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Hi I'm Cody

I have 4 sisters, I grew up in Utah, I'm a missionary and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love being with my family, I love being outdoors, I love having fun! I live in the state that has the greatest snow on earth, Utah. I snowboard, play football and other sports, read an occasional book, watch movies and hang out, you know the usual stuff. I have given all of this up and left it behind as well as my family and home to serve a mission for 2 years. I am now serving in Jacksonville, Florida as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I was called to the Florida Jacksonville Mission by a prophet of God. I love serving my God and my Savior Jesus Christ and sharing their gospel with all those I can!

Why I am a Mormon

I am what I am because the Lord has answered my prayers and given me divine guidance in life. I know this gospel and the teachings of Christ to be true. I know the Lord has called a Prophet, who speaks in his behalf, today on the earth. I know Joseph Smith was that prophet who restored the true Church of Christ again on the earth. I greatly value my family and I know that this gospel is what seals us together for eternity, I want those blessings upon the heads of my children and their children. I am what I am because the Lord has told me these things are true from a witness of the Holy Ghost.

How I live my faith

I live my faith right now by serving a two year mission for the Lord. I go out and talk to people for 11 hours a day and tell them about this amazing and eternal message that I know to be true. I teach people the message of the restored gospel and invite them to find out for themselves. I read my scriptures, I pray to God, and I seek the guidance of the Holy Ghost in my life. At home I went to church each week and served in different aspects of the church as a youth. I represented the Lord by my example in living a life of high standards and still strive to do so.

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Cody
As a missionary I can answer this question really well. Mormons are not required to serve missions. It is our own decision to leave home for 18 months to 2 years and serve the Lord every day. I chose to serve a mission because I wanted to help Heavenly Father spread his gospel to all the world. Show more Show less