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Hi I'm Sister Julia Kimball

I am a full time missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I Love the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I recently finished a year of school at BYU-Idaho, and have been called to serve in the Sweden Stockholm Mission. My family of seven has grown to 11, with the additions of two brother-in-laws, a sister-in-law, and a niece. I am studying secondary education with an emphasis in Biology. I love the great outdoors, spending time with my family, and watching a good Disney movie every once in a while. I love the Temple, and I am excited to serve my Heavenly Father and my Savior for the next 18 months.

Why I am a Mormon

I love the standards of the church, and I love all the people. I have gained my own testimony about the church, and the Book of Mormon through the Holy Ghost, and I know that this is the only true Church on the Earth today. I have talked and taught many people about the Church, one asked me what would I do if I wasn't Mormon. I said I would have probably looked for something more because I would have emptiness to fill. I can't explain how much joy I have because I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I have grown closer to my Savior, and my Father in Heaven. I have learned that I am a daughter of God, and that I have a purpose in my life. I wouldn't be who I am today if I didn't have a wonderful Testimony of His Church. I love Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ so much, and I Love the Church. I am thankful for the wonderful leaders too. I am so glad that I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is about bringing others, including yourself, closer to Christ. I decided to put my life aside for a little while, and serve my Savior. The next 18 months of my life will be in the service of others, and bringing them closer to Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, their families, and the Temple. I plan on learning how to feel the Holy Spirit better in my life, gain scripture study skills, and learn how to get along with many people who are different than me.

Are Mormons Christians?

Sister Julia Kimball
Yes Mormons are Christians. My definition of a Christian is, "Someone who believes in Jesus Christ, and follows in his ways." Show more Show less

Who was Joseph Smith?

Sister Julia Kimball
Joseph Smith was a Prophet just like Moses of old. He was just another human being who in his early age wondered which church was right. When he was 14 years of age, he read in the Epistle of James, " If any of you lack wisdom let him ask of God. That giveth to all men liberally and upbraideth not and it shall be given him." He reflected upon it again and again, then finally did as James directed which was, " Ask of God." He went to pray, and as he did so a pillar of light appeared exactly over his head above the brightness of the sun. It gradually descended, until it fell upon him. He saw two personages whose brightness and glory defy all description. One of them spake unto him calling him by name and pointing to the other, " This is my beloved son, Hear Him." Joseph's prayer was answered, and Jesus said not to join any of the Churches saying that His Church will soon be Restored upon the Earth again. Through Joseph Smith, Christ's Church was restored. It is now called the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Show more Show less

Do Mormons regard the Bible as Holy Scripture and the word of God?

Sister Julia Kimball
We believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly we also believe the Book of Mormon to be the word of God. This is the 8th article of Faith. I love the Bible as much as I love the Book of Mormon. Show more Show less

What do Mormons believe about family?

Sister Julia Kimball
There is a huge difference between a Christ centered family, and a family oriented family. A Christ centered home has peace, and lots of love for each family member. A family contains only of a man and a woman wedded in matrimony, and children. Parents should be able to nurture and meet the needs of their children. A family loves each other and follows the example of Jesus Christ. Family relationships can last for eternity. A family can be sealed in the temple for eternity, only if they are faithful. Show more Show less