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Hi I'm Raymond

I grew up in Utah. I love being outside. I love to swim. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the kind of person that likes to go out and do things like swim or go camping. I enjoy building things with my hands like origami. I have been to college for one year so far. I went to Snow College in Ephraim, Utah and found that to be an amazing experience. I am serving a mission for the church of Jesus Christ in the Rapid City, South Dakota Mission.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in a Mormon family and though being raised this way has influenced my decision to continue to be Mormon it is not my only reason for staying. I stay because I know in my heart that it is true. I know because I have put effort into finding out if it is true for myself. I have read the Book of Mormon and prayed to God to let me know if it is true. Through His spirit and the feelings that I have had God has answered my prayers. I know The Book of Mormon is true and because it is true Joesph Smith was a prophet of God.

How I live my faith

In my ward I am a home-teacher. I have the opportunity to go to a couple peoples' homes and spend some time with them outside of church and get to know their family better and their struggles and find ways that I can help them.

What blessings can we receive through the gift of the Holy Ghost?

Having the Holy Ghost as a constant companion in my life helps me recognize and understand truths so that I can make right choices in life. The Holy Ghose also brings an amazing peace and confort into my life and when I feel it especially strong I am filled with happiness. Show more Show less