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Hi I'm Eric "Fitz" Fitzsimmons

I grew up in San Diego, CA, I am a son, brother, father, friend to anyone, I am also a child of God, and yes, I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I have three wonderful children that are growing up entirely too fast. Life can be challenging, however with Faith, the Gospel of Jesus Christ along with the guidance of the Holy Ghost we are able to endure all things! All things happen, for a reason, and we have to carry on enduring to the end, until we get through life’s storms before we can see what it was that we had to learn. I have learned that Heavenly Father’s Plan is for our own good, and it is HIS plan, not us thinking we can wing it without out HIM. HE loves each one of HIS children, serve where you can. President Thomas S. Monson said, “My beloved brothers and sisters fear not. Be of good cheer. The future is [only] as bright as your faith.” I have found that it is more enjoyable to be around positive, humble, and happy people rather than those that are not.

Why I am a Mormon

Deep down I always knew that families were eternal, however, I had not been taught this principle. Attending my cousin wedding as a teenager everything was so beautiful the church, flowers, and bride, along with the services. Until the officiator said, "Until death do you part.” It struck me like someone had just cut open my chest, and I knew that was not a correct teaching, from our Heavenly Father. Until I stumbled upon The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, I had not heard what I knew to be true from any church that I had previously attended. Hearing friends that are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and the Missionaries share this principle with me brought great joy to me, as my father had recently passed abruptly. Instantly I knew it was true. I know the church is true, I am grateful to my loving Father in heaven that He saw fit to give us an opportunity to return into His presence, and to be with our families for all eternity. It is because of His love for us that He sent His son Jesus Christ to atone for us that we may return to Him. I love having a Prophet to guide us in these challenging times, how blessed we are in having His Church restored through a young man known as Joseph Smith. We are very blessed to have a Prophet to lead us today in Thomas S. Monson that receives current revelation from our Father in heaven and HIS son Jesus Christ. I bare my testimony to all in the sacred name of Jesus Christ amen.

How I live my faith

On Sundays, I am recharged for the week as I attend church with family and friends, and partake of the sacrament. I enjoy the company of people, whether I am serving those that need some help or just fellowshipping with friends, this includes pretty much everyone. It is good to serve those that are in need and listen to the spirit for guidance so that I may act on a prompting from it. Prayer is important as is scripture time these activities allow me to keep the spirit with me.

What blessings can we receive through the gift of the Holy Ghost?

Eric "Fitz" Fitzsimmons
You can know all things that are true, as it is the mission of the Holy Ghost to testify of our Father in Heaven, HIS son Jesus Christ, and of truth and light. I pray that you will ask for the guidance of the Holy Ghost and assurance that you may know for sure if not only the Church is true, but all things that are of HIM and our Savior! This sweet soft spirit will witness to you personally if only you will ask with sincere intent and a contrite spirit that which you would like to know. Show more Show less