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Hi I'm Zach Patrick

I'm a missionary, a musician, a long-distance runner, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently serving as a full-time missionary in Salem, Oregon. When I return I plan on attending college to eventually become a doctor while doing everything I can to have an enjoyable life serving others and living the Gospel. I converted to the church when I was 13. In my free time I like to play music, run long distance, go on trips, cook, learn new things, and spend time with friends and family.

Why I am a Mormon

I converted to the church when I was 13. I know the Lord has always watched out for me. I met some missionaries and listened to the messages they shared. Everything I learned felt like what I already believed inside. I also felt the Holy Ghost confirm that it was true. I recognized the peace and happiness the Gospel of Jesus Christ would bring into my life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to always do what's right. I always try to become better and strive for progression. I try to help and serve others when I can.

What is the Mormon lifestyle like? How do Mormons live?

Zach Patrick
I believe Mormon lifestyle is all about progression. Not necessarily progression in "worldy things", but progression in all areas of life including: physical, spiritual, and temporal areas. Although nobody is perfect, most Mormons are constantly trying to emulate the the true character of Christ by trying to do and become as he would if he were living our lives for us. While self and family progression is important, Mormons also try to help others progress by always looking for oppurtunities to help their fellow men. We believe prayer, scripture study,service, family history, temple work, education, and building relationships within our families and communities are all ways we can progress in this life to prepare for the day we meet our Heavenly Father. Show more Show less