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Hi I'm Alan Osmond

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the 3rd son of The Osmond Family and was the "leader" of The Osmond Brothers, the entertainers. I married Suzanne, and we have 8 sons, all of whom are Eagle Scouts and Return Missionaries, except for my youngest who is planning on leaving soon! My wife and I are Temple Ordinance workers and I am also a Ward Missionary, and home teacher here in Utah! I have served as a seventy, High Priest, High Councilman, Branch President, Councilor in two bishoprics, as well as an ordinance worker in our Temples. Suzanne and I love doing genealogy work serving others by doing Missionary work. I may have M.S. but, M.S. does NOT have me! I love publishing and helping to "Strengthen Families" with our Charity and various web sites: http://thefamily.com http://oneheart.org (501(c)(3) non profit Charity for "Strengthening Families". http://osmond.com http://getnoiz.com (One of my favorites that supports D&C 60:2 !) I love my wife, 8 sons, 6 daughters-in-law. and 19 grandchildren! I am on Facebook and Twitter and am VERY OUTSPOKEN ABOUT THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS! For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I started "Stadium of Fire" at BYU Stadium as a way to "Strengthen Families-Socially, because the best thing you can give to your children, besides their Mother, is your TIME! Families need good things to do together! I have a testimony of our Lord Jesus Christ and I love serving Him! I am trying to be "Of One Heart" and to become a part of a Zion People. I know that we have a living Prophet today, even Thomas S Monson, and that we must follow HIM as he is the "mouthpiece" for Jesus and our God above. Hope to see you on my web sites!

Why I am a Mormon

...because after studying the Book of Mormon, praying and fasting, and having had receive a special witness that it was TRUE, that Joseph Smith saw what he saw and received revelations and priesthood keys that helped re-established Jesus's Church in these Latter-days, I could not live any other "WAY" without it! As a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saintsm we easily meet the definition of a Christian as implicitly defined in the New Testament: they believe that ancient prophets foretold Christ's coming, that Jesus Christ suffered for our transgressions, that he was put to death but rose from the dead, that through him we may obtain forgiveness of our sins, and that he will come again in glory. The LDS Church has more answers to questions than any other religion about "Who am I", Why am I Here", and Where am I Going", with answers about my life before this world, my life after it, and with my Saviors grace how I can attain the Highest degree of Glory in His Mansion above after death and have my family and my marriage and children with me forever as we live Eternally with our Heavenly Parents again.

How I live my faith

One day at a time with prayer and the Holy Spirit to guide me daily as I "Open My Mouth" (D&C 60:2) and spread the Good News of our Lord, Jesus Christ. I also follow our living Prophet, Thomas S. Monson. I know that our bodies and spirits must remain clean with Pure Hearts to receive further light and knowledge and that we have "the power" to CHOOSE "The Way" of "Eternal Life" as the place I choose to live. (2 Nephi 10:23)

How can we stop the spread and influence of pornography?

Alan Osmond
Choose ye this day Whom ye serve! When awful thoughts or images come into your mind, cast them out, shut them off, along with the media that broadcasts them! Realize God's "Plan of Life", the purpose of marriage BETWEEN A MAN AND A WOMAN, and co-creating life with God and the sacredness of it! It is NOT Secret...IT IS SACRED! Turn your head, turn off the TV and Radio dials, turn the magazine covers over backwards, turn away from bad movies and videos and "TURN TO JESUS"! Also remember, "As a man thinketh in his heart, so is he!" Mark 7: 21 21 For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders. Show more Show less

Why is it important for us to take care of our bodies? Why are our bodies called temples of God in the Bible?

Alan Osmond
Your body was created in the image of God, either male or female, and was given to you to house your spirit body inside it as part of "God's Plan of Life" so that you can become like Him! You will have this body throughout this life and again in our after life, thanks to Jesus, as a Resurrected being. The better you take care of it, the more you will enjoy those things that God has created for you. If you don't take care of it, or take harmful stimulants or drugs into your body that can cause you to act not normal and dull your spiritual gifts,, then you will be denying yourself of a good life which will also affect the mansion in heaven you will dwell in after this life! Show more Show less

What is the Relief Society?

Alan Osmond
That's where my wife works! It is the organization for women in the church to have opportunities to serve, show leadership and be creative... just like the men in the Priesthood. Show more Show less

Can a husband and wife be together forever? Do Mormons believe that families will live together in heaven?

Alan Osmond
Yes! I was married in the Provo Temple to my wife for ETERNITY! That's FOREVER! Plus, my children who were born to us in the covenant, will also be with us for Eternity. My wife and I, as temple workers, have helped find many our past ancestors and have made sure that their Temple ordinances have been completed so they too, can be with us forever! This way, if they never had the chance to hear and know about Jesus and the Gospel, they will still have that opportunity to accept them in heaven and not hinder their eternal progression as their work will have been done by proxy with authority as it was restored by Elijah. Show more Show less

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Alan Osmond
Have Faith, study, pray, be humble, read the scriptures, and realize your relationship to God. "Like Father Like son, (Mother daughter)", you are his child, spiritually! You came to earth to get a body of flesh and bones, to fall in love and get married eternally; to do as He commanded and multiply and replenish the earth by having children. Once you hold an innocent, newborn child in your arms, you will realize how God feels about you! Just as a chick becomes a hen. . . a calf becomes a cow. . . a pony becomes a horse, You,as a child become like his Father or Mother! You become like your Heavenly Father and Mother, too! Realize it and get to know your Father in Heaven better! Show more Show less

Why do Mormons perform baptisms for the dead?

Alan Osmond
Because there are relatives of our families back in time that may never have had the opportunity to hear about Jesus Christ and His Church. They will each have that opportunity to do so after they are back in heaven. We do the work for the dead so that if they do accept Jesus as their Savior, then they will have been baptized, receive the Holy Ghost, and have their earthly ordinances performed for them by proxy. In our Temples, we cando their important ordinance work for them by proxy, so should they accept Jesus in the next life, the work will have been done for them. This work i more important than we think, for God said that “If it were not so, the whole earth would be utterly wasted.” D&C 2:1–3 Show more Show less

How are the activities of the Mormon missionaries funded?

Alan Osmond
It is supposed to be paid by the individual or his or her family. It is a blessing to give. Should there be insufficient funds available, the Church may help out based upon ones worthiness. Show more Show less