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Hi I'm Brandon Curtis Rimer

I have Bipolar Disorder, and I am a Mormon.

About Me

Hi, I am Brandon. I can tell you because of how I was raised and I like rugby. I like to also collect coins like the state and national park quarters they put out. I myself am an Eagle Scout; I have had many experiences while being a scout. I try to get some of the young adults interested in playing. I am going to college to be a social-worker. I am 23 now, and I had a father who wouldn't let really experience anything. However, that is all, and now I can go and experience life and learn how to make right decisions on my own. My favorite thing that I have experienced since that time was being a missionary for the church in Australia. I have seen many people change after telling them, how I grew up. Most people underestimate me at first, but if you do that would be your mistake! I have a standard to live; I don't intend to change it for anybody. I have a goal to be perfect, yet I am far from. I look for God for advice. I am a man who loves God. I never will turn from him. I know that he'll guide me when I do make mistakes. I know If we follow him we cannot fall. The rest you'll just have to ask.....

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because I sought God out on my initiative. I sought him so that I could know and act and become a better person than I once was. I am Mormon because I know that this church is the true church on this earth even through all the struggles.

How I live my faith

I don't care if anyone knows that I am Mormon, that's why that it is usually the first thing I tell everybody. I try to talk to all my friends about what I believe, but I don't push them to believe it, but I will invite them. I usually tell people my favorite phrase to say which is "Light Up the Darkness". I try my best to participate in church service activities, especially with the heavy load I have taken upon myself with school and everything. When I was in Las Vegas, I would move people in and out of our community if the opportunity presented itself. As a missionary in Australia, we provided service, and asked everybody even those who were not of our faith if they needed our help. In Australia I got to work with Youth and Young Single Adult groups. I also tend to be an overall, negative view, due to family issues. However, I let the atonement of the LORD, an Savior Jesus Christ consume the pain of sin, the pain caused by others, and the pain of physical ailments. I want people to benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. I also live my faith by loving all those around by being readily available serve at a moment notice. I am constantly improving and looking for improvement, for I am not perfect.

What are some things that tell you there is a God?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
Well I know there is a God, who is our Heavenly Father. Why you ask for starters we are all here. We have families, and there is no way that it just happened, there is a plan that was constructed by god himself, and we are all the beneficiaries of it, if we choose to be. There are so many beautiful things in the world, and they just didn't form on their own, just like a pocket watch, and a sky scrapper don't build themselves. This world, and life has a designer. I just want people to know what I know, and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

What is the First Vision?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
The First Vision, is very important part of our faith, cause we believe that Christ church was take from the earth because of the people, and their lack of desire to hear. They even took matters into their own hands and had the church leaders killed one by one. So, God allowed for a short time for his only true church, to be lost before it would be brought back for the final time. He prepared a young man Joseph Smith at age 14 to want to know the truth. So, In the spring of 1820, Joseph went to a grove of trees near his home and prayed to learn which church he should join. In answer to his prayer, Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ, appeared to him. Joseph wrote “When the light rested upon me I saw two Personages, whose brightness and glory defy all description, standing above me in the air. One of them spake unto me, calling me by name and said, pointing to the other -This is My Beloved Son. Hear Him!” Joseph was told to join none of the churches that existed at that time as the priesthood authority and Church as Jesus Christ had organized it when He was on the earth had been lost over the centuries. So Joseph became the first prophet in these days. I just wanted you to know what I know, and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
No we do not worship Joesph Smith, We do however worship Jesus Christ. Joesph Smith is just the man, Who Jesus Christ has allowed to restore the knowledge of Christ's Gospel. Joseph was chosen to be the first Prophet in this day and age. Joseph Smith has just been a instrument in the lord's hand to allow other to feel of his grace again after centuries of being confused on what Christ's true doctrine is. I want people to know this, and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

What is Mormonism? OR What do Mormons believe?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
Well we are christian. We believe that we are the original church restored through a Prophet of God in these days. We believe that it is the same church on the earth when Jesus Christ walked it. We have a Prophet today, who was called by God, to restore it, we also have Apostles like Christ did, and they are witnesses of him. I want you to know know what I know. and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
We increase our faith in Jesus Christ, by nourishing our relationship with him. We get to know him mainly by reading Scriptures, yes this does in fact, include, "The Book of Mormon" from what we believe, and by praying to our Heavenly Father in the name of his son Jesus Christ. We also can grow this faith by acting, and thinking like him, for example doing things for others without seeking money or any other reward. Also we can grow this faith by just being there for friends, and even strangers. I just want people to know this, and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
That would be very selfish if we only thought to help those only of our faith. We have missionaries, volunteers, and many church members around the globe who have desires to help people of all nation, and faiths. We provide service for all we can. We actually don’t just help those of our faith, so just ask when you need help. I hope you can benefit from this. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

Who are the Mormons?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
We are Latter-day saints because our church is called "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints", but people call us Mormons' because of " The Book of Mormon", it was abridge by an ancient prophet Historian named Mormon. We believe that our church is the same exact church on the face of the earth, from when Jesus Christ himself walked it. We today have Apostles and Prophets like the church in Christ time, and I just want people to know what we know and benefit form it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

How can we stop the spread and influence of pornography?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
The easiest way to stop the the spread of pornography is simple don't seek it, and when you do come across it run from it. Why? cause it will rob you of yourself respect for yourself and the opposite sex. It is truly addictive, and it should not be use or looked at in any way, shape or form. It just doesn't come in picture or video form. Pornography can also come in the form of lyrics and be just as destructive, so anything that arouses sexual feelings, is a form of it. I just want everyone to know what I know, and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

What is the difference between attending church and the temple?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
Attending the church is how we show how we are committed to our father in heaven, by keeping commandments, and doing our best. On the other hand to enter the temple, we must keep the highest standard of purity possible, and be found worthy. When we are found worthy, we then can enter and be put on an even higher path. I wish everyone could experience the temple, and benefit from it. If you want to know more let me know. Show more Show less

What is being a Mormon like?

Brandon Curtis Rimer
Being Mormon is normal, cause we have families, pets, careers, hobbies just the rest of the world, but what we believe is that we have a higher knowledge, that benefits us, and gets us through the tough times. I know and believe that our standards will bring us closer to God, as well as our own families, and friends. If you want to know more, just let me know. Show more Show less