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Hi I'm Alex Hatanaka

I was born in Utah. I'm Serving a mission in upstate New York and I'm a mormon.

About Me

I was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. I lived most of my life in Southern Utah. I'm currently serving a mission in the New York Utica Mission. I have two brothers one older and one younger. I love my family. I am a hapa boy and I am a Mormon!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because of the happiness it brings me in the truths that I have found. I have grown up in the church my whole life, but everyone in the church has to find his or her own testimony that it is true. I strayed away in my teenage years, but before I came out on my mission I had to find out if the things that I was going to be telling people really were true. I read The Book of Mormon and pondered the message that was in it and I prayed and asked my Father in Heaven if the book was true. I know that I received and answer that it is true. The peace and feelings that I get while reading it is from God.

How I live my faith

The way that I try to live my faith is by studying the gospel and scriptures and try my best to live them. By also serving a mission for the church I try and spread the "good news" of Jesus Christ to the people in the Upstate New York area. Serving people is definitely one of the best ways I try and be an example of truth and light.