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Hi I'm Joshua

I'm a bowler from Arkansas, a missionary in California and I'm a Mormon

About Me

I'm Joshua and I am from Arkansas but right now I am serving a mission in the California Anaheim Mission. I enjoy bowling and watching movies and country music! I feel weird when I am not wearing my cowboy boots. I'm a momma's boy and when I return I plan on going to school as a finance major.

Why I am a Mormon

When I was seven years old, my dad decided that he wanted to go back to church. I still went to church with my mom but as time went on I started to go to church with my dad. When I got close to my eighth birthday, I told my dad that I wanted to be baptized in his church (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints). The bishop at the time told my dad that I needed to take the missionary lessons and then I could be baptized. So after I took them I was baptized into the church. Years passed by and my attitude towards the church grew negative and my friends and priorites started pulling me away from serving a mission and staying a faithful member. When everyone wanted to give up on me Heavenly Father gave them the drive to bring me back to the fold, my whole heart and soul. After some praying and soul searching I decided that I wanted to serve a mission for the church and lo and behold I am here today in California.

How I live my faith

Right now I am a missionary and it helps me live my faith daily. I get the opportunity to talk to everyone about Jesus Christ and His wonderful sacrifice that He has made for us.

What is the Book of Mormon?

Joshua
The Book of Mormon is an ancient record of a people here in the Americas. God calls prophets to lead his people and there were prophets to lead the people her in the Americas. There prophecies and teachings were written down then hid in the Earth till 1827 when Joseph Smith received them. The Book of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ. It gives an account of His ministry when He came to the American continent. The Book of Mormon is also the keystone of our religion. Without it the church would crumble and fall. The Book of Mormon comes with an invitation and a promise that if you read the words and ask God with a sincere heart and real intent, He will answer your prayer and tell you that it is true and then you will start to enjoy the blessings that come with this knowledge. Show more Show less