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Hi I'm Matthew Smith

I live in Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada. I work as an electrician. I love to serve. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Matthew, I am the second youngest from a fair sized family of six sisters, two parents, and me the one and only brother/son. I was raised in an active home where I developed a love of reading and music and have received some training for piano and voice. I enjoy doing volunteer work in my community and have participated in music festivals and even a community play. When I was 18/19 I had surgeries for skin cancer and through my faith in God and His plan for all mankind I was able to face this time without fear. Thanks to the tender mercies and blessings of God, and the work of the doctors as well, I was able to serve as a missionary in the Canada Montreal Mission and I'm now working as an apprentice electrician, I'm married, and we'll hopefully be having children soon.

Why I am a Mormon

When I have faced trials and doubts I've often sought to escape them by distracting myself with books, electronic media, and generally secluding myself from people, events, and responsibility. But I've found that the times when I feel true comfort and joy is when I turn to Christ, and through prayer, studying the Book of Mormon and the Bible, and living His gospel I know that God is there and that the Church of JESUS CHRIST of Latter Day saints is His church on the earth today. And that is why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I have striven to live my faith by following the teachings of the prophets, which at the moment includes being gone from my home for two years to serve as a missionary. Even before my mission, I tried to develop Christ like love through volunteering in my community for programs such as soup kitchens, child minding services, youth programs, and visiting the elderly. I have served in my church as a music conductor, teacher, and working with children in primary classes. I do my best to support others by attending activities at church and giving my patronage to local businesses and events.

What will the Mormon missionaries talk about when they visit my home?

Matthew Smith
As missionaries we share a message about Jesus Christ and His Atonement for all people. We teach about our Heavenly Father’s great plan of salvation, which allows all people the opportunity to return to Him. Essentially our purpose it help everyone we can and we do this by serving them and inviting them to come unto Christ and enjoy the love and healing power of His Atonement. Show more Show less