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Hi I'm Isaac

I love to play football and rugby, I sing, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love to play sports. Football and rugby are my all time favorites. I don't play on any teams, right now, but I train and have the mental attitude that I am always on a sports team. I want to go to college to be a physical therapist and work with a sports team. I always tell myself, if I can't make it playing a sport on a team, then I will do PT and be able to work with the team anyways. I also enjoy singing. I am usually shy about singing in public so I am one of your sing in the car and when no one is looking kind of people. It's not that I'm bad at it, I just get stage frieght.

Why I am a Mormon

I was baptized when I was eight years old. I don't remember much of my baptism or even really how I felt. But over the years I have come to realize that I made the right decision. It was a long difficult road for me. It was basically a roller coaster effect of, I believe, I don't believe. I remember though at EFY (Especially for Youth, a camp held each summer for youth, anyone can go!) that I wanted to be a member of the Church. I had this strong desire to follow the commandments of the Lord and try to be the best I can be. It was also then that I decided to serve a mission. I wanted to share what I believed and what made me happy with those I did and did not know. Ever since I have been doing my best to live worthily to be a missionary. Like I said before it was not easy, but I know that the Gospel is true and if I knew it was true, then there was no doubt in my mind that this is the right Church, the Lords church. I know this Gospel is true. It was restored by the prophet Joseph Smith in the Sacred Grove in Palmyra New York. I know he translated the Book of Mormon through the power of God that we may all have the complete knowledge of the truth with us here on the Earth. I know that Jesus is the Christ and He atoned for all of my sins and mistakes. I have felt His love and know that through enduring to the end I can return to live with Him and Heavenly Father for time and all eternity.

How I live my faith

In my branch I am a branch missionary. I work with the young men, and or, women who are full-time missionaries. I go out with them sometimes just like I am a regular missionary. I am a preisthood holder in the Church, so I perform all the duties that come with holding this authority. I also teach the young kids when they need a sub. It is quite a lot of fun sometimes. I am serving a full-time mission right now in San Jose Califonia. Teaching and serving the people is the best way to show them you love them.

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Isaac
One way we can come to know our Father in Heaven is if we pray. You might think, well I don't know if he is there! Why should I pray? When you make a research paper, for example, about something in football, you wouldn't go see some guy who has never played or watched football before. You would go see someone who has played. Someone who knows the game. Just like prayer and reading the scriptures. You study and then ask if God is there and if what these scriptures say is true and you look for God in our life. That is the only way we can find out for ourselves if God is there. Show more Show less