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Hi I'm Matthew Cheney

I'm from Utah. I go to school at BYU. I like to ballroom dance and play basketball. I'm serving in Sweden. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I went to a year of college. I am currently serving a mission for the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in the Sweden, Stockholm mission. Before my mission I worked at a campus bookstore as well as a carwash. I love to play Basketball and love a lot of sports. I also ballroom dance and do that for the university I was attending. I like dating girls (but currently can't do that because of my mission). I love trying new things and doing things with other people.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a mormon because I know that this church holds all the truths and is what will help us be happy and have a fulness of joy in this life and in the life to come. I have known it for a lot of my life, but I have learned of the things I know on my own. I know that my Heavenly Father loves me and cares for me. I know that we have a living prophet who guides us in our lives today and holds all the priesthood keys to act in God's name for the whole Earth. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God and that he did restore the gospel of Jesus Christ which is the same gospel Christ set up while he was on the Earth. I know that the Book of Mormon is true and that it is the word of God, and by reading and praying about it we can know the truth of all these things. Most importantly I know my Savior lives and loves each and every one of us and through him and his suffering through the atonement, I can be forgiven of the things I do in life and all that he can take away the challenges in life as well. I know that only through him can we return to our Father in Heaven. I know that this gospel, Christ's gospel, and the established church are true. It has helped me be a better person, be more happy, and also get through the challenges and struggles of life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by serving for my church on a mission. I want to share my testimony and the message of the gospel with all the world. As well as bring others to the gospel of Jesus Christ and feel of Christ's love and his atonement. I am happy with my life and it is because of the church, and I want others to feel of that same happiness in theirs. I try to do what I can to be the best person I can be and want to help others.

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Matthew Cheney
We love to help all people. Much of what is done in the church is for those who are not Mormon. We want to do what we can to help others, because that is what we believe our Savior did for us. Show more Show less