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Hi I'm Tyler Littlefield

I'm the oldest of 5 kids and grew up in a military family. I love playing sports! Fall and winter are the best. And I'm a Mormon.

About Me

So as I mentioned before, I grew up with my father serving in the Air Force so I've moved quite a number of times in my life. It was hard, but I really always enjoyed the opportunity to have a fresh start and meet lots of great new people. I love my family. They mean so much to me and I feel very blessed to have such wonderful loved ones that I get to be with forever. They're my best friends! Growing up I always loved to play sports. I played football, soccer, baseball, basketball, and ran cross country and track. Running was my favorite-- I know... Kinda strange! But it was great because it allowed me to compete with myself to strive to improve my times, which in turn taught me to be a better sport! Besides sports and family, I loved to participate in Boy Scouts. I learned many great life skills through scouting and am very grateful for my youth leaders! I also enjoyed (at least for the most part!) learning in school and look forward to receiving my education at BYU. My education will have to wait a while though because as of right now and for the next little over a year, I am serving the Lord as a missionary! I love being a missionary and serving those around me by sharing the brilliant message of the restored gospel with everyone. My religion has blessed my life and helped me become who I am today and I know that God will continue helping me to grow. Jesus Christ means the world and more to me and I'm grateful to be a part of His church!

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in this church. Many people may look at that and say that I continue being a Mormon simply because I am "blindly following my parents and other family members" or that I am only a Mormon because I'm worried I'd be shunned or looked down upon if I chose otherwise. However, I have full confidence that this Gospel is TRUE. I have a testimony for myself that this is all true. That is why I choose to be a member of this church. I, like many others will at some point, struggled with my faith during my mid to late teenage years. It was only after I decided to really, truly live the Gospel that I was able to gain a personal witness of it's truth. I'm not going to lie; I probably did live off of my parents testimony for a while growing up! But when I chose to find out for myself and began to gain a knowledge of My Savior by reading The Book of Mormon and praying with faith and real desire, I saw my testimony grow and eventually become my own. The Savior has played a huge role in my conversion as well. I have made mistakes in my life, as I bet most people have! I am far from perfect and have repeatedly chosen to distance myself from God. But I know that He is always there. He is always waiting with arms of mercy extended towards us when we choose to repent and turn back to Him. I have felt His redeeming love many times in my life and that has given me the knowledge that I have. I know that Christ lives and that God loves me. I know He has a plan for me and that as I follow all He asks me to do, I will be happy! I won't ever be perfect in this life, but I know I have a Savior that is there to lift me when I fall. My testimony is still growing, but I do know that God is real and I have a testimony that this really is His church.

How I live my faith

Right now, I live my faith each and everyday by sharing it with everyone! I am a full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and I love it! Prior to my mission, I taught a primary class with children aged 8-9 years old. They were incredible and taught me way more than I possibly could have taught them. There's a reason Christ says we must become as little children to enter into the Kingdom of God! Aside from those "official" callings, I live my faith by simply striving to live as Christ lived by helping, loving, and serving everyone around me. My parents instilled in me a great desire to serve and I live my faith by doing just that! Service with a smile is the greatest way to be a "light of the world!" :)

Do you really believe there is a prophet like Moses alive today?

Tyler Littlefield
Yes! I definitely do believe in a "modern day Moses." God's church has always had a foundation (Ephesians 4:11-14) of prophets and apostles who are given divine authority known as the "priesthood." The Priesthood gives it's holder the authority to act as a representative of God and do His will. Moses held this same priesthood. By way of the priesthood, Moses was able to lead the Children of Israel from bondage, receive the Ten Commandments, and so on. It was through this same priesthood power and authority that Jesus Christ organized His church while here on the earth. After the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and the death of the apostles, the priesthood authority was removed from the Earth. Due to the unchangeable nature of God, if His were to be on the earth today in it's fulness, it would of necessity exist on those same exact tenets of authority delegated to us from our Heavenly Father. It does! God has reached out to us once again by calling a Prophet through a man named Joseph Smith. He was the first prophet in this generation of time and the authority that he was given by some of Christ's original apostles has been handed down in a pattern established by God. The Prophet today is President Thomas S. Monson and I know that he is just as much a prophet of God as Moses! Show more Show less