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Hi I'm Matt Adamson

I love basketball and football. The Lakers are my favorite team. I like dogs too they're pretty cool. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I like playing basketball. It's my favorite thing to do. One great thing about Mormons is we have basketball courts in our churches! Some don't but most do. I am a child of God and I know God personally. I am the youngest of four. I have a little nephew who is basically my little brother. When I get back from my mission I plan on going to college.

Why I am a Mormon

Well my conversion happened a little while after I graduated high school. I was raised in the LDS church but after I graduated I thought I would try other things. About 6 months after this I realized I had distanced myself far away from my friends, my family and most importantly Jesus Christ and my Heavenly Father. I knew the only way for me to have those relationships back were to change my ways and obey God's commandments. So I did and it was all centered around reading the Book Of Mormon and the Bible everyday. I followed the examples that the ancient prophets used to get back on path and it worked. I know that Jesus Christ lives and I love Him. He has answered my prayers and through the the Holy Ghost he has given me a testimony of His Atonement.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by consistently trying to apply the gospel of Jesus Christ in my life everyday. I look for opportunities to increase and share my faith. I ask my Heavenly Father for forgiveness of my sins, and then renew my baptismal covenant at church on Sundays. I strive to recognize and follow promptings from the Holy Ghost, and l look forward to what the future has in store for me.

Do Mormons regard the Bible as Holy Scripture and the word of God?

Matt Adamson
Absolutely we do. I love the Bible and feel the Spirit strongly when reading it. I especially love in the New Testament, the Saviors mortal ministry. Reading it makes me feel like I'm there watching all of His marvelous teachings. I also love the writings of Isaiah they can be very difficult to understand but through lots of study and prayer they invite the Spirit strongly. The Bible testifies of many great things that have and will come to pass. I have a strong testimony that the Bible is the Word of God. Show more Show less

What is the priesthood?

Matt Adamson
The Priesthood is the authority to act in the name of God. Such as performing ordinances, Blessing the sick and many more. All worthy males that have been prepared in Jesus Christ's restored church can hold this. It is the same authority that Peter used when healing the crippled, or John the baptist used when baptizing the Savior. Show more Show less