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Hi I'm Zane Pace

I'm a Techno junkie, I was born in Germany, I'm half Chinese and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I enjoy preaching the gospel, hanging out with my family and doing recreational activities and providing service to those in need. I am currently attending BYU- Idaho and studying to become a mechanical engineer. I also enjoy helping others understand their relationship with their Heavenly Father by teaching them how they can feel the love that He has for them. I am currently a returned missionary from the California Oakland/ San Francisco Mission. I also have an older sister who returned from serving in the Philippines Legazpi mission!

Why I am a Mormon

I have found that there are things in this life that only bring temporary joy and happiness. The difference is that happiness only lasts for a specific period of time while joy is forever. For example, you have a birthday party and ll of your friends are there to celebrate it with you, that is happiness. But say when all is said and done at the end of the day, who do you come home to? Your family, that is what joy is, they are the ones that make every day worth living and bring you the most happiness in your life. I have seen the gospel do the same thing with me and it has blessed my life immensely. There are times when I can't even comprehend the many blessings that I have seen in my life. The gospel gave me the opportunity to start my life the way the Lord wants me to and live according to the guidelines that he has given us. The Lord obviously gave me this opportunity and I want to show him how grateful I am for this opportunity in my life now.

How I live my faith

I help others come to a knowledge of the gospel by living what I believe and sharing the gospel with them to help them understand what I was taught and what I need to do to uphold my beliefs. Even though I don't sometimes know it, I know that others are watching me and what I do and this is how they come to know what I believe. I believe that leading by example is the best way to teach people more about what your standards are. I also try to live according to the commandments which we have been given in this life and so far as I know my life has been better by living them. I also treat others as I would like to be treated, but since we are human that's not always the answer and we tend to treat others as if they are not children of our Heavenly Father.

What will the Mormon missionaries talk about when they visit my home?

Zane Pace
When the missionaries come over to your house they will teach you about the things that will increase your faith in Jesus Christ and Heavenly Father. They will also invite you to try things such as praying, going to church, reading from the Book of Mormon, and many other things which will help you have experiences of what blessings come from living the gospel. The things they teach are centered around Jesus Christ and His Atonement, or sacrifice, which He provided for us while He was here on earth. the most important thing we can do here on earth is be baptized and they will share with you how that is possible by someone holding the restored Priesthood power on earth. The Gospel of Jesus Christ helps us with the struggles of life and the trials that afflict everyone. The Atonement also makes up for everything that goes wrong in our lives from our own decisions and from the decisions of others. The missionaries will also talk about the commandments we have received from our Heavenly Father and how living the commandments blesses our lives. But you can't say it won't unless you try it, right? Show more Show less

What is being a Mormon like?

Zane Pace
Being a Mormon (Latter-Day Saint) is a great blessing, there is nothing better. Though we may seem strange, we are following the commandments of God to the best of our abilities. I understand how people look at members of the church, because I was a nonmember at one point. I always saw the members as being very strict in what they taught and how they acted. But now that I'm a member I see that what they teach is not strict, but keeps you away from things in the world that could harm you. Many of my friends that I knew were members, but they never told me about it. I always gave them respect for what they knew to be right and true and now I know for myself the truths and values that they have and that I now uphold. Show more Show less