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Hi I'm Jacob Southwick

I'm tall and skinny. I love to play soccer and do origami. I have a fraternal twin brother. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I am the 3rd child of 5 so that makes me the middle child. No, I do not have middle child syndrome, because I have a twin brother. I just got home from serving a mission. I served in the New York Rochester Mission. I love soccer and origami. I also love the Book of Mormon with all my heart. I got to serve near Palmyra, NY where Christ Church was restored in it entirety back to the earth.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in the church. I got baptized into the church when I was eight years old. My twin brother was also baptized the same day and he is serving a mission right now as well. I chose to get baptized, because I know that this is what God wants for me. This Church is very much a church of love and a church of service. I love to serve others because it helps me feel good and I know that they feel good when I serve them. I am continually trying to be a better son of God each and every day and this church has helped me to do that. I know that this is the true church of Jesus Christ once again on the earth and that Thomas S. Monson is a true prophet called of God to direct this church. I know that the Book of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ and does not take away from the Bible, but wants us to read it. I know that God the father and his son Jesus Christ love us so much. We are all sons and daughters of God. This is why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I live my faith each and everyday by serving those around me. I got to serve the Lord for two years of my life and loved seeing those around me get closer to Christ through the service I did. I live my purpose to the best of my ability, which is turn shows that I am trying to live my faith. My purpose as a missionary was to invite others to come unto Christ by helping them receive the restored gospel through faith in Jesus Christ and His Atonement, repentance, baptism, receiving the gift of the Holy Ghost, and enduring to the end. I live my faith by helping others build theirs.