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Hi I'm LaNada

I'm a Mormon. I have two sisters, my mother and father have both passed away.

About Me

In my life I have had two great influences, they being my mother and grandmother. I was taught about the LDS religion, I was baptized at the age of 8 years old as were my sisters. We went to church sometimes and read the scriptures never. My grandmother was dismayed over this, but continued to support and teach us about faith and love of JESUS CHRIST. My mother showed me determination and enduring through tough times with humor and smiles, for nothing was ever to difficult .

Why I am a Mormon

The love of Jesus for me is a tangible thing. Ever growing! I feel the light of Christ and I desperately don't want the emptiness I knew before becoming fully active in the Gospel,

How I live my faith

Study, pray, attending meetings and serving.

Why are Mormons asked to donate 10% of their income to their Church?

It is our tithing that we pay by commands of the Lord and by doing so we are more fully blessed. Show more Show less

Who is the Mormon prophet today?

Thomas S. Monson Show more Show less

Can you tell me about Mormon customs: how you dress for church, what holidays you celebrate, etc.?

I dress modestly, it does not conform with any other standards, but it is tasteful, proper along with being reverent. We celebrate Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, Fourth of July, Halloween. Show more Show less

What are Mormon Temples used for?

Sacred ordinances, they benefit us in many ways. We can grow closer to the Lord be taking these ordinances and participating in them for others. Show more Show less

Are Mormons Christians?

Yes we are Christians. Christian means that you believe in Jesus Christ, that he is our Savior. It is the corner stone of our faith. Show more Show less

How does the Church finance its operations?

We follow the law of tithing, by paying 10 percent of our income, although many pay more than that. We believe it is a matter of faith and most feel it is reveled to them how much should be given. It is a blessing and praise worthy. Show more Show less

Why do you have 12 Apostles? They were just meant to be around for the time of Jesus Christ, not to be replaced with new apostles.

The Lord reestablished his Church through Joesph Smith after the pattern that existed while he walked the earth. It exist again. Show more Show less

Mormons believe Jesus Christ is their Savior. Why do we need a Savior?

To be redeemed, forgiven of our sin, to return to Our Father in Heaven. Show more Show less

What is the Relief Society?

We learn to care for each other, to serve and love people in the community. Show more Show less

Do you really believe there is a prophet like Moses alive today?

Yes, most certainly there is a Prophet leading us. Show more Show less

Why don’t Mormons drink coffee, tea, or alcohol? What is the Mormon Church’s law of health and proper diet?

We follow the revelation given to our Prophet Joesph Smith found in the Doctorine and Covenants, it is part of the scriptures that we read and study. By living the Word of Wisdom our health is better and we are blessed spiritually. Show more Show less

Why do Mormons believe in the Bible?

It is simply the word of Christ. We learn of the ancient teachings and Prophets. God the Father who is Christ the Lord, the great Jehovah. Show more Show less

What is the Book of Mormon?

It is the word of Christ. His laws for governing our life. His commandments. Show more Show less

What are Mormon women like? Do Mormons believe in equality of men and women?

Yes we are equal. God created women to be a help meet to men, not to walk behind but to support as they support us. Show more Show less

Who wrote the Book of Mormon?

Many prophets. Show more Show less

What blessings can you receive from reading the Book of Mormon, the Bible, and other scriptures?

Our faith is increased through study, and putting into action those things that we learn, it is our guide through life, following the Lords example we avoid danger, we can pass through trials easier. Show more Show less

What is the First Vision?

Joesph Smith was our first prophet it was through his faith and prayer that the gospel was revealed to us. He went in search of the truth and Our Father in Heaven with his son Jesus Christ came to him and told him not to join any of the Churches, later he would be told the truth. Show more Show less

What will the Mormon missionaries talk about when they visit my home?

You will learn about baptism, the gift of the Holy Ghost and the promise of salvation for all mankind. Show more Show less