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Hi I'm Skyler Munson

I'm a student, I love socks, and I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I am the oldest of three kids. I love my family. I was born and raised in Utah. I graduated from Pleasant Grove High School (Utah). I have THE greatest friends in the world. No matter what I am doing, I do what I can to make sure that I have fun while doing it. Music is great! My favourite band is Phantogram, look them up. I love to snowboard, longboard, play ping-pong, go to concerts, and most of all play football. I have a particularly unusual love for socks. I have collected socks for years. The majority of my collection are Stance Socks and they are the best of the best and my interest in them continues to grow! I am a very outgoing person. I love meeting new people and talking with them. I served as a missionary in the England London South Mission and I loved it. I'm studying at UVU and I married my wife, Stephanie, in June 2016.

Why I am a Mormon

Why wouldn't I be? It's fun to be a Mormon! It makes me happy, It helps me to be a better person, plus, I know this is the true church of Christ. It brings me happiness in not one or two, but all areas of my life. Knowing that God loves me unconditionally is something that makes me want to work hard to be my best for him. Knowing that he has a plan for all of his children that have been, and will be on this earth makes me want to spread this happiness with others. Everyone deserves to feel the same love and understanding that I feel from Jesus and our Heavenly Father. We all have the chance to live with him again, but while we are here on the earth he wants us to learn and to do our best. After all he has given me, that's the least that I can do.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by doing my best to follow in the footsteps of Christ and by trying to be more like him every day. I believe that a good way to get this done is through happiness. I love being happy, there are very few times in my life when I am not happy. I try to spread that wherever I go. Everything I have to be thankful for is from Christ. He wants us to be happy. I am so excited to be able to share my happiness with the people of England. I live my faith by having open arms and an open heart to anyone seeking friendship and happiness. I always try to look at trials as opportunities to become stronger, to teach me, and to help me have a better understanding of this life. I take part in many service projects and in as many service activities as possible. True happiness comes from serving others.

What is being a Mormon like?

Skyler Munson
What is being a human like?... Imagine that... only happier! Show more Show less

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Skyler Munson
Absolutely not! Especially as a missionary right now, my goal is to help people who are not members come closer to christ! Or anything else they stand in need of. That is the goal of all the tens of thousands of missionaries throughout the world! LDS (Mormon) people are willing to help all people of any faith, race, or really any thing you can think of. God loves everyone. Show more Show less

Are there restrictions based on race or color concerning who can join The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and have the priesthood?

Skyler Munson
No. None whatsoever! Every body is a child of God and therefore, anyone can join. And all worthy men over the age of 12 (that are baptized members of the church) can have the preisthood Show more Show less

What is the Book of Mormon?

Skyler Munson
The Book of Mormon is first of all a true book! It is the records of God's dealing with the people who lived in the America's during the years before, during, and after Christ's life on earth. It has everything we need to know in our life to bring us ever lasting happiness. It and the Bible work together in unison to give us the complete gospel! I know that if you read this book, and pray to know of its truth, you will learn of these things for yourself! Show more Show less

What is the Word of Wisdom that Mormons talk about?

Skyler Munson
The Word of Wisdom is basically the greatest guidline you can find on how to be heathy and take care of yourself. It is also something that we will be blessed for if we can obey it! Refraining from alcohol, drugs, smoking, and tea & coffee are all great ways to stay healthy! And it pleases God when we treat our bodies with respect and put good things into it! Show more Show less

Are Mormons Christians?

Skyler Munson
Yes Mormons are most definitely Christians! Jesus Christ is the center of our relegion. He provided the example of a perfect life here on earth. We should strive to follow in his footsteps every day in all things that we do! Show more Show less

Who is the Mormon prophet today?

Skyler Munson
God has called a man named Thomas S. Monson to be the prophet on the earth! Show more Show less

What are Mormon women like? Do Mormons believe in equality of men and women?

Skyler Munson
Mormon woman are incredible! Absolutely Mormons treat women with the upmost respect and men and women are seen as equals. Each with distinct roles in this world and in thier families! Show more Show less

What do Mormons believe about the nature of God?

Skyler Munson
That God is our *LOVING* heavenly Father! Show more Show less

What is the priesthood?

Skyler Munson
It is the authority to act in the name of God. Worthy men of the church (over the age of 12) may recieve this authority. Show more Show less

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Skyler Munson
No. Mormons do NOT worship Joseph Smith. Definitely he is respected and recognized as a Prophet of God but Mormons don't worship him. Mormons worship GOD... The Eternal Father. Show more Show less

How can I know Mormonism is true?

Skyler Munson
Ask God. He knows everything. Plus, He would never lie... So that's always comforting. Show more Show less

What do Mormons believe about “eternal life?”

Skyler Munson
That through Christ, everyone can have enternal life! Show more Show less

What is a “testimony” that Mormons speak of?

Skyler Munson
A testimony is something that everyone can gain for themselves. Everyone's testimony is different but comes from the same fundamental believes. A testimony is just someones feelings on what they know to be true. Don't be scared to be open about what you believe in. I'm so thankful for peoples testimonies and the way that they have helped strengthen my own! Show more Show less

Who wrote the Book of Mormon?

Skyler Munson
The Book of Mormon was written by ancient prophets of God. They testified of Jesus Christ and of his coming and that he is the Saviour of the world! Show more Show less

Do Mormons practice polygamy?

Skyler Munson
NO. Show more Show less

Can a husband and wife be together forever? Do Mormons believe that families will live together in heaven?

Skyler Munson
Yes! A husband and his wife and their family CAN be together FOREVER! Even after this life. Show more Show less

What do Mormons believe is the purpose of life?

Skyler Munson
To learn, grow, find happiness, and prepare to live with God again. Show more Show less

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Skyler Munson
No, Mormons are not required to serve missions. But those who do serve come to know it is a privilege to serve a mission and share that happiness that this Gospel can bring with others around the world! Show more Show less

Why don’t Mormons have paid clergy?

Skyler Munson
Well, Christ and his apostles and disciples were not paid to travel, to teach, to preform miracles and to bless the lives of many. They served and taught out of love, and with the spirit of charity. This is the same organization that Christ set up when he was on the earth. Members of the church serve with love for others and for Christ. Show more Show less

What does Mormonism teach regarding baptism?

Skyler Munson
We believe that to enter into the Kingdom of God.. we must be baptized by immersion, just as Jesus Christ was! But it is important that it is done by the right authority! Being baptized with out authority is like being given a speeding ticket from an ice cream man. Show more Show less

What is the Relief Society?

Skyler Munson
It is the largest women's organization in the world! I am not a girl, but I think that is pretty significant! My Mum is always doing good service oriented things with the Relief Society. I know that my family has been strengthened and blessed by the principles that are taught in it to my Mum (she's a great mum) and i know that it helps women realize that they are beautiful daughters of God! Show more Show less

What are Mormon church services like? Are visitors allowed at church meetings? Can I attend church?

Skyler Munson
ANYONE can attend! The services are great! So reverent, it really is a great place to feel the spirit of God. We sing hymns, pray, and get to hear and learn from different members of the congregation every week! Everyone can share their testimony. The most important part of the service is when we take the sacrament. We partake of bread and water that represents the body and blood of our Saviour. Show more Show less

Why do you have 12 Apostles? They were just meant to be around for the time of Jesus Christ, not to be replaced with new apostles.

Skyler Munson
Well if the Apostles were not to be replaced with new ones, then Matthias would have never been called to replace the spot of Judas. This shows that the structure of Christ's true church needs 12 apostles. That is the way He established it. Show more Show less