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Hi I'm Michael Ballantyne

I was born in Idaho moved around all over the U.S. and later found myself in Utah and I like good music.

About Me

I like to look up at the stars and admire them. I plan on going to college after my mission. I like to listen music. I'm not too picky to what I listen to so long as it's worth listening to. I also like to run ... I find it clears my mind. I love a good thunder storm. I love the gospel.

Why I am a Mormon

I've looked into all the reasons how the church could be wrong and why others find reason to leave, but under my on conclusion and understanding I find that there are some things that won't be explained in the most common searches for understanding. I decided to to go forward with faith and believe that I will receive an answer in the Lord's time and not my own, so I can say that I know God lives and loves each one of us in his own special way. I also know that Christ did atone for our sins and is willing to carry our crosses. I am a firm believer that that Joseph Smith did translate the plates and restored Christ's church upon the earth and that there is a prophet that leads and guides that very church today. I also know that the Book of Mormon is another testament of Christs earthly ministry in the Americas.

How I live my faith

I live like anyone else lives a life of faith: I read my scriptures, I pray to the Lord on high, and I go to church like any other church-faring young adult. Currently serving a mission.

What will the Mormon missionaries talk about when they visit my home?

Michael Ballantyne
The missionaries will tell you about the restored gospel, and testify of Jesus Christ and his atonement. They will also teach about Heavenly Father's plan of happiness, which allows all people the opportunity to return to Him. Show more Show less