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Hi I'm Jon Ritter

I grew up in Virginia. I love music, my family and being outdoors. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I've spent most of my life in Virginia, the state I will always call home. I love everything that has to do with being outdoors. Whether that be skiing, snowboarding, boating, swimming, hiking, camping, anything and everything. I also love music. I play piano and guitar and I love listening to all kinds of music. I also enjoy theater as well. I've been in and out of plays ever since I was 12, and it is something I have always enjoyed.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know, through study and prayer, that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is the only church on earth that has the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Through study and prayer, I have gained a testimony that Joseph Smith saw God the Father and Jesus Christ and that through him, the fullness of the Gospel was restored to the earth. I gained a full testimony of the church only after I read, studied, and prayed earnestly to know that The Book of Mormon was true. Once I understood that The Book of Mormon is true, everything else fell into place. If The Book of Mormon is true, Joseph Smith translated it through the power of God, if he translated it through the power of God he was a true prophet, if he was a true prophet, than the church that was established by Jesus Christ was restored through him to the earth today.

How I live my faith

I have been a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day saints for my entire life, and there is nothing in this world that I love more than this gospel. I am currently serving a mission in New York, New York sharing my testimony of the restored gospel with everyone I meet. I do my very best to be an example in my day to day life of someone who believes and follows Jesus Christ. I know that he lives, that he is my savior, and that he is the example I want to follow in this life. I'm doing everything I can to serve the Lord and share my faith with others.