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Hi I'm Derek Johnson

I am Derek Johnson. I like to freestyle ski and do other extreme sports. I am a Mormon!

About Me

Hey everybody, my name is Derek Johnson or as of right now "Elder Johnson." Yes, I am currently serving a mission in Maceio, Brazil. Anyways I am an adrenaline junkie. I love to freestyle ski, longboard, wakeboard, and pretty much any other extreme sport out there. After my mission I will be attending BYU - Provo, and I will be studying Computer Science!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know this church is true and I believe everything it shares and preaches. I know this is the true gospel and that the Book of Mormon is true. I know that president Thomas S. Monson is a true prophet. Also I know that the Holy Ghost is true and powerful, I feel it everyday when I am trying to speak Portuguese in a lesson. Also I know that Jesus Christ is our Savior and Redeemer, and through Him I know I can repent for my sins and become clean again. I will never regret being a member of this church or deny it because really it is true, and has helped me know how to live my life and make decisions!

How I live my faith

I live my faith by obeying the commandments and doctrine of Christ! I go to church and do the things I need to do to stay worthy of the covenants I have made! I am currently serving a full-time mission, and I love it, it is a great experience to share the gospel with people in Brazil and see it light up their lives! Reading the Book of Mormon and Bible have streghtened my testimony a ton, and I promise if you read and pray about these scriptures you will know it is true!