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Hi I'm JJ Quizon

I was born in the Philippines, grew up in the U.S.A., currently serving a mission in San Fernando, California, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a missionary and disciple of Jesus Christ. I love people! I grew up very reserved and shy, but throughout my life, I learned how to overcome my weaknesses. I know that Jesus Christ is supporting me as I strive to keep the commandments of our Heavenly Father. I learned how to have the pure love of Christ as I serve, listen and understand the people that I meet each day. I know that I've come to this point in my life because of Jesus Christ and His example. I'm really grateful for that. I hope to study engineering after my mission, and design prosthetics for people with disabilities. I love the beauty of the earth and the creation of our Master. I love taking photographs, painting and drawing. I enjoy singing and dancing. I love learning and understanding the mysteries of God as I continue coming to church, praying and reading the scriptures. There's a power in this gospel. Whoever's reading this, I promise you that you just need to exercise a particle of faith in God, and He will send you the comforting power of the Holy Ghost and strengthen you, His child, through the redeeming and enabling sacrifice of His Son, Jesus Christ.

Why I am a Mormon

I'm not a member of the church because of my parents, family, or friends. I'm a Mormon because I continuously choose to be one. I have faith and testimony that Christ lives, that we are all children of our Heavenly Father, that this is His through church, and that we'll eventually come back to Him if we continue being righteous. I'm grateful for the temple which is the house of the Lord. I love the happiness it gives me every time I get a chance to do sacred ordinances for the people who didn't get the chance to hear the gospel in this life. I want to have an eternal marriage there someday. I love my family and I know that we are eternal. Through the spirit, I know that families are together forever. The knowledge that I'll be with my loved ones eternally just gives me comfort. I'm grateful for our Savior Jesus Christ and His atonement; because, it allows me to repent, be forgiven and be more like Him. I'm grateful for the prophets and I know that they are called by God. I know that through prayer, I can personally discuss both my problems and blessings with our Heavenly Father; and, that through the scriptures and our living prophet, He gives me answers. I love the living gospel, our Father in Heaven, and being a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to be an example of the believers every single day. I try to treat other people in a way that Jesus Christ would treat them. I'm developing Christ-like attributes that I know will help me as a person, the people around me, my friends, and my current and future family. I share the gospel to the people I meet because I know that they're also children of God and they deserve to find true happiness. I love the teachings of Jesus Christ so much that I want to share the comfort it gives me. I try to live my faith in every way I can and I know that people will see the light inside me as I continue to be a good example and being a worthy Mormon.

Why is family so important to Mormons?

JJ Quizon
Families are so important to Mormons because it's the basic unit of "life". We are all sent into families by God and I know that He has a purpose why He does that. He knows that all of us our weak, that we need to learn and grow. He gave us families in order to help us go through those hard times. Families will always be there for us. As we better our families and strengthen our bonds, we'll realize that they're the most significant part of our lives. It's true that not all families are perfect and some have problems within the family itself; but, we share the same blood, we wouldn't be here without the other. As we live more like Christ, we'll learn how to strengthen our families and possibly extend it to everybody. We are all children of God after all, we belong to a big eternal family. Show more Show less