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Hi I'm Paul Kartchner

I grew up in the smallest town ever in the heat southern Arizona. Im so proud to be a Latter Day Saint!!!

About Me

I Grew up In southern Arizon and have been involved with Sports, Ranching, Labor, 1 year of College, and Currently Serving a 2 year Mission Teaching others about the Happiness that they can have in their lives through this Gospel and the teachings with in it. I Enjoy Snow boarding, Football, Basketball,and Baseball. I grew up Loving Music and love to play Guitar! I studied for a degree in Welding Technology and Applied Science at a community college and find enjoyment in creating and doing Hands on things. I love serving others and doing all that I can to Help others that are in need!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon Because I Know that with the teachings and with the knowledge that we have, and that we can return to our heavenly father again someday. That brings so much happiness into my life. And for me o know that I can be cleansed from my mistakes. This brings blessings into my Life.

How I live my faith

I Live my religion right now by serving a Mission. I Teach others about the Gospel and Help them Understand their Role in life, How they can be forgiven, and how they can change their life around for the better. It is the greatest feeling to see others be happy just like I am.

Who are the Mormons?

Paul Kartchner
Mormons are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which was organized in 1830. As of 2010 the Church had a worldwide membership of approximately 14 million people. The Church headquarters in Salt Lake City Utah. Mormons believe the Bible and Jesus’ teachings in revelations to modern-day Apostles and Prophets. Mormons believe that their church is the same as the original church Jesus established when He was on the earth (see Ephesians 2:19-20, 4:11-14). The name ‘Mormon’ is a nickname because of the Church’s belief in the Book of Mormon (ancient scripture revealed to and recorded by prophets in the Americas during the same time the Bible was being written in the Old World.) Show more Show less

Why do Mormon missionaries proselyte?

Paul Kartchner
The Savior taught His disciples, “Go ye therefore, and teach all nations” (Matthew 28:19). As followers of Jesus Christ, members of His Church are enthusiastic about proclaiming the good news of His restored gospel to all who are willing to listen. Carlos E. Asay, a Church leader, said, “(There is) a marvelous phenomenon which occurs among men when the light of the gospel illuminates their lives. Almost instinctively, it seems, the light of truth sparks a desire to share. When our minds are expanded by new knowledge, we want others to know; when our spirits are elevated by heavenly influence, we want others to feel; and when our lives are filled with goodness, we want others, particularly those whom we love, to enjoy similar experiences.” You may have seen missionaries riding on bicycles or walking door to door, sharing their message. They are doing everything they can to seek out people who may be interested in learning more about Jesus Christ and God’s plan for their happiness. They serve in pairs, for “in the mouth of two or three witnesses every word may be established” (Matthew 18:16). Missionaries volunteer full-time service for a period of eighteen months to two years. Show more Show less