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Hi I'm Tim Failes

I grew up in Kansas. I am a Missionary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Portugal. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the oldest of four boys. I have future plans to attend BYU or BYU-I. I am single at the moment, but can't wait to be a husband and a father someday. I am currently serving as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I am serving in Portugal and Love the people here. I love helping others in my community and participating in family activities. I am a U.S. service member and it always gives me a chance to spread the gospel. I love history and learning new things from it. I love Technology and the vast expansions that I am always seeing. Most of all though I love the restored gospel of Jesus Christ! What a blessing it is to my family and the lives that I have seen changed because of Christ!

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church and was blessed with good parents who have raised me with good moral values. I love the church and the gospel of Jesus Christ. I know for a fact that it is, because of my faith that I will be able to have a wonderful life with my spouse and children. I know that my Heavenly Father lives and that Jesus Christ is the son of God and that the Holy Ghost leads and directs us in everything we do if we are faithful. I know that Joseph Smith was a true prophet of God and Restored this church. I know that our Heavenly Father loves each and everyone of us and want's us all to return to him. I love my Heavenly Father and his son Jesus Christ with all of my heart.

How I live my faith

I am a active member of the church and at the moment I am a missionary for the church. I have dedicated and consecrated the next two years of my life to helping others come closer to Christ and following in his footsteps. Nothing makes me happier than seeing those around me accept this gospel and Christ into their lives. They become more caring and compassionate people. I have even seen a change in myself as I have been serving the Lord. I try to become more like the Master every day of my life. What a blessing this gospel is and the knowledge that I have gained through it. I have a close relationship with Christ and my Father in Heaven! I have a testimony of this Gospel and how it changes lives! We are so loved by our Heavenly Father and his son Jesus Christ. Through his gospel we can gain happiness through our trials in mortality. I know that we will one day live again with the Father and his son. I have had family members die and we have had sadness in our family, but it has been made easier through the knowledge that I will be able to live with my family after we depart from this life. I love my family and although they far away from me now I know that they are cared for and looked after in my absence. This life is difficult and in this modern world it is every increasingly so, but through the Savior we can have happiness, peace and love in our homes. I also have a great testimony of the Book of Mormon and its divinity. I love its teachings! I love life and my family!