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Hi I'm Vinicius Martin de Carvalho

I'm brazilian, I love music, love my family, friends and to act. I'm a Mormon!!

About Me

I'm the second oldest of 4 children, my grandparents were converts to the church, it had blessed my life a lot! I love to play piano and listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir! I love to act, I'm a youtuber. Love music and cinema.

Why I am a Mormon

Well, I had the privilege to be born in a family that was a mormon already, my mom is a convert, she was baptized when she was 16, and my dad was also born in a mormon family. Well, it is hard to tell why i'm a mormon when I was born a mormon, because I don't really know how it is to not be a mormon. Throughout the years though I have come to see and recognize God's blessings and love for me, i recognized that I was on the right way, I sought for Him for understanding of my relationship with Him, and he answered me, He told me that I'm His child and that He loves me. By the same way I've come to the knowledge that the Book of Mormon is the word of God, and that He gave it to us to help us understand the path we have to follow to come back to him again, that is what a loving Father would do, show us the way! And by the same way I've come to understand that Jesus is the Christ, He is my Savior and Redeemer, He is the way and the life, and no one goes to the Father but through Him. I gained a faith that through His atonement my sins can be cleansed, and because He lives, all of us will live again!

How I live my faith

My faith has brought me closer to my Father in Heaven. Has helped me to understand that he is merciful, and all that I have is His, not mine. I know that he loves me, because we have a prophet on earth today, we have scriptures, and personal revelation, all to help us to go back to him. Faith in Christ helps me to understand about my purpose here on earth, and the love of God for me, that he prepared a way through his son to go back to Him. I love to share my faith, because it has changed my life, and rather than trying to convince people of what I believe, my hope is to share what I've found, and hopefully help you to find out for yourself, with God's help! He loves us and he answers us! I read the scriptures (Book of Mormon and the Bible) and pray often, so then i'm able to receive this revelation and knowledge straight from my Father in Heaven. Currently I serve as a full-time missionary on the Colorado Denver North Mission, as such I have this purpose "Invite others to come unto Christ, by helping them receive the restored gospel through faith in Jesus Christ and His atonement, repentance, baptism, receiving the gift of the holy ghost and enduring to the end"! How great is my calling! Serving people is a great part of my life, showing the Christlike love for others is something that I love to do!!

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.

Vinicius Martin de Carvalho
Apostles are called to be special witnesses of God and Jesus Christ. When Judas chose to betray Jesus, another apostle had to be chosen. so matthias was called to be an apostle, and also Paul. The Church of Jesus Christ is built upon this foundation. (Ephesians 2:19-20) This is why we have apostles today, because we follow the example and pattern that Jesus did while he was on the earth. Show more Show less

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Vinicius Martin de Carvalho
We do not worship Joseph Smith. We worship God the Father and Jesus Christ. We respect and love Joseph Smith, for His courage and faith, we acknowledge Him a Prophet of God, the Prophet who restored the Church of Jesus Christ on the earth, and the priesthood power to act in God's name. We also respect him fot his worthiness. Show more Show less