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Hi I'm Joshua Von Trapp

I've lived in the US and in Qatar. I love spending time with my family and traveling. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I like learning languages; I love to travel to different countries and I enjoy snowboarding. I also enjoy the outdoors and hiking; the coolest place I've hiked into was probably either the Havasupai indian reservation near the Grand Canyon in Arizona, USA, or Wadi Shab, Oman.

Why I am a Mormon

I'm a Mormon because I honestly believe this is the true church, as commissioned by Jesus Christ, on the Earth today. I've read the Book of Mormon many times, and have prayed to know if its true; the truth of the Book of Mormon wasn't manifested to me by a huge, miraculous spiritual experience; merely feeling the Holy Ghost while reading it, and when I prayed about it, is enough for me to know that it is true, and therefore Joseph Smith, Jun. really was a prophet of God and did translate the Book of Mormon by the power of God. And I know that anyone who prays sincerely to God to know whether this is true (Moroni 10:5) can come to know of this too, by the witness of the Holy Ghost. Also, I know this church is true due to the great presence of the Holy Ghost in the meeting houses, during General conference, and especially in the temples. Also, this is the only church on the Earth today that follows the pattern set up by Jesus Christ when he lived on the Earth, in regards to Priesthood Authority and the organization of the church.

How I live my faith

By living the principles of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and trying to improve myself each day!