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Hi I'm Dee Sanchez

I'm a Mormon. I am from the Philippines. I am a teacher and a businessman.

About Me

I was born in Manila. I grew up in a Mormon family. We moved to Central Luzon (In Pampanga) in 1995. Here I started to be more involved in the church. I have served in many various callings in the church. I served a full-time mission in the Philippines Manila Mission (2001-2003). I am now married and have a son. My wife and I were married at the Philippines Manila Temple in 2008. Currently I am a private teacher and a businessman. I still continue to serve in my church witnessing many blessings in my life and in the lives of others as well.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born in a Mormon family, taught in the church until I reached the age of maturity. During this period, I got more concerned of understanding "why?"... Why am I Mormon? A teacher in our youth Sunday School posed a question to us that has changed the course of my life. He asked us if we had our "own" firm personal testimony that Joseph Smith was the Prophet of the Lord to restore His church in this dispensation. Our teacher then encouraged us to seek our own testimony through study and sincere inquiry of the Lord by prayer. I did so, after the strong impression filled my soul one time as I looked at some pictures of Joseph Smith. After having read words and teachings from the Book of Mormon through the years that had passed, realized that I was then the right time to ask of God. I received a warm, peaceful answer in my mind and in my heart that the Book of Mormon is true and that Joseph Smith was indeed The Prophet of the Restoration. I know that this answer I received was from the Lord throught the power of the Holy Ghost. Since then, I have been trying to serve the Lord in the best that I can. I have seen the lives of many people changed and were centered in the Savior as they have applied the teachings of this Latter-day work. Why Am I a Mormon? It's because I know it is true. By the power of the Holy Ghost, Heavenly Father has borne witness in my soul that this is His Church.

How I live my faith

Right now I visit members of our church in different areas within the scope of our area jurisdiction. I share with the members my testimony and I assist them in fulfilling their responsibilities by training them and teaching them. I give report of my work to our church leaders who then give me instructions on how to better serve our church members. I also serve in my own church unit as a teacher in a group of men and at the same time being a friend to everyone. I also visit homes of families that are assigned to us. I also coordinate with the music that are played in our Sunday worship. Last of all, I strive my best to be a good husband to my wife and a good father to my son by providing their daily needs both temporal, emotional and spiritual___ striving to make our home a bit of Heaven on Earth.

Who was Joseph Smith?

Dee Sanchez
He was called of the Lord to restore His church in these last days. Through the book that he translated by the gift and power of God which another testament of Jesus Christ, Book of Mormon (reading it, pondering it) and by asking God through faithful and sincere prayer, we can know for ourselves that he is indeed the Prophet of the Lord. Show more Show less