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Hi I'm David Pettingill

I was voted Lineman of the year at my school, started the Martial Arts club there, and guess what? I'm a mormon!

About Me

I graduated from High-School in 2014, I started a Martial Arts Club at my school and was the starting Center and Defensive End on my football team. I love the outdoors and go canyoneering all the time with my Dad. I'm also big into video games, and absolutely love pizza rolls!!! I'm going on a mission to Chihuahua Mexico, and after my mission I want to go to college and double major in Criminology and Nursing. I love my family, and I love the church that I belong to.

Why I am a Mormon

My life isn't perfect, I have troubles and problems just like everyone else. Yes, I even have horrible days even now and then. But what keeps me going through all these bad days, is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. You might be thinking, How? or Why? Well, because every day, I know that my Heavenly Father loves me. I know that he's there beside me, cheering me through to the end so that I may be able to come up and live with him someday. Why am I a Mormon? Well, I've gone to some other churches, but the place I can feel the spirit the strongest, is when I'm learning about the Book of Mormon, or when I'm at Church bearing my testimony. I believe this Church to be the True church of Heavenly Father. I believe that Joseph Smith really was a prophet called by God, and that he translated the Book of Mormon. I believe that the Book of Mormon is true, and that if you read it with true intent on finding out if it is true, and pray and ask God about it, you will know for a surety that it is true. I also testify that our prophet, President Monson, is the true Prophet in these latter days.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by following the teachings that we are taught. I teach those who are unable to come to church at their homes, and I go to church. I love going to Church, not just because of my friends, but also because of the feeling of unity I get there. The feeling that I'm with family, that everyone there Is family. Its a feeling that I don't want to miss out on, and I also do my best so that I can stay sin free. I do this so that I can be able to have a clean conscience. So that I know, that if I die tomorrow, I'll be able to live forever in the Celestial Kingdom. You know that song by Nickelback? Live like your dieing? Its a good song, and you should listen to it sometime. I live my faith by treating girls, young ladies, and women with respect. I live my faith by being a righteous example to my friends and peers, and look up to those who are giving me guidance and counsel. I love my church, I love my gospel, and I love my lord, Jesus Christ.

What is faith?

David Pettingill
To me, faith is believing in something that logic tells you couldn't be true. Show more Show less

What is the priesthood?

David Pettingill
The priesthood is the authority to act in Gods name, and is exercisable by Deacons, Teachers, Priests, Elders, and High Priests. Show more Show less