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Hi I'm Richard Brown

Returned Missionary. California Long Beach Mission. I am the Selfie King. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in North Carolina. I am the middle child of 3. I lived in Japan for a few years. My family has a long line of Military involvement and the legacy might fall on me as well. Recently returned from serving as a full-time missionary in the California Long Beach Mission.

Why I am a Mormon

All throughout my childhood I relied on my parents testimony, when I was 18, I decided that I wanted to serve the Lord. The only way for me to do this successfully was to know for myself that the message I would be sharing was true. So I prayed. And I prayed, and I prayed. For two weeks I was praying every night, to know if the Book Of Mormon was true. Then on the day I had decided that I was going to quit praying if I didn't get an answer, I got an answer. I received through inspiration a scripture verse. I looked at the verse of scripture in the Book Of Mormon, and it confirmed what I had already basically known. That the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, was and is the only true church on the Earth today, and that the Book Of Mormon is true and something that I NEEDED to share with others. From that day there wasn't a doubt in my mind of whether or not I would serve a mission. I WAS GOING!! I recently finished serving the Lord in the California Long Beach mission for two years and I loved every single day of it. Now I am living the Gospel each day, seeking to share my beliefs with all those I come into contact with. The Gospel is true, and I love it so much!

How I live my faith

I currently serve as a Ward Missionary, as the ward mission preparation class teacher, and by sharing the gospel whenever I get a chance.

Who is the Mormon prophet today?

Richard Brown
God has called prophets to lead His Church in our day, just as He did anciently. The current prophet and President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is Thomas S. Monson. He is assisted by two counselors—Henry B. Eyring and Dieter F. Uctdorf. Together, they make up the First Presidency of the Church (much like Peter, James, and John after Christ’s death). Show more Show less