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Hi I'm Michael Da Ponte

I was born in Italy. I moved to America when I was eight. I'm going back to Italy to serve my mission. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Hey gang, My name is Michael Da Ponte. I love to play basketball, snowboard, a spend time with friends. I love the gospel of Jesus Christ and this church of his.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have felt the peace and comfort that this church brings. I have gained a knowledge that Jesus Christ is my savior, Heavenly Father is my loving father in heaven and we are all his children, God has given us prophets in these days to guide us just like in times of old, and through obedience to the commandments of God and the atonement of Jesus Christ, we can all live with our Heavenly Father again after this life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith every day through small acts like prayer, scripture study, and church attendance. I believe that faith leads us to action and when we gain more and more faith we want to change and become better. My desire to improve and become more like my Savior is evidence to me of how I live my faith daily.

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

Michael Da Ponte
I believe that the best way to gain stronger faith in something, we need to act on the little faith we have already. If we have even a little bit of faith that there is a God, then we should seek after more knowledge of Him and His will. If we earnestly look for more knowledge, God will bless us with more faith. Everyone has the ability to have gain faith. Show more Show less