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Hi I'm Paul McMullin

I grew up in small town Alberta. I love music, soccer and life. I'm a Mormon

About Me

I'm 20 years old, I've attended university to start a degree in mechanical engineering, I love playing music, sports, especially soccer, and I enjoy eating.

Why I am a Mormon

Many people may just think that a lot of Mormons are only Mormon because they were raised that way, and to a certain degree that may be right. It is more just that for me though. Indeed I have been raised by wonderful parents who love me dearly, and I have tried to follow Christ because of their example and teachings. More than that however, I am a Mormon and try to follow Christ because I know that it is the best way to come closer to God and be happy here on Earth. I have prayed and asked God about Jesus Christ, about the Church, about the Book of Mormon, and in all those cases at some time or another, I have felt his Spirit witness to me that this is His way. It is only through Christ's power, His grace, and His mercy that we can truly grow close to God and receive that help from on high, that each of us desire in life.

How I live my faith

Currently I am serving as a full time missionary for the Church, and as such get to spend my days teaching people and talking with everyone about the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the way it's blessed my life. I get to serve my fellow brothers and sisters and as I do so, I get to serve God as it teaches in both the Bible and the Book of Mormon. I love getting to bear my testimony every single day about God's love for us as His children, Christ's mercy for us, and how the Church has helped make those a reality in life for me.

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Paul McMullin
Nope! It's something that is encouraged (particularly for the young men) primarily due to the blessings, for both parties involved (missionaries and people they interact with) in regards to serving the Lord. My favourite quote in regards to missionary service comes from Elder Russel M. Nelson who said, "A desire to serve is a natural outcome of one's conversion to the Gospel of Jesus Christ." Show more Show less