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Hi I'm Chris Hoffmann

I recently returned from mission in Xalapa, México. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I´ve been able to travel a little bit in my life. Born in Georgia, but raised mostly in Utah; I´ve also had the chance to live in Japan and the United Kingdom, as well as travel a little around Europe. I'm 21 now, and serving an LDS mission in Xalapa, Veracruz, México. My family has now moved to South Carolina, so I´ll be returning there after.

Why I am a Mormon

I'm a Mormon because the I´ve grown to know that this Gospel and Church are true. But it didn´t all just hit me at once. When I began to follow the commandments, I felt something telling me I was doing the right thing. Then I began to understand why those commandments were so important. Since that time, I´ve made a lot of mistakes. I´ve had my doubts and my fears, but I know that God is always there for me. He´s the only person that cannot lie to us. Whenever I had a doubt, I asked Him. And He never failed to answer me. Jesus Christ established a Church when He was on this earth. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is that SAME CHURCH. The Church had been lost, but through a prophet in these modern times, Christ restored the same Church "for the perfecting of the saints" (Eph 4:12), so we could all have that "unity of the faith" (Eph 4:13) that He wants. I will never doubt it, because I´ve had too many experiences in my life that have told me it´s true. And if you would like to know for yourself if it really is true, ask God. He´ll let you know. And follow the guiding words of the Apostle Russell M. Nelson: "Ask the missionaries. They can help you." These young men and women are set apart to help you find the truth for your own self.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to follow the counsels and teachings of Jesus Christ, the Savior and Redeemer of all mankind. He is the only perfect person to step foot on this earth. He lived a life of service, humility, and love toward all those who were around Him, as an example of how we must live our lives. It´s not the easiest thing to do, but I try each day to follow Him.