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Hi I'm José Ernesto

I grew up in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. I am LDS since January 22, 2011 and I am happy to know for myself the wonders of being mormon.

About Me

I am happy. I love to smile and show to others how I feel about the blessings of the Gospel. I had the chance to know about the Church while I was in high school. I decided on my own to be baptized and I was going to be the only one in my family to take that step. What a blessing that today the Lord has called me to go on a mission and I'm serving in the California Riverside Mission. I love dancing, singing, spending time with my friends and ice cream. I have a lot of friends and we all support each other to keep strong and firm in trials, always showing love and kindness to others. "I am a mormon, I know it, I live it and I love it".

Why I am a Mormon

"It's because I know that I am exactly where He wants me to be and that all the trials we face are a part of His divine plan." I have come to know that this things hold truth through personal experiences that I hold dear. I know that God speaks and He is living and that through Jesus Christ and only through Him we can be clean. He answers our prayers and I know it because He has answered mine.

How I live my faith

Since I decided to be baptized in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, my life has had much trials and difficulties, like any other person that has lived here on Earth. The difference has been in experiencing the atonement of Christ in my life which gave me the hope and support to guide me through it. I feel there is no greater blessing than the opportunity to know for myself, through fervent prayer, that this things are true and having my personal testimony on how this can lift our burdens and help us arrive safe to our heavenly home. I am serving right now as a full time missionary in the California Riverside Mission and I enjoy, every day, the happiness that comes from keeping the commandments of God and feeling His love in my life and the life of others around me. I am not perfect, but because of the atonement of our Savior, I can work with all my heart, every day, to be more like Him. I like to spend time helping others to understand the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the great feeling that comes from watching others come to Christ, truly repented, deciding to walk through the waters of baptism.