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Hi I'm Dalton

I'm an actor, I'm a convert, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in Bloomington, Indiana, in the Pentecostal faith. I never had the life that children deserve to have; early on in life I either saw, or experienced many unspoken things that no child should ever have to bear on their shoulders. My childhood and innocence was torn away forever. I had to grow up early. My mother and father divorced when I was very young. They have always upheld joint custody of me. eventually around the age of 8 (after years in a private school, since Pentecostals don't condone public-school), I was moved to Greenwood, Indiana. My father had married a new woman. After 4 long years of her wickedness that left scars that dug deep into life, My father divorced her. My life burdens at this point, involved countless terrible things. My only relief I could find were in extremely wicked things and the wrong crowds and groups.. I experimented in religions such as Islam and Judaism because I was tired of Pentecostal-Traditionalism, and those religions did me wrong. I was dry and empty, spit-out, and lost. Then a project came up that required my to look up an African-Tribe, and I thought "Aren't Mormons African?" (see "Why I'm Mormon" for what came out of this)

Why I am a Mormon

(see "About Me" for a preface of this section) Needless to say I found out that Mormons weren't an African-Tribe, but that they were a religion. Since I always had an interest in the beliefs of others I looked into the religion on the internet. I thirsted to know more and became heavily interested, and very addicted to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. However, I would always stumble upon things that disturbed me, but then many things I found on the internet that set-me-back proved to be false, once the lessons began. I later found out that a girl at school was a Mormon, and I sent her a 4-page email with questions I had about the church. she invited me over to her house for missionary-lessons. I always was eager for them, and knew that this is right where I belonged. The Holy Spirit prompted me to learn that my story was not over, things for me could change: I felt my heart burning as Jesus and Heavenly-Father fanned the flames. Eventually my baptism came, and as a 14 year old, alone in the church with no family, on December 18th 2010 I was baptized, and on the 19th I was confirmed. It was more exciting than any event, higher than any drug could make anyone, and it sealed my heart, soul, and mind forever. I finally felt safe and secure. I finally got the love that no one had ever given me, that no i never had been shown. I knew that this is where Eternity began, and the start to my Happily-Ever-After. I have a testimony that the church is true. That Joseph Smith was a prophet. That 'The Book of Mormon' is authentically the word of God. That thus is where E-V-E-R-Y-O-N-E & A-N-Y-O-N-E can belong. I have a covenant with Heavenly-Father that this life I'm living is his, use me, forever&always. I'm on the path to my blessings in the Here-After and in this life, I'm on the path to a mission, I'm on the path to create an eternal-family, And I am on the path to Truth at age 14, in the name of Jesus Christ. Amen.

How I live my faith

I'm a Mormon. I am not ashamed. I always will be a Mormon, because I know that it's true, and feel the burning in my heart. I did glow upon baptism. I did ask to know. I found everything I have ever wanted or needed, in the church. Some think we're crazy and others know we're strange: but when I got the Holy-Ghost I could not contain it, it had to be shared with all of the Earth. to let them know the best feeling, being washed in Christ blood, and having The-Spirit as a guide. Millions have come to us, and Millions are on the way, the left their dead-churches for this Latter-Day Faith. I am different from my family. I will grow up and be somebody one day. I act in small-productions. I share the fullness of the gospel with all who cross my path. I'm the kid who helps everyone at school with their issues that they experience at home, or at school, or anywhere, I listen and guide them. Anyone I see, or hear, who requires any assistance I'm there for them. I'm here for the world. Whoever needs me, and however they need me; I'm here for them. I'm Gods tool here on Earth, forever serving my Father-In-Heaven. I offer my spirit to him, and beg and plead him to use me in anyway he desires. I let the spirit guide me in all my doings. I do more in a day than the average-man does in a week, but when I stop to think, the Lord, Jesus Christ comes to mind, and I press forward, steadfast in his faith, in all my doings. "And by the power of the Holy-Ghost you may know the truth of all things" (-Moroni 10:5) the Truth is in me, and I allow me to be the example of Truth, even if I am only 14. I may bear a heavy weight on my shoulders with my crazy and hectic life- but I don't bear it alone- I have God on my side. I say all of these things in the name of Christ, Jesus. With the spirit as my guide, and The-Father as my goal. Amen.

Are there restrictions based on race or color concerning who can join The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and have the priesthood?

No, not at all! Latter-Day Saints allow every ethnicity to become a member of the church, in-fact we, in our ward, have Asians, Blacks, and Hispanics, and all of their men; are members of the priesthood. Show more Show less

What are some things that tell you there is a God?

I have lived a very terrible life, and even though I haven't always been a Mormon, I never have doubted the existence of a Higher-Power. I am reminded of God in everything I say, do, see, hear, smell, and feel. From flowers in a meadow, to music sung in hymns, to our unique DNA, to our universe, even snakes, spiders, and other things which may not be the most pleasant to us, but is beautiful to Our God. Show more Show less

What is being a Mormon like?

Being a Mormon is the best (but busiest) thing that you could do in this life. You receive countless Earthly and Eternal-Blessings for being a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. The church is my saving grace on this Earth, without it I would be lost, and who-knows-where. Show more Show less