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Hi I'm Cooper Jones

I am a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and I am serving in the Idaho Nampa Mission. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am from Grants, New Mexico, but I am currently laboring in the Idaho Nampa Mission. I love the Gospel of Jesus Christ especially because it brings my family closer together. I enjoy playing football, paintball, and almost anything as long as I have my friends with me. I have the best family in the world which includes many of my friends. I am serving a mission because I want the to share the joy and the love that I have felt in my Gospel-centered home.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon, because the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is true. The church is the same today as it was when Christ had his earthly ministry. When growing up in the church, it is easy to ride on your parents testimony, but it can only take you so far. I desired to know for myself, so I prayed to know the truth. The Book of Mormon testifies of Christ. I had/have such a strong feeling that I cannot deny the truthfulness of the gospel. I know that this is the true church and I have seen how it has blessed my life and the lives of the people around me. I love to be happy and the Gospel of Jesus Christ is the only way that I can obtain a fullness of joy.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by furthering my conversion daily. I repent often so I can be prepared to react in any situation that the world may throw at me. I live my faith by sharing my simple testimony daily. I strive to become more like Our Savior Jesus Christ. I love my faith by being positive. I live my faith by choosing the best I can today. I live my faith by doing missionary work for the living and for the dead. I live my faith by giving others hope when their skies are grey. I am by no means perfect, but as long as I am better today than I was yesterday my faith will grow.

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

Cooper Jones
Our faith in Jesus Christ grows by doing his will. By keeping the commandments, praying, and by studying and applying true doctrine we can come closer to our Savior. It is necessary to endure to the end and have a constant conversion to increase our faith in Jesus Christ. Show more Show less

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Cooper Jones
We can know Our Father in Heaven personally. The simplest way to gain a testimony of Our Father in Heaven is to pray and ask Him if he is real. You will get an answer when you ask in faith. When we listen to our prophets and apostles, both ancient and modern, in their records the scriptures, we can come to know Our Heavenly Father. The prophets and apostles are special witnesses of God. We can know Our Heavenly Father by keeping His commandments and living a clean and wholesome life. The commandments are here to help us to be happy and when we keep the commandments we will come closer to Him. Show more Show less