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Hi I'm Jonathan

I love animation. I'm the youngest in my family. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently serving attending college studying accounting. The two things which bring me the greatest happiness in my life are first, my belief in Christ and second, my family. I have four wonderful older brothers and a great mom and dad. One thing I enjoy is tinkering with things to finding out how they work. I love to take things apart and attempt to put them back together again. Notice the use of the word attempt...I don’t always succeed. Finding out how machinery and electronics operate has always fascinated me. I have always found great satisfaction in learning.

Why I am a Mormon

That is a very good question. It is something I have thought a lot about over the course of my life. The simplest answer is because I believe that this church is true. I hope to attempt to briefly share the reason for this belief. First, my parents are Mormon. That is how I was raised and it is what I have been taught to believe. However, that alone is not a sufficient explanation. That is the reason why I am initially a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I continue in this faith because the whisperings of the Holy Ghost have borne witness to my soul that this church is the true and living church of Jesus Christ. I have felt great peace in my heart about this church. I have prayed to know if this church is right and I felt peace as a confirming witness from the Holy Ghost that it is right. The scriptures the Bible and the Book of Mormon both help to strengthen my belief in Christ. Those scriptures also help to confirm my knowledge that this church is true. I feel peace and great joy when I study the scriptures. From what Galatians 522 teaches about the Holy Ghost I know that those scriptures are true because I feel the Holy Ghost when I study them. There is more to my belief than that, but what I have written is the simplest explanation I can offer.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by striving to follow Jesus Christ. I want to follow the perfect example Christ set for me. By studying the scriptures and through prayers I try to understand Christ and also emulate His example. I am serving as a missionary in Alabama trying to help others follow Jesus Christ as well. I know that that is what Christ wants me to do. He wants me to help others. He shared the gospel while He was on the earth and I know He wants me to do the same thing. I have a hard time talking with strangers and expressing my belief (I am definitely shy by nature), but I try everyday to improve so that others can experience the great joy I enjoy from following Christ.