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Hi I'm Moriah

I grew up in Idaho. I play the violin. I'm a missionary. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a musician and scientist. I play the violin, and I sing. I am a missionary for this church in Oregon. I love being with my family, and I enjoy watching my brothers' wrestling matches. I like to play violin with my sister, as well as whomever else is around at the time! I like to watch sunsets, eat great home cooked food, and ice skate. I love sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ, because I know that nothing else could have changed me, and I want other people to be able to experience the change of heart that allows them to truly rely on our father in heaven and receive grace!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I love the peace and happiness that I can feel in our meetings. I have visited other churches, and I usually don't feel better about myself when I leave. I think that church is a place that you go to feed your spirit, and you should leave feeling happy, motivated and enriched. The LDS church meetings are places that if I am truly listening with my heart, I can feel the special spirit that is there, and I know that it is the right place to be. I am very happy to have found somewhere that I belong. I love the fact that you can visit any Mormon church anywhere, and you will be taught the same principles and information. I have gone on vacation and visited the LDS church building in the area for the Sunday Services. It was exactly like the church that we had at home, except that it had different people in it. This further confirmed to me that the church was true, that it took the time to make sure that all of its meetings everywhere were getting the same gospel.

How I live my faith

Right now I'm a missionary, so I live my faith very out front, I am out knocking on doors and trying to share my faith with everyone! I love what I do, but I don't have to be a missionary to live my faith. I live it daily by reading the words of God and learning what I need to do to become closer to God. I live it when I help someone, that's what Christ would have done, so why wouldn't i? I live my faith when I repent and when I pray especially! Living your faith is as diverse as the bugs on the earth!

To what do you attribute the growth of the Church?

Moriah
I believe that there is a lot of reasons that people join our church, high values, great families, fun activities, and the list goes on, but really, the main reason that people join the church is that they know that it is true. Really the whole point of joining the church is that YOU know for yourself, not for anyone else. When you know that this is for you, that is when you join, and that is why the church is growing, it is meant for each of us from our loving Heavenly Father! Show more Show less