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Hi I'm Uday Kumar

I was born in India, studied in England: a full time husband, a cricket enthusiast, eating food, enjoy outdoors, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and brought up in India and went abroad to pursue my higher studies which would help me in future. I was baptized when I was in India. Five years later I traveled abroad to pursue higher studies. I was a student in and later started working in Europe. As I was working in UK, I felt I forgot to thank Father in Heaven for all the blessings he gave me personally. I have a testimony of Jesus Christ that He died for us and now lives.He is an Advocate for all of us to the Father and will return again triumphantly. I felt to serve Him by serving others and left all my personal affairs for 24 months as I came to know The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the only true church upon the whole face of the earth. I know because I felt the Spirit and I testify with all my heart that it is true. God is speaking to a living prophet as he spoke in the past. He chose Joseph Smith as the first prophet in this last dispensation. Today we have a living prophet. His name is 'Thomas S. Monson'. Now I'm married to my sweetheart for time and eternity and building my family quietly. And I understand that the first few years, after joining the church would be challenging. We continue to make our home to be a delightful place to live, learn, love and laugh. And when time comes for our children, we hope to help them grow, learn and achieve their goals in life & to be responsible citizens in the community and country they live in.

Why I am a Mormon

It didn't just happened because I wanted to be a member of this church. But as like others. I was also prepared to receive the true gospel of Jesus Christ. Missionaries whom I saw many times on the street, helped me to learn more about the savior and his plan for me and family. When I felt I was ready, I have accepted the restored gospel of Jesus Christ, which was restored through Prophet Joseph Smith by being Baptized by someone who held the Priesthood Authority of God. I understand and know that I wasn't there to see for myself when God and His Son Jesus Christ appeared to 14 year old Joseph Smith. As missionaries invited me to pray and ask God to know for myself. I did..then received an answer that Joseph Smith was chosen as a messenger of God to help us to know that the Savior is preparing all of us to return back to His presence. Many years later as I contemplate of the blessings which I have received from Heavenly Father, I surely can testify that the restoration happened for sure though I haven't seen. I am grateful to be a latter-day saint in this world of confusion, where there are various ways to be destroyed. Being a follower of Jesus Christ helps me think to understand his atonement and His plan for every human. I know Jesus Christ lives and serving us in these latter-days through a prophet of God Thomas S. Monson in His only True Church upon the entire face of the earth.  I love Jesus Christ. I love Heavenly Father who created all of us for a purpose to receive immortality and eternal life. I love them so I continue to keep their commandments past and modern, so that I can see them again. I know this because I investigated for myself and found the truth. That is why I am a Mormon. I share this in the name of Jesus Christ. Amen

How I live my faith

I am trying to live the principles Savior taught everyday. I live my faith my being true to the covenants I made with Heavenly Father.

In whom should we have faith?

Uday Kumar
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What is the First Vision?

Uday Kumar
Joseph Smith had sincere questions 'to know which church was true' as there were many churches in his time as they are today around us and 'where he should join' to be saved in His kingdom. Joseph went to pray in the woods near his home to know the truth after he came to know that he should 'ask God'. Joseph Smith saw God the Father (Elohim) and His son Jesus Christ (Jehovah/Messiah). They appeared to him to answer his question and chose him to be the prophet in this last dispensation of the fullness of the times. God our Father said, "This is My Beloved Son. Hear Him!” Jesus said, "join none of the churches as they were all wrong." From this vision, Joseph came to know that Heavenly Father looks like us and is a separate exalted glorified being. His son Jesus Christ has a body likewise and is glorified being like our Father. They called Joseph smith by name ! They know us by name. I know this is true. It occurred... Show more Show less