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Hi I'm Johnathan

I'm a brother, I'm a dancer, I'm a cook, and I'm a Mormon!

About Me

You know, there's a lot about life that I love. I love to dance, it's one of the things I've liked since I was about 14. I always wanted to go into Ballroom dancing, but when I got to college one of my friends convinced me to try out with her for Folk Dance instead, and I've loved it ever since. I love to cook. I've spent quite a bit of time in the kitchen as a kid, mostly experimenting. I'll throw a bunch of stuff together and see what comes out. Sometimes it gets a little messy, but it's a blast. I love my family, I don't know where I would be without them. I have one sister and seven brothers, as we've lived together and worked though hard times as a family we've been able to become best friends.

Why I am a Mormon

I've always had a love for Jesus Christ. I know that if I turn to Him and focus on the Lord, everything will be ok. To be honest that's why I'm a Mormon. Being a member of this church has helped me grow closer to God as a person. I can talk to Him when I'm lonely, and turn to Him when I have a problem. Being a Mormon has helped me learn how to do that, and how to follow His teachings and walk in His footsteps. I know that He knows me personally, and cares about what I'm going through.

How I live my faith

I have been given the opportunity to spend two years of my life sharing what I believe to people. I go out in the community and just talk to people about the things that I have faith in and the principals I live. I share this with others because the gospel has blessed my life and made me a happier person. I do my best to talk to people about Jesus Christ and what He's done for me in my life, but I know that He can do that in everyone's life. I want to share that happiness with others. That's what Jesus did, and I want to follow His example.

Why is it important for us to take care of our bodies? Why are our bodies called temples of God in the Bible?

God loves all of us, and He wants us to be happy. He knows that if we are to have full happiness, we need to take care of the gifts that He's given us, one of the most important of which is our bodies. We are given a body by God and our parents, it doesn't really belong to us. As we take care of our bodies we have more options to do more things. For instance, if we eat right we will have the freedom to play sports and be active, and when we don't we limit the opportunities we are given to do things that we want to do. I know that it is important to keep our bodies clean and healthy so that we can have the happiness God wants for us. Show more Show less