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Hi I'm Matthew Campbell

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born in Provo, Utah but have always called Phoenix, Arizona my home. My family moved to Phoenix when I was just a few months old so I have never known anything different. Throughout my youth I participated in many different things. Some of the activities that I really stuck with and enjoy are soccer, wakeboarding, snow skiing, and fishing. I was involved in the Scouting program and became an Eagle Scout. Soccer was pretty much my life. I love playing, watching, and talking about it. The same is true with wakeboarding. I have spent many hours on the field and on the lake. My family means everything to me. The wonderful thing about the Gospel of Jesus Christ is it has the power to strengthen, mend, and tranform family relationships. I am the youngest of 5 children. I have 3 older sisters and an older brother. The strength of my relationships with them has become unshakable. I love the fact that the Gospel of Jesus Christ allows us to be a family now, and after this life. I have set everything aside for 2 years to serve a mission. A mission is a voluntary work of going out and spreading the Word of God. I am serving in the western New York area. It's amazing to see the changes that occur in people when they accept the Savior and do all they can to follow him. It is one of the greatest blessings of my life.

Why I am a Mormon

I was blessed to grow up in the church. I have seen the positive impact that the gospel has had on thousands of people and know that it is of God. I have learned for myself that God answers prayers. He has helped me through my life and guided me in decisions I've made. I have no doubt that God is our Father in Heaven. He loves us and wants us to be happy. I have been blessed to see the power of Jesus Christ in my life. I know that he is my Savior and that through him I can be forgiven of my sins. I am a Mormon because I know it is the Church of Jesus Christ has been restored to the earth.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by doing what God has asked. I follow His commandments and try be the best that I possibly can. I focus my life around the things that matter most. The two most important things to me are my faith and my family. My faith is my life. The lifestyle that comes from following the Gospel of Jesus Christ is an amazing one. Many people think that there are rules and restrictions that prevent members of the church from "having fun" and stuff like that. When if fact it is quite the opposite. By following the teachings of the prophets and of Jesus Christ himself, we can be sure that we are doing everything that God has asked us to. I try to be an example to others and show them that we can both have fun and live the teachings of Christ.

Why do Mormon missionaries proselyte?

Matthew Campbell
Serving a mission is something that I chose to do becuse I know how much the gospel of Jesus Christ can help others. I have seen the blessings and strength that come from being a member of the church and I want others to enjoy the same happiness that I have had in my life. Show more Show less