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Hi I'm Christopher Smith

I grew up in South Carolina. I love run. I am attended school at BYU-Idaho, and I am currently on an LDS Mission, and I'm a Mormon

About Me

My Name is Christopher Smith and I am a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints serving in the Arizona Mesa Mission. My Hobbies are running and doing anything outdoors. In addition to that, I love to watch any movie that I can get my hands on.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to amazing parents who love the gospel of Christ. Before my mission, I was just living the gospel and I was just going through the motions of the gospel. In preparing for my mission, I have come to do more than just go through the motions, but I would do everything because I love the gospel. One thing that I did that helped me solidify my testimony in the LDS faith was to read the Book of Mormon. As I read it for the first time, I received such a strong witness that it really is the restored gospel of Jesus Christ here on the earth today.

How I live my faith

Currently, I am doing one of the best things that I can to live my faith. I am sharing my love for Jesus Christ with those that are around me. This is the greatest thing that I could be doing right now. In addition to that, before my mission, I would "be an example of the believers [of Christ] in word, deed, and in spirit..." in all that I do. Occasionally, I would try to share it through my words, but I usually would let my actions speak for themselves because, as it says in the scriptures, "By their fruits, ye shall know them."

Why is family so important to Mormons?

Christopher Smith
The family is central to God’s plan for His children. It is also the central unit of society and the means for bringing children into the world where they can be loved, provided for, and taught truth and righteousness (see “The Family: A Proclamation to the World”). While we cannot choose the conditions of our birth, we can choose each day to make our families stronger and happier. It is possible for individuals to return to the presence of God and for families to be united eternally. Show more Show less