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Hi I'm Adam

I've been called crazy, I try to have fun with everything that I do, and I'm Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Colorado going camping with my Dad and it's given me a deep love for the mountains and the outdoors. I served two years as a full-time Missionary in the Georgia Atlanta North Mission. I'm going to school in Idaho for a degree in Mechanical Engineering. I've played sports all my life and I love being active. I love to sing, some people tell me I sing too much! But i don't listen to them. I have a strong connection with my family, and believe that true happiness is found in the family.

Why I am a Mormon

I'm a Mormon because I love my savior Jesus Christ. And I know that His church has been restored to the earth again, and that it's this church. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I'm a Mormon because I know the Book of Mormon to be the word of God. I've made sacred covenants with God through the Holy Power of the Priesthood and it's the greatest blessing in my entire life!

How I live my faith

To me it's extremely important to "walk the walk," not just "talk the talk." And so I strive everyday to live the standards that I profess. The biggest thing that I've done so far in my life was to serve a full time mission. As a missionary we wear white shirts and ties and go around everyday all day and try to share the Gosple of Jesus Christ with people. It was hard, really hard, because alot of the time we weren't accepted. But I kept going, even though people would yell at me and tell me unpleasent things, I knew that what I had was so precious, and I wanted somebody else to experience that also. And it was so worth it. Jesus Christ is the greatest example and often I ask myself, "what would Christ do if he was in this situation?" And I do what he would do. My life has been so richly blessed by living in accordance to the Gospel of Jesus Christ I just want others to experience the same Joy.

Why are only some Mormons allowed into temples? Is there something secret going on in Mormon Temples? What goes on in Mormon Temples?

Adam
There are many different things that happen inside a Mormon Temple. It's a place where members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) make sacred two way promises with God called Covenants. These covenants aren't secret, they're sacred, and so we don't talk about them outside of the temple out of respect for them. Members also go to the temple to be married for time and all eternity. Not just "until death do you part" but even after death. We also perform ordinances such as baptism for people who have died without receiving the opportunity to be baptized. A worthy member is baptized in the place of the deceased. The temple is a sacred place where the spirit of the Lord is and so one must be worthy to enter. So even members of the church must have a special recommend in order to enter. Show more Show less