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Hi I'm Wesley

I grew up in Castaic, California, I was director of my High School TV program, I'm a missionary, a finisher and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am 19 years old, and am on my mission right now in Sunny South Florida. Before my mission I was going to college studying media arts. In high school I was captain of the volleyball team, and director in our daily news program we had at our school. I love sports! I love to play any sport I can, and I could talk about stats for days. As a missionary now, one of my hobbies is eating at a dinner table. Being at the dinner table with so many different families is great. I love to hear everyone's experiences and how those have changed their lives. I love sharing this gospel, and am loving my mission. If it wasn't for the great joyous and true message we share, I don't think that I could talk to everyone on the street.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I read the Book of Mormon and know that it is the word of God, and that it was saved for our day. It is the convincing evidence that Joseph Smith Jr. was the Lord's prophet, and Restored the Kingdom of God again on the earth. I know a little portion of the love that God has for me. He gives me strength and power to overcome the challenges I face. I can feel his love through his Holy Spirit and know that Christ is the Savior of the world, and through him, we can have eternal life. And it is cool to be a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I am a missionary, and out sharing the the Lord's gospel everyday, inviting everyone I meet to follow the example of Jesus Christ and be baptized. It keeps me pretty busy, I guess.

Who was Joseph Smith?

Joseph Smith was a young boy, who prayed to God to know which church to join, and saw something miraculous. God the Father and his son appeared to him. After a few years Joseph Smith received the Gold Plates, and with the power of God, was able to translate them into English. This is now the Book of Mormon. He was the Prophet of the Restoration. We can know this to be true, through the Book of Mormon. If we read, pray, and receive a spiritual confirmation that it is true, then Joseph Smith was the Lord's prophet. If Joseph Smith was the prophet that we profess him to be, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the Lord's kingdom once again on the earth, with all the authority that Christ had given to his 12 Apostles in his day. Show more Show less