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Hi I'm Dylan Andela

I grew up in Pennsylvania. Im a convert to the church and im the only member in my family. I'm a Mormon

About Me

I am from Hershey, Pennsylvania. I love the gym, hanging out with my friends, and helping other people. I am the only Member of the church in my direct family. i am currently serving in the Utah Salt Lake City East Mission and i love it! After my mission i will be going to college at BYU- Idaho.

Why I am a Mormon

I did not grow up in the church. I never met my father, and growing up my Mother had a lot of terrible addictions. I rebelled A LOT! at the age of 15 I got sent away for 11 months. At this point in my life I realized that i was heading down a very dark and miserable path. I knew that if I didn't change something, my whole life would be like this. So when I got home after that 11 months i continued to make mistakes, but I spent a Christmas with my grandparents, who are members of the church. I felt a spirit there like I have never felt before, things were so peaceful, so happy, and there was so much love. that was the first time I felt the spirit in my life, and I wanted to feel it all the time. I decided I would meet with the missionaries. and after a few months I knew what God wanted for me. I can honestly say that I know God restored his church through the prophet Joseph Smith, That Jesus Christ died for me and it's through Him that i can be saved! I know that because of him there is no such thing as an end, and that his atonement can change lives. I love my savior Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

I love helping other people, a few years ago hurricane Sandy hit New York and destroyed so many homes. I decided that it was my responsibility to help these people out. Just seeing the joy that they have when a few helping hands come along was good enough for me. The way i feel when i help other people is indescribable.