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Hi I'm Cameron Jaster

I'm the oldest of eight kids. I restored an antique car with my friend. I'm a missionary. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm 21 years old and currently serving as a missionary for this church in Long Beach, California. Before I left on my mission, I was studying in the Industrial Design program at BYU and restoring an old car (a 1971 Renault 12) with my friend. My dream is to become a car designer. I'm the oldest of an amazing family of eight kids. I look up to each one of them.

Why I am a Mormon

My life has been blessed in every way imaginable because of my membership in the church. I try to live the teachings of the gospel by attending church meetings each week and praying and studying the Book of Mormon every day. When I do this regularly, the Spirit is my constant companion and helps me make choices that will lead me to happiness. I know that true happiness comes only through following the teachings of Jesus Christ. I am a Mormon because following Jesus Christ gives me purpose in my life. I could not have lasting satisfaction without the chance to help others the way He would.

How I live my faith

As a member of the LDS church, I believe that charity and service to others is central to God's plan for our happiness. My life is much more rich and meaningful when I turn my focus away from myself and towards others. One way I do this is through home teaching. I home taught some kids at my college, who are also in my ward, on a regular basis. I try to be someone they can turn to if they need help with anything, and I've been able to give blessings to some of them when they were sick. The home teaching system builds a support network in the church to make sure every member is cared for. Now that I'm a missionary, I'm living my faith like I never have before. Literally every moment of my day is spent serving others. Its challenging but I love it with all my heart!

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Cameron Jaster
Our father in Heaven loves you very much. He knows your name, he knows what you're going through, and he knows your deepest desires. He wants to bless your life and help you in your challenges, and all we have to do is ask Him. This can be done through prayer. Prayer is how you communicate with Heavenly Father. Heavenly Father often answers my prayers through the words of the prophets, which are found in the scriptures. Basically, prayer is how you ask Heavenly Father a question, and the things you read in the scriptures are one way He can answer your question. By doing this, you can come to know, as I do, that He really lives and is there to help us. Show more Show less