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Hi I'm Derek Southwick

I am a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints serving in Dominican Republic Santo Domingo East.

About Me

I am 19 years old. I live in a family of 5 including myself. I love spending time with my family. I like the outdoors and to see the beauty the earth has to offer. I am a friendly outgoing person. I love all sports especially soccer. I love to help and serve others. I am on a mission in the Dominican Republic.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints because God has given me personal revelation to know the truth. I have a strong testimony that is built on a firm foundation. Jesus Christ has strengthened my testimony. I am a member because I want to be happy and free and only the truth will make me free. I am glad to be a member because the people of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints try to be the best they can by serving and helping others.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by being an example. The best way for others to learn from you and about your faith is by example. I try to be the best I can be so that I can help others. I love helping others. I try to go to every activity that the church has to help build the church and bring more people to Christ. I love learning more about my Savior and His love he has for me. I love to share the Gospel with every person that I meet. I am a full time missionary serving in the Dominican Republic Santo Domingo East Mission.