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Hi I'm Joshua Ashton

I am a Chef, I Love to Rock Out on stage with my Band and Dress like a Hippie! Am currently serving a MISSION IN LANSING MICHIGAN!

About Me

i am currently serving a mission in the Michigan Lansing area. i am originally friom Arizona.

Why I am a Mormon

Ask me. but pretty much cuz it is the most awesome awesome awesome awesome awesome most epic awesome, just ask me.. https://www.facebook.com/josh.ashton.526

How I live my faith

i attened church each week and study the scriptures (book of mormon and the bible) and am now constantly in the readings of preach my gospel.

What are Mormon Temples used for?

Joshua Ashton
Temples are houses of the Lord, the most sacred structures on the earth. Anciently, the Lord directed Solomon to build a temple (1 Chronicles 28:1-6). This temple was a place where God could dwell, was a place of prayer, was a place of sacrifice and was a place where the principle and covenant of sacrifice was fundamental to worship. At the time of the Restoration, the Lord commanded Joseph Smith to once again build temples on the earth. Like ancient temples, today’s temples are also sacred places where God may dwell; they are places of prayer and, although we no longer offer animal sacrifices because that was done away with when Jesus Christ became the Eternal Sacrifice for our sins, the principle and covenant of sacrifice is fundamental to our temple worship. In temples, Church members participate in ordinances designed to unite their families together forever and help them return to God. Show more Show less

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Joshua Ashton
psh no. Much of what is done in the Church is to bless and help those who are not Mormon. The Mormon Church has donated more than $1 billion in cash and material assistance to 167 different countries in need of humanitarian aid since it started keeping track in 1985. Many of these countries have few to no Mormons, but are also non-Christian. More than 53,000 Mormon missionaries serve through the world today. All of their service is to help those who are not Mormon. Joseph Smith himself taught that we are "to feed the hungry, to clothe the naked, to provide for the widow, to dry up the tear of the orphan, to comfort the afflicted, whether in this church, or in any other, or in no church at all." Show more Show less