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Hi I'm Tanner Halford

I am from Orem Utah. I love doing things outside, and I love doing things with my family! I am serving a mission in Tampa Florida.

About Me

First thing about me is I love spending time with my family! I like doing things outside like camping, fishing, hunting, hiking with my dog, riding dirt bikes and everything else you can image doing outside. I enjoy playing basketball, and all other sports. I am currently serving a mission in Tampa Florida and I absolutely love meeting and serving the people. I am here to share what makes me happy!

Why I am a Mormon

Everyone has to make that choice for themselves of knowing if the church is true.. I have had experiences to where I know that Heavenly father is there, and he hears and answers our prayers, and he wants to help us. I know that Jesus Christ is our savior and through him we can be forgiven of our mistakes, and he helps give us strength when going through tough times, I know that. But to know that The church of Jesus Christ of latter-day saints is the lord church once again established on the earth is another thing. I came to know this is the true church by experiencing both sides of the spectrum.. meaning, enjoying the blessings the gospel brings and not having the blessings the gospel brings. Through the feelings I have had with the gospel in my life is an obvious answer to me. As I read the scriptures, attend church, and live how my Heavenly Father would want, there is no greater joy you will feel then when doing those things. The bottom line is I am a Mormon because I know the Book of Mormon is true, and I know that Joseph Smith restored the priesthood once again on the earth, I know that. The way I know that is by reading and praying about the Book of Mormon. It will bring more peace and happiness in your life then any other book, and it will bring you closer to Christ. Therefore, I know the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day saints has once again been established on the earth.

How I live my faith

I love to live by example. Their is a quote i love, "Share the gospel with everyone you see, and if necessary use words!" I think it is important to go about doing good and serving other. I try my best to do unto others and I would have them do unto me.

What is the Atonement of Jesus Christ? Why was it necessary for Jesus Christ to sacrifice His life?

Tanner Halford
Jesus Christ knows each of us personally, we all make mistakes in this life because we are human. I make mistakes everyday, and there is only one person who knows how I feel after making those mistakes and its Heavenly Father. He loves us so he gave his only begotten son to Atone for our sins. I know that if I was the only person on the earth, Jesus Christ still would have came and done the same things he did for the whole world. The Atonement is for everyone individually. It helps me improve and I know that when I make mistakes I can be relieved from the feelings of shame and guilt that come with mistakes. I love my Father in heaven and his son Jesus Christ for what they do for me. Show more Show less