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Hi I'm Elder Stefan lehr

I`m from Germany from a place who is called der Odenwald. I share the Gospel because it is precious to me. I`m a Mormon.

About Me

i`m the middle child of two. I have two brothers. I grow up all my life in a place who is called "Der Odenwald", its basically a very big wood withe a view very small cities and many villages in it. It is not unusually in these villages that you have more cows then people . My hobbies are Skiing , wakebording, Rc car driving and playing guitar. It is just great for me to stand on a mountain and look around , it is one of the greatest views that you can get in your life. And then you can also ride your skies down the mountain and have fun. Its just the greatest thing for me. I also worked in a Garage for close to 3 years and learned how to use my hands. Trough that i found a big Enthusiasm for metalwork, especially for Welding, love getting dirty, like a little kid in a Sandbox :). Trough my work in the garage i restored the Body of a old muscle car, it was a lot of fun, to bad that its not my car, but now i want to restore one for myself. I would Love to Restore an old Doge Charger from 1968. Im Serving a Mission at the moment for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints,i left all behind that i had in Germany and came over here to America to share what is the Most important thing in my live, my faith. I came to know that this church is true and that Eternal Salvation is found trough it. Because i know that I want to share it.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the church and grow so up with all those Believes,i liked it as a kid and growing up, but when i became older,around 13 i started becoming more Rebellious. it became more and more,i started doing some poor decisions. Maybe a one and a half years later i went to a youth activity from the church,the other kids there saw quick what i did, close to the end of the Activity one of those young man spoke to me about what i'm doing. I don't really remember what he exactly said to me but he was basically telling me in a really nice way that what i'm doing isn't good. After I thought a lot about what he said to me and decided to change,i wanted to be a better person. I stopped hanging about with certain people,changed a view habits i had... In that Process they started a reading trough the Book of Mormon Program and i committed to it. Trough all those changes that i made the Book of Mormon had the biggest influence on me,i read right before bad what was not to smart decision because i fell asleep a lot but the influence of the Book of Mormen changed me the most. I don't really understand how or why but all i know is that it changed me and brought me a lot more peace and joy than i ever had. I was a total different Person,i prayed every day, went to church every Sunday and read in the Holy Scriptures every day. After a view years when i was old enough for a Mission and had the desire to go i got in trouble again, i became problems with depression, i didn't like myself. I stopped Praying and reading in the holy scriptures because i dint feel worthy to it and tried to find a way out of this some somewhere else. I played Video games alone or with my Cosine,bought a lot of stuff i didn't need and spend hours and hours on my Computer. Trough all of this i still didn't feel better, it became worse day by day. One day it was especially hard,i decided to pray for help. I felt love when i prayed ,my burden was lifted and the depression was gone,i was trough my Savior

How I live my faith

For me this is a daily thing, because the Gospel is a way of living and not only going to church on Sunday. I start every day withe a prayer and withe reading in the holy scriptures. For me these two things make a big difference in my day and life, when i pray i see how the lord helps me through my day , i see that i`m more happy and also stronger to handle my difficulties in my life. Scripture study is another strong influence for me, it encourages me to do better and helps me to stay focused on the real important things. It all starts right there withe me personal seeking for help and guidance to improve myself in my daily life. During the day i seek to do good things, being nice, improve myself, help people, basically try to life what Jesus Christ thought. It is not always easy but it makes me happy.