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Hi I'm Cameron Olsen

I'm a newlywed husband and father of two, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love being outdoors either camping or with my horses. I love my family dearly, they are the most important aspect of my life. I recently got married to my beautiful wife and adopted her daughter as my own. I am learning to become a father and a husband all at the same time, and it's a task! I love them with all my heart though. I was born and raised in Mesa, AZ, but lived briefly in Littleton, CO; La Palma, CA; and I served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I cannot imagine raising a family in anything other than the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As family is the most important aspect in my life, it is also CENTRAL to the plan of Salvation. As I fulfill my responsibilities at church and attend my church meetings, I am overwhelmed about how the Gospel of Jesus Christ teaches me how to be a better person, not just for myself but also for my family.

How I live my faith

I am a Sunday School Teacher, asked to teach the 14-15 year old class. I get to share my testimony each week with them as we learn from the Bible and the Book of Mormon. I also live the teachings that I share with my students by honoring, keeping and obeying the commandments that I have been given. I am not perfect, but I do my best each day to make sure that I am living up to the standards that He would want me to.

Why is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called Mormons or Mormonism?

Cameron Olsen
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is called Mormons or Mormonism because we believe the Book of Mormon to be the, hand in hand with the Bible, the Word of God and "Another Testament of Jesus Christ". While we are grateful for the work that Mormon did to preserve the writings of ancient prophets, we believe in Jesus Christ as the Son of God. It is after His name that our church is called. Show more Show less