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Hi I'm Matt

I'm a student, a missionary, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm currently serving as a missionary of the Church in the Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Mission. I grew up in Seattle and I love my city. I think learning is essential to our growth and will return to Brigham Young University to study after my mission. I'm a ballroom dancer, a missionary, and a student.

Why I am a Mormon

I love the gospel. It provides for a perfect way of life. Christ's teachings show us how we should live our lives in order for us to be as happy as possible while on this Earth and return to Him. The Book of Mormon is inspired by, and is the word of God, and the prophets speak unto this generation and age with wisdom and guidance. I love the prophet, President Thomas S. Monson who is called of God and conducts the affairs of the church through Him. Through the Restoration of the Gospel we can have the blessings of the priesthood in our lives, and receive the blessings that come with ordinances that are performed through it. The temple is the House of the Lord, and provides a sanctuary from the tumult of the world, where we can feel peace and receive revelation from God. Christ surely sacrificed for us and died for us, that we may turn to Him with a broken heart and a contrite spirit and be welcomed into His peace and mercy. The atonement has the ability to change lives and change hearts and allows us to return to Christ and our Heavenly Father if we repent and endure to the end. I love this Church, I'm so grateful to serve the Lord and spread this great word, this plan of happiness. I am a Mormon because this faith brings me the greatest joy, peace, love, and direction than anything else this world has to offer.

How I live my faith

As a missionary of the Lord I've set apart two years to serve Him. I'm extremely blessed to have the opportunity to serve those in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Mission. I am blessed to be able to spread the gospel, and devote myself solely to the work. This is a work of love and humility, and the Lord is hastening His work, because of His great love for us.