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Hi I'm Lucas Martin

I have been a member of the LDS Church since June 23rd, 2003! I love the outdoors and learning about the gospel.

About Me

I love music and my family, I am very outdoorsy and I LOVE the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints! I have been a member for 10 years and I am always learning new things about my Heavenly Father and my savior Jesus Christ. I love a challenge and I love to learn more and more about God's plan for me, to be frank I love church and honestly I would love to spend all day Sunday at church... it just feels like home! I am served as a full-time missionary in the Oregon Salem Mission... I started in the Oregon Eugene mission and was transferred over to the new Oregon Salem... what a blessing!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because the only way that I can return to live with my Heavenly Father is to be a member of His church and to live His gospel. I am a member of the Mormon church because, I love my family and I want to spend time and all eternity with them... I don't want our relationship to end at the grave. I am also a Mormon because I have had several near death experiences and the Only reason I am alive today is because of the Lords love and mercy and because of the restored priesthood power of God on the earth today. There have been many instances in my life when I was very sick and close to death and some instances when I have actually died, I know that things happen for a reason and that I am alive today because Father in Heaven loves me and knows that I have a work to do here in this life. He has given me the opportunity to enjoy life on earth and to continue to grow and learn with those I love and to help other people learn about the church as well.

How I live my faith

I live my faith currently by going on a mission, I am serving in the Oregon, Eugene Mission! I live my faith by sharing the glad message of the restoration of the true church of Jesus Christ with all I see.... I love seeing how a simple faith in Jesus Christ and his restored gospel changes the lives of those with whom I associate.

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

Lucas Martin
Earnest Heartfelt study of the scriptures and prayer! That is all that Heavenly Father has asked us to do in order to recieve for ourselves a witness of the divinity of Jesus Christ. Show more Show less

What are some things that tell you there is a God?

Lucas Martin
Everything around us testifies that there is a God. As well as the Bible and the Book of Mormon and the words of the living prophets. Show more Show less

Who are the Mormons?

Lucas Martin
Mormons are followers of Jesus Christ who have the fullness of his gospel as he taught it durring his earthly ministry. Show more Show less

Why do some call Mormonism a cult?

Lucas Martin
From my experience on my mission, I have found that some people think that we are a cult simply because they do not understand what Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints believe, and sadly shat people dont understand they can sometimes be afraid of. Thankfuly such ideas tend to go away when they are informed and introduced to the gospel and the glad message that we share with others as mambers of the Church! Show more Show less