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Hi I'm Xcyl Ruiz Lorenzo

I was born in the Philippines, I am a Bookworm, I am a Full-time Missionary in Philippines Cavite Mission and I am a Mormon!

About Me

I am a aspiring Basketball player, a Gamer and a Bookworm. I really love adventures! for me if it is not challenging, it is boring. I appreciate nature especially at night when it is cold and silent. I love watching the night sky. I always keep my activities in balance I read books, play video games, surf in the internet and play basketball everyday to keep myself mentally, physically and socially fit. It is strange that a adventure lover like me to invest time reading books. I don't have a solid genre of books that I like I'll just read random stuff. Family and friends is my biggest weakness I always love story about families and strong friendships I will be so emotional if we talk about friends and families. I took Bachelor of Science in Computer Science after 2 years I stop to go on a full-time mission and I am planning to quit Computer Science and take Journalism.

Why I am a Mormon

I grow up in the church my Mom and Dad have been members since they are still single and I am their first-born. Even with this situation like the other Mormon kids It took me some time to gain a personal testimony, one of the challenges of being raised in the Church is we are living the Gospel with our knowledge not with our faith, we believe these things because these are the things that they taught us not because we know of these things are true. And the time comes that I asked myself, Do I really know of these things are true? Is this Church is true? Did Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ showed themselves to Joseph Smith in the groove? It confuses me and I have been challenge to read the Book of Mormon and I found the answers in the Book of Mormon, I read it cover to cover and like what Joseph Smith did I ask God if it is true and I know in that time and in that moment the Lord answered me through the Holy Ghost. Now I would like to share my testimony that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the only true church of God here on earth, I know that the Book Of Mormon is true and it testify of Jesus is the Christ, our Savior and Redeemer. I know that Prophet Joseph Smith saw Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ and, he restored the fullness of the Gospel and translated that Book of Mormon by the power of God. I am a living witness that these things are true that God lives and he loves us more than we can imagine. In the name of Jesus Christ Amen

How I live my faith

I love to share all the things that I have learned and experienced through the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I love teaching in the Sunday School especially in youth class for the reason that I want them to be educated about the raising challenges and temptations from Satan in this generation and how they can able to withstand those things. Every time they ask me to give a talk or a lesson or a scripture thought I will always say "I would love to!", I really love sharing and I am not afraid to open up those things to my friends and my relatives especially my testimony, I know it is my most powerful weapon in this life and I will not let it go..