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Hi I'm Christian Brewerton

Currently serving a mission in the Washington Everett mission as I wait for a visa to the Brazil, Sao Paulo Interlagos Mission

About Me

I enjoy lifting weights, running, and being outdoors. I will attend BYU in fall 2015. I enjoy learning, and being warm. While waiting for my visa to Brazil, I am serving in the Washington, Everett mission!

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Mormon faith. I went to church and did all "typical" Mormon things ever since I was a baby because it is all I knew. It is what my parents did, so I did it. Everybody comes to that crossroad in their life where they need to establish themselves, and figure out the path they want to follow. After a rough start, I decided to try to find out for myself if this church was true. Alma tells us in the Book of Mormon to "experiment on the word." So that is exactly what I did because I really did not have anything to lose. Through much study and prayer, I have come to know of the truthfulness of these things for myself through the Holy Ghost. I know this church is truly the Lord's church reestablished on the Earth today, and that through His gospel, everybody can find that peace, happiness, and joy that will bless their lives forever. I know that God and His Son, Jesus Christ love us all, and because of that, they want us to be happy. What a blessing it is in my life to be able to know these things for myself, and I would be being very selfish if I did not share this message of peace and happiness with others.

How I live my faith

Currently, I am living my faith by serving a mission. I have taken two years out of my life to preach the good news to those around the world. I currently have the privilege of serving the people of the Everett, Washington Mission, but will soon have the opportunity to serve the people of Sao Paulo, Brazil. I believe that the best way to show your faith and devotion to Christ is to do as He himself would do. Faith is an action word, and I believe I can live my faith by serving others, showing love to all, and teaching them about that message that has brought me great measures of joy.

What is the priesthood?

Christian Brewerton
The priesthood is the authority to act in the name of God. As a holder of the priesthood, one has the same power that Christ has and used while he was on the Earth. The priesthood blesses us because it allows us to bless the sick, perform saving ordinances, and lead the Church. Show more Show less

Why do Mormons perform baptisms for the dead?

Christian Brewerton
We perform baptisms for the dead because baptism is essential to salvation in the Kingdom of God. When people pass from this life without being baptized, we give them that opportunity to be baptized so that all man can partake of that wonderful gift of salvation. Show more Show less