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Hi I'm Ishimatsu

I grew up in Cottonwood Heights. I love extreme sports. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was Born in Utah into a loving home. I have a brother and sister who are both older than me. Growing up I participated a lot in sports and school events. I love doing anything active and extreme sport like. I like to play almost any sport and have participated in Swimming, Water Polo, and Wrestling in High School. Now I mostly participate in sporting events like biking, rock climbing, wake boarding, skiing, and kite boarding. I love music and dancing. I play the piano, bass guitar, and the Ukulele. I graduated high school, went to a semester of college pursuing a degree in business, and am now serving a mission in Frankfurt Germany. I am about a year out on my mission, and am loving every day of it. It is a great learning experience and is wonderful to see the difference that the Gospel makes in the lives of everyone we come in contact with. I look forward to meeting an Eternal Companion and having a family in the future. I know that they will bring me the greatest happiness in this life and in the life to come. The Gospel of Jesus Christ is what makes all this possible. I am thankful to Him for that.

Why I am a Mormon

I have grown up in the Church and I cannot see myself ever not being in it. It has blessed my life more times than I could possibly write about. The Church is true. It was restored on the Earth again by Joseph Smith who translated the Book of Mormon, which is the word of God. President Thomas S. Monson is the living Prophet on the Earth today. Prayer works. Priesthood Power is Real. Temples are the House of the Lord. I know all of this to be true and add my witness to the millions of others around the world in the Name of Jesus Christ. This Gospel gives me hope, peace, light, and happiness. It is what I need. It is where I need to Be. It is true. That is why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

Right now, I am living my faith by serving a full-time mission for the Lord Jesus Christ. I am serving in the Frankfurt Germany mission. What I do everyday is: study the Scriptures and learn from them, pray constantly, give service to everyone, invite people to come unto Christ by receiving the Restored Gospel, and sing hymns with my companions. I participate in my meetings by attending Church each Sunday, working with the leaders of the Ward with missionary efforts, and visiting members of the Church to support them with all they do! I bear my witness that I know that God lives and loves me. We are His children and He is always watching over and helping us. He has given us the tools we need to be happy in this life and return to His presence. The Gospel has been Restored by the Prophet Joseph Smith. Thomas S. Monson is the living Prophet of God on the Earth today. The Book of Mormon is the Word of God. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is true. In the name of Jesus Christ. Amen.