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Hi I'm Rei Lopez

I grew up in Florida. I like to drive my jeep and run to relax. My favorite superhero is Spiderman and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints serving in the Anaheim California Mission. Before that i was just a regular kid growing up in Florida. I'm the oldest of four boys. Before leaving out on my mission, some of the things i liked to do was run, drive my jeep around, go to the movies with my friends, and spend time at the beach. Now, as a missionary, i like to share the restored gospel with those who are looking to be happier.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member because I have applied the teachings that I have learned and have found them to be true, that they bring happiness to me and to those around me, and these teachings help me be a better person in every aspect of my life. The restored gospel gives me answers to things that cannot be answered in any other way and also provides for a way to know if they are true, simply by asking my Heavenly Father.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by applying it. I served as a missionary in Anaheim California for two years. There, far from the comforts of home, I gave of my time in order to help others receive the happiness that I've enjoyed with my family. Now, I set apart time in order to study the scriptures every day and I do what I can to become more like the Savior.

What is being a Mormon like?

Rei Lopez
There is a very popular phrase within the members that goes that we are in the world but not of the world. We are a lot like everyone else. We have jobs, we study, have families. We also go through hardships and trials. What's different about us is that we know that society is not what dictates what is right or wrong. We understand that right and wrong don't change as the ideas of society change but that they stay constant just as our Father in Heaven is constant. So while we live in this world and have normal lives like everyone else, we also do the best we can to follow the commandments of God in order to be happy. Show more Show less

Is it true that Jesus appeared in North America after his crucifixion and resurrection according to the Book of Mormon?

Rei Lopez
Yes, yes it is. Show more Show less

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Rei Lopez
No we do not, otherwise the church would be the church of joseph smith of latter day saints. We believe that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God. That through Joseph Smith, Jesus Christ restored the Church of Jesus Christ again on the earth. He was an instrument in the hands of God but we know that it is Jesus Christ in which we must put our faith in. Show more Show less