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Hi I'm Efrain

I was born and raised in Chicago by two immigrant parents. I'm nearing to serve a mission. I was raised into the church.

About Me

I play both acoustic and electric guitar. I love watching TV and movies. I would have to say that I respect a quest for education. I plan to go to BYU-I. I enjoy reading a good book when I have the chance. I have always been an easy going kind of person. I like to listen to music. when the summer comes, I like to ride on a bike. I'm more of an indoor person.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I love God. I love his teachings. I have felt his love and mercy through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. I know that He loved us so much that He sent his only begotten son here on Earth to redeem us from sin. He knows us by name and I know that because of the book of Mormon, that came through the restoration, we can get closer to him and live the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I believe that families should be together forever. I feel peace inside when I hear the Gospel. The Prieshood has been restored and it functions. Being Mormon teaches me how to live a better life and helps me to be perfected in Christ. It teaches me patience and tolerance. It teaches me to be kind and to never give up. It helps me to endure all things.

How I live my faith

I teach primary children from 8-11 years of age in my ward for Sunday school. Currently we are studying the Doctrine and Covenants. We read and discuss the history of the restoration of the church as well as discuss the principles and ordinances that were restored. I have another member to accompany me in teaching the children. I attend priesthood meetings and Sacrament meetings. Sometimes I am asked to help pass or bless the sacrament with the Aaronic priesthood. After church is over, I go home teaching with another member who is in the bishopric.