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Hi I'm Julia Richards

I grew up in Texas. I play volleyball. I am very outgoing. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am very athletic. I'm the oldest of two children, and I have a loving mother and father. I love keeping myself busy whether it's service activities, creating things, hanging out with friends or playing sports. I am a senior in high school and I play varsity volleyball, and I am an athletic trainer.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know without a doubt that this gospel is true. I have a strong Testimony in my Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. I know that Joseph Smith restored the gospel to the earth in the Latter-Days. I constantly read my scriptures and pray daily in order to continue strengthening my testimony. I receive many answers to my questions through those actions. I love the standards that I live and the fact that every other Mormon lives them as well. I know that when times get difficult that I can kneel down in prayer and my Heavenly Father will help me out. I know that the prophet and apostles are called of God and they preach true doctrine of Christ. I am thankful for the church in my life and I do not know what I would do, or where I would be without it. I will live my life in a way that I can continue to have the gospel in my life at all times.

How I live my faith

I am in my class presidency, and a member of the stake youth committee. I help plan activities for the youth in my ward along with the stake.

What is the Book of Mormon?

Julia Richards
The Book of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ. It allows us to receive more doctrine from prophets of old. Joseph Smith translated the Book of Mormon from brass plates and was given this opportunity by having faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. The Book of Mormon allows us to be able to have more information about Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ and allows us to receive many more answers to our questions by reading it. Show more Show less

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

Julia Richards
We can increase our faith in Jesus Christ by reading our scriptures and praying to know that the words that we read our true. We not only can pray and read, but while fasting, we can ask Heavenly Father to help us know that what we read and learn about Jesus Christ is true. Show more Show less