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Hi I'm Ryan Banner

I am a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I will be serving for 2 years teaching of Christ.

About Me

Hello my name is Ryan. I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I have been called as a missionary to the Santiago Chile North mission. I am currently a student at BYU-Idaho and as of July 2012 I have an associates degree. I am 18 and I love being active. Football, basketball, and tennis are a few of my interests.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the LDS faith but my reasons for staying in the church and teaching others of it is not because of my parents. I know that Jesus Christ died to atone for everyone's sins. The LDS church is just like Christ's church in his day. A leader (or prophet) with two helpers (councilors) backed by 12 apostles lead our church. By doing whats right, repenting of sins, getting temple ordinances, baptism, and receiving the gift of the holy ghost, we can live with God again. We can also live with our families forever by being sealed in the temple. These are just a few of the reasons why I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

How I live my faith

I make sure that I attend Church and service projects. I have been given many callings (unpaid responsibilities) and I have tried to be as best as I can with all of those callings. I have been responsible for youth groups, teaching, and church responsibilities. I read the scriptures and pray daily. I love singing songs that help me worship the Savior. Music is one of my favorite ways of worship.