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Hi I'm Ross Watts

I love sports, I love to laugh, I am currently serving in the Houston Texas South Mission, and I am a Mormon!

About Me

I grew up in a small town in Ohio and I am one of six kids. I have two brothers and three sisters and I am the second oldest. I love to play sports and listen to music. Country and pop music are the best in my opinion. I played basketball and a little bit of soccer in high school. I love to be around people and talk. I was usually always with someone growing up, whether it was one of my siblings, cousins, or a friend. I love to watch movies and any kind of sporting event.

Why I am a Mormon

There are many reasons why I am a Mormon. I have been raised in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day saints all of my life and have attended church every week. I have always loved all of the youth activities and camping trips that we would take which helped me learn to like the programs of the church. As I continually started to grow in the church, I always wanted to know if what I was doing was for me and not for other people. I wanted to know if I actually knew it was true. I always went to all the church functions and even told people that I knew the church was true without actually really knowing it. I was basically believing off of other people's testimonies. I then decided I had to know if what I was doing was true or not because I had to make a few big decisions about school and if i wanted to serve a mission or not. There were many times when I felt it was true and then over time I would forget these moments and start to doubt when life wasn't going exactly as I wanted. As I was wanted to know if it was true or not, I decided to just try and do the things I was suppose to and have the faith that I will eventually know if it was true. I decided to pray specifically to know the truth. I started to feel that it was true but never had the courage or the faith to believe in the answers I was receiving. Over time, I started to gain more and more confidence in the feelings that I felt. I have since come to know over time and through trying out the gospel, that this message is true. It didn't come as a huge sign or something like I was hoping, but over time through the feelings that I was feeling. I am now convinced and I now know that this message is true. That this message is the reason for why I have been so happy in my life. I know that the Church of Jesus Christ is the same church that Christ established and that through this message we can truly find joy and peace throughout our lives.

How I live my faith

I have lived my faith by the things that I have done in my life. I have always attended church and church functions, but I have really lived it through what I have done. I went to a school with very few mormons and I always been know as the, "Mormon kid." Many times I have had to stand alone in high school when people would be doing things that I was not suppose to do. I have also had the opportunity to share the gospel to people since there were so few mormons in my school. I always would make church a priority in my life and strive to do the things that I was suppose to do.