reading for a few months. I distinctly felt an impression in my heart and mind that the Book of Mormon was true. That it came from God through his chosen prophets. Based upon this foundation, I came to know that Joseph Smith was one of those chosen prophets. I continue everday to gain or reconfirm my testimony of each principle of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I have always known that God lives and answers my prayers. He is all powerful, all-knowing, and Omnipotent. I love Him. I love His plan of salvation and the fact that He gave His only Son to make that plan complete. Jesus Christ lives! He is my Savior. His Atonement drives me to not only overcome sin, but change myself to become like Him. He lived a perfect life, set a perfect example, atoned for our sins and was resurrected. He lives!

How I live my faith

I try to make every day, every meeting, every interview, every interaction with every person a positive uplifting experience. I strive to reach out to those that are not a part of the group. I try to help those in need. I pray daily for those around me. I try to feast on the scriptures daily. I strive to have the Holy Ghost with me always so that I will know the will of God. Then, I try to have the courage to do what I am prompted to do. I try to serve others with the Priesthood of God by giving them blessings and participating in the ordinances of the Gospel. I strive to attend the temple where I can become closer to my Savior and my God.

How do I become a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church)?

Craig Sultan
Becoming a member is what it says. To become, there must be change. Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ will help to give you a foundation for why you do what he has said. Repentance means changing your life so that you become more like Him. You must have a desire to follow the Savior, learn of his teachings by his ordained ministers, and commit to serve him follow the commandments from his prophets until the end. Only then can you make the physical manifestation of your faith by being baptized by immersion by an ordained priesthood holder. After that you will receive the Holy Ghost and become a member of His church. But this is not the end, but only a beginning. There are more ordinances and covenants to be made. There are more spiritual experiences and service to be had. There are more changes to be made. Show more Show less

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

Craig Sultan
We have simple lives. We live modestly. We strive to be self sufficient. We try to be honest. We strive to live the commandments of God. We try to spend quality time with our family. We hold our bodies as sacred and try to only take into them good things. We try to serve others in all things. Show more Show less

What is a ward/stake/branch?

Craig Sultan
A ward is a geographic area, determined by revelation from our church leaders. Within this area, a ward can provide all of the physical, emotional and spiritual needs a person may have. The ward members support each other and help one another to grow. Each ward has a Bishop and each branch has a president that lead and guide the ward. They receive revelation for the ward and its members. They make sure that each member receives the covenants and ordinances they need to progress so they can return to their Heavenly Father. He also makes sure that all are nourished by the good word of God, have opportunities to serve and have a friend. A stake is made up of ward and branches in larger geographic area. A Stake President leads the Stake and helps to direct the Bishops and Branch Presidents in fulfilling their responsibilities. In both the ward and the stake, the ultimate goal is to bring souls to Christ in this life so they may obtain eternal life in the next life. Show more Show less