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Hi I'm A.J. Jackson

I'm from Arizona, I love movies, especially Disney. I love to play and watch all kinds of sports and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love movies so much. I could literally talk all day about movies. I especially love Disney movies. I have been raised on Disney movies and now anything that is Disney, I just love it. I love video games as well and I also love sports. I played volleyball, tennis and track in high school and played little league baseball for 9 years. I'm 20 years old and am currently serving a mission in Florida Orlando and preaching the gospel in the Haitian Creole language. Its fun and definately something I enjoy doing. After I come home in May of 2014 I plan on going to a community college for a couple years and then I plan to transfer over to ASU. I am the third oldest in my family, have 1 brother and 4 sisters, and I love them more than anything else in this world. They mean everything to me. I love being a member of the church, it is part of my daily life and I try each day to live up to the standards the Lord would have me live.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know without a doubt that this church is Christ's church. I was raised in the church and had always felt it was true, but there was a time when I had to stop relying on my parents' testimonies and start relying on my own. So at about the age of 14 is when I really started to learn a lot more about the scriptures and especially the Book of Mormon. I know that the Book of Mormon is true. I have read it multiple times and I now have my own testimony that I can rely on which is that I know the Book of Mormon is true and that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is Christ's church once again re-established here on the earth. I know that my Heavenly Father loves me and knows what I'm going through and is there for me when I need him. I am a Mormon because I have seen what a wonderful blessing this church has made in my life and I honestly don't know where I would be without it.

How I live my faith

Something I've always done to try and live my faith is to befriend people and to be kind to people. When I think of the Savior Jesus Christ, one of the first things that comes to my mind is that he is a very loving person and I try each day to make sure I'm showing that same love towards others. Currently, I am serving a mission in Orlando Florida and it is right where I want to be. I love to share the gospel with those around me and help them know that we all have a loving Heavenly Father who wants us to return and live with him again some day. I try my best each day to act as the Savior would act and do as the Savior would do. Even though sometimes I may come up short, I try my best to change and become the person I know the Lord wants me to become.