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Hi I'm Byron

One day I will change the world. I aspire to be bigger than Oprah Winfrey. I'm a performer and I was born to be a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a full-time missionary serving for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I am black, if you couldn't tell. I love to sing. I want to be an entertainer. I want to be an entrepreneur. I want to be better than Oprah. I am better than Oprah, because I served a mission (that's what everyone tells me)...

Why I am a Mormon

Almost 4 years ago missionaries stopped me while I was in college. Shared a simple message with me and gave me a Book of Mormon. They gave me some scriptures to read (Moroni 10:3-5), told me to read it then pray and ask God if it were true. I did that same day and received my answer in a VERY strong, calm, gentle, yet powerful way. The Spirit of God, the Holy Ghost witnessed and testified to me that the words I had read were true. The rest is history. Soon after I was baptized and confirmed. I received callings in the Church, stayed as active as I possibly could, then decided that I wanted others to experience the great joy that has come to my life because of the restored gospel. Now everyday, I spend my time preaching the gospel and inviting others to taste and see. I'm a Mormon because Jesus wanted me to be. ;)

How I live my faith

Currently I'm serving a two-year mission for Jesus Christ. I dedicate and volunteer two years of my life to His service. I go around performing service, meeting people, and sharing the same message Christ shared while he walked the earth, the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I am a firm believer in receiving answers and guidance from God. Missionaries stopped me and shared this simple message and changed my life. They taught me about how God has always led his children by using prophets and apostles. God is the same yesterday, today, and forever. If He did it before, He can do it again. Following the killing of Christ and His apostles, the church he established, with his apostles, left the earth because the authority to act in God's name was gone. Prophets of old testified and prophesied that this would happen. But one day a young boy asked God where His Church was and God came to him. Because He and our Savior, Jesus Christ showed themselves to Him, true was again restored to the earth. That young boy was called to be a prophet to restore Christ's church back to the earth. I know this is true and that's why I decided I would serve a mission. All my life I had been searching for truth, and when I found it, I knew without doubt that I had. We invite everyone to pray and ask God for themselves to know if this is truly His, and we can promise that if you are humble, sincere, and have real intent and faith in Jesus Christ, you will receive your answer by the power of the Holy Ghost. I bear my witness that we can only be saved by and through Jesus Christ. His church is on the earth with His authority to act, and my life has forever been changed because of that.

Why do Mormons perform proxy baptisms in their temples?

To give those a chance who died and learned about the gospel after death but never received the baptism by water, properly. Show more Show less