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Hi I'm Justin Mack

I am from Blackfoot Idaho, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the youngest of five children, I have nine neices and nephews. I was blessed with the opportunity to grow up on a potato farm in Idaho and work with my siblings everyday. I love to ride motorcycles! I love to spend time with my family and friends. Everything good that I ever do in this life will be because of the love and support of my family and friends, I love and appreciate them so much.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon for many reasons but first and foremost I am a member of the Church because God's spirit has touched my heart and testified of the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. My parents were both already members of the church and our families have been for many generations. One thing that I love about the church is they encourage you to ask questions, ask sincere questions from the heart, then instead of telling you the answer they teach you how to get answers from our Heavenly Father.

How I live my faith

I live my faith the best I can. I don't walk the straight and narrow path everyday, however, I do the best that I can and I know that is all Heavenly Father asks of me.

What do Mormons believe concerning the doctrine of grace?

Justin Mack
It is through God's grace that we are saved. We need Christ from the day we are born there is nothing we can do in and of ourselves to work our way into the presence of God. However, like any parent knows, if you give your children everything they want, without making them work for it, it will go unappreciated. I am grateful that we have the opportunity to show our love for Christ by following his commandments. God has promised all of us if we will come to him with faith like a child, he will forgive us and cleanse us from our sins, I trust in that and know it to be true. Show more Show less

Do Mormons regard the Bible as Holy Scripture and the word of God?

Justin Mack
We do believe the Bible to be the word of God, as long as it is translated correctly. We are God's hands here on the earth he uses us to teach others about his Plan of Salvation. God calls Prophets here on earth, speaks to them and they write the things our Heavenly Father would have us know, their writings are scripture. The Bible is a compilation of writings of many different prophets, and has been handed down from generation to generation, sometimes intentionally men have changed the words of the Prophets to fit their beliefs or lifestyle, most of the time the changes are unintentional and a honest mistake because of the difficulty in translation from language to language. The Bible is the word of God, I know that it was written by Prophets, it contains some of the most precious writings we have. We learn a lot about our Heavenly Father and our savior Jesus Christ. While reading the Bible we can come to know our Heavenly Father and his son, our savior, Jesus Christ. While reading and studying the life of our Savior as found in the Bible I feel the love that God has for all of his children. I am grateful for all those who have sacrificed everything so that we can have the Bible in English to day. Show more Show less

What do Mormons believe is the purpose of life?

Justin Mack
The purpose of life is to learn and grow. Before we came here to the earth we believe that we lived with our father in heaven. In order to receive the fullness of joy and become like our Father we had to come here to earth to get a body and experience mortal life. Because we lived in the presence of God everything was perfect, we didnt know what mortality was like. We didnt know what it felt like to be hungry, cold, or lonely. We couldn't imagine what it would be like to have children, and all of the other wonderful blessings and experiences that we needed a body to experience. Another reason we have been put here on the earth is to exercise our free agency, and learn the difference between good and evil. Our agency is one of the greatest gifts that God has given us. Because of this gift we can choose eternal life, or captivity and death. The decisions that we make everyday will either bring us closer to our Father and our Savior or lead us away from them to follow Satan. By following our Savior all of us can someday return to live with our loved ones. We can gain a greater peace and a brighter hope in this life and eternal joy in the life to come. Show more Show less