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Hi I'm Jonathan Gervasi

I'm from the city that Rocks (Cleveland). I love sports, friends, and family. I love to making people laugh and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am somebody who loves to enjoy life, even when it is hard. I love to make people laugh, especially if they are having a down day. It makes my day to see when others are happy. I also grew up playing sports for most of my life, which i love. It was great how my dad coached me and also playing along side my brother. I love watching all types of sports but they aren't everything in life. I do like Ohio State, Cleveland Teams, and of course the Miami Dolphins. I love spending time with others, such as friends and family. I am the oldest of 5 kids, crazy eh ? My family name is Italian but I am also German, Swedish, and English. I love my family so much, they are more important to me than anything else. I want a family someday like mine, big families rock. I am going to BYU Idaho right now. I love to learn new things. I hope that i can accomplish my dreams and be able to help those around me. I also served my mission in the Canada Montréal Mission.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because i know that this church is true. Being a member of this church has given me hope in this world. It is the only thing that helps me to be happy all the time. It has helped me with my challenges and continues to. I grew up in the church and loved going to church but never really prayed to know if it was true. There came a point in my life where i needed to know if this was the true church. I knew the way that i could know the church was true was by reading the Book of Mormon. When i read the Book of Mormon i and prayed about it i knew that it was true. I recieved an answer to my prayer. It is something that i could not deny and i have gained a testimony of it. Everything about the gospel of Jesus Christ just fits together like a puzzle and makes sense. It has helped me become a better person and i have found happiness from living it. What do you have to loose ? Try it out !

How I live my faith

I try to do the best i can to follow the example of our Savior, Jesus Christ. I am not perfect but try to do the best to become more like Christ. He set the example for us to follow. I served a mission for two years in Canada. I share the gospel with others around me and help others around me.

What will the Mormon missionaries talk about when they visit my home?

Jonathan Gervasi
Missionaries will share a message about Jesus Christ and his gospel. They will talk about why we have the Book of Mormon and why it is another testament of Jesus Christ. The will also talk about the Plan of Salvation, which answers questions of the souls such as where do we come from, why are we here on earth, and where are we going after this life. They will invite you to find out for yourself if the things they have talked about are true. They will also answer questions or concerns that you have. Show more Show less

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Jonathan Gervasi
All Mormons are not required to serve a mission. It is encouraged that young men around the age of 18 should serve but nobody forces you to go. That decision is up to you. Also young women can go around the age of 19 if they choose to do so but the decision is up to them. A mission is their choice and if they choose to do so, they will represent the Lord and his church. Show more Show less