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Hi I'm Jameson

I'm a bit of an odd ball, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born in Oceanside, CA, but made my way over to Ohio when I was about 6 or 7. I grew up in a small town with 3 older siblings with me being the baby of the family. I am currently a serving as a full-time missionary for our Lord and Savior in Sacramento, CA. I like to build stuff, so after serving my mission, I plan on going back to college to eventually get into robotics. I love robots. I want to make building them my career. I've loved robots since I was a kid, but I'm putting my fascination aside for these 2 years. I plan on going to BYU-Idaho for my schooling. Music is a wonderful thing. I played the trumpet and sang in the chior in high school. My family is big in music because it helps us grow and so much good can come from it. Music brings a special spirit and I enjoy it. I have gained a personal testimony about how sacred hymns can bring peace and joy into our hearts. More important than robots and music is how I've grown a deep testimony that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and was raised in the Mormon religion. Before I left for college, I took the gospel for granted because it as not something that I felt was important. I didn't really try to find out for myself whether or not the church, with all of it's principles, was true. It was expected of me to just follow the principles of the gospel, and that's what I did. I finally got a real testimony for myself in the summer of 2010 when I was getting ready to head off to college. I decided for myself to find out whether or not if the Book of Mormon was true. I knelt down by my bed in prayer, after reading the Book of Mormon and thinking about what I learned, to ask our Father in Heaven if the Gospel, the Book of Mormon, and everything else with it was true. As I finished my prayer, I felt this calm, warm feeling in my heart that reassured me that the Gospel, Book of Mormon, and everything else with it was true. Now I know that the Gospel, Book of Mormon, along with many other things, are true. My conversion, is an ongoing process. I now act on that testimony I have and try my best to become what the Lord wants me to be.

How I live my faith

As of now, I am a missionary, and my purpose is to invite others to come unto Christ by helping people exercise their faith to repent, be baptized by the proper authority from God, and receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. I am giving two years of my life to serve the Lord Jesus Christ and everyone else that I come into contact with. My understanding of the scriptures and faith has grown immensely as I have shared the gospel over my time here in Sacramento and it will continue to grow. I strive everyday now to be guided by the Spirit to find and teach others about the Gospel of Jesus Christ. However, I believe that the most important part of living my faith is not to just go around and talk to people about Jesus, but to remember why I do the things I do them. I love the Lord. I want to do what He wants me to do. I want to be my best so that I can be an effective tool to help bring about the salvation of God's children.

What is the Book of Mormon?

I love the Book of Mormon! Boy can I tell you what the Book of Mormon is! It is a record of holy scripture of the ancient inhabitants in the Americas and is similar to the Bible. We believe that God speaks to all of His children, and we believe that this is His word that He spoke to the people on the western side of the world. The Book of Mormon gets it's name from an old prophet/historian named Mormon who compiled all the scripture that they had at that time. All these scriptures are to point to Jesus Christ and his teachings. This is the purpose of the book. It is another witness that Jesus is the Christ. This book is of God. I know it is, and anyone who says that it's of the devil clearly hasn't read it. Show more Show less