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Hi I'm Dee Sims

I grew up in Lee's Summit, MO in a family of 6. Life is amazing. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have 1 older brother, 1 older sister, and 1 younger brother. I'm probably the most loved. I'm a proud supporter of my dad fighting cancer. I've been serving as a missionary for the Lord since May of 2010. I love it. I enjoy playing every sport besides the ones I'm no good at. I ran all through high school and love basketball. I want to work for the FBI because that would be awesome, and never get old.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Church. My mother is a convert. The Gospel has been a strong influence in our home our entire lives. It wasn't until I was challenged to read the Book of Mormon on my own that I found my testimony. I was about to turn 16 when I decided I would find out for myself instead of living off my parents testimonies. One night as I read and kneeled to pray, I offered a simple prayer and asked my Heavenly Father if it was true. Now I didn't hear a voice or have a vision, but what I felt that night in that instance was something I find hard to describe. It was as though a switch turned on and I knew that the Book of Mormon was true. I no longer had a doubt about it. It was such an overwhelming feeling of warmth. A knowledge that I knew that was where Heavenly Father wanted me, in His Church.

How I live my faith

I live my faith every day. I'm serving as a missionary for the Lord in the Arizona Tucson Mission. I'm called as a Spanish speaking missionary. I love the culture. There is no greater joy that I have felt than on my mission. Helping a family realize the impact that the Gospel of Jesus Christ can have on them for eternity is a blessing I will never forget. The testimony that I have gained of Jesus Christ being my personal Savior is a knowledge that I will treasure forever. I want everyone to feel of the joy this Gospel can bring. Before the mission I served as a Webelos leader. Preparing the boys for Scouts was one of my favorite callings in the church. I had tons of fun. I also taught a Sunday class for the 6yr olds at church. I had the smartest kids in the world. True story.

What is the Book of Mormon?

Dee Sims
The Book of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ. It is a record of God's dealings with the inhabitants of ancient America. It and the Bible give us the fulness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. With these books of scripture we have the answers to the questions of life and even after. The Book of Mormon covers a time period of 600BC to about 420AD. It is a collection of writings from ancient prophets. They testify of Jesus Christ and the plan of happiness that Heavenly Father has prepared for us. They speak of the Church that was established here by the prophets of old. The hardships of the civilizations here and times of blessing. The Book of Mormon is more scripture that can only increase your testimony and faith. All those who read it and pray about it can receive their personal testimony of the Book of Mormon. Show more Show less