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Hi I'm Adam O'Neal

I grew up in Louisiana. I love sports, playing music, anything outdoors, and being around people.

About Me

All my life I've lived in a place where my standards and beliefs are not a generally accepted and supported philosophy. It was pretty hard, not gonna lie. But what I did do was used my passions such as sports, music, hunting and fishing, to find common ground with people. I have an awesome family with two loving parents and a little brother and sister. I love being around people, especially my family. Currently I'm serving a full time mission in Phoenix Arizona and I LOVE IT!!!!!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints because I know with all my heart that it is The Lord Jesus Christ's church here on the earth today. I haven't always known this. Even though I was raised in the church it has taken me most of my life to find that out for myself. After high school graduation my life kind of hit a neutral stage. After I realized that all of my post, but totally unearned, high school expectations weren't happening I made the decision to become more familiar with my Savior Jesus Christ and devote my life to him by entering into his service. The blessings that I receive confirm to me each day that this is the true Church of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

Right now I'm a missionary in Arizona. I live my faith by finding ways to improve and better myself each day by finding certain principles of the Gospel of Jesus Christ that I need to work on. The happiness that I've found from finding faith in Jesus Christ is unexplainable and something that I want for everyone.

What is the Atonement of Jesus Christ? Why was it necessary for Jesus Christ to sacrifice His life?

Adam O'Neal
The Atonement of Jesus Christ consists of his suffering in the Garden of Gethsemane where he took upon himself all the sins of the world and also feeling every pain that we will ever feel here on this earth so he could know how to help us overcome the trials of life. Also consists of his death on the cross, then overcoming death by being resurrected so that we all can have this gift. Jesus Christ had to make this sacrifice because he was the only one that was worthy of this act. He is perfect. He was the only being that could ever pay the price for all of the sins that we have ever committed. The atonement, if acted upon by Gospel living, will allow us to feel the peace and happiness that our Heavenly Father desires for us. (See Book of Mormon, Alma 7:11-12) Show more Show less