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Hi I'm Devin Mahrt!

I'm a missionary in England. I love 80's music, and eating lots of pistachios! And I'm a Mormon!

About Me

Hey there, I'm Devin Mahrt! On my birthday I received a call to serve in the London South mission! I've loved my time in England, the people are wonderful and sometimes pretty hilarious! London is so diverse and has many different cultures and religions, I love getting to meet new people from different backgrounds every day! In high school I enjoyed swim team, tennis team, and especially loved being apart of student government! I love hiking, fishing, boating, skiing, eating, reading good books every once in a while, and spending time with people I love! Oh, and I'm pretty dang good and Mario Kart too!

Why I am a Mormon

Being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has brought me so much joy! God hasn't stopped speaking to his children, and he never will! He's revealed the Book of Mormon as another witness of Jesus Christ in these modern days. God also continues to guide us with modern day prophets! Knowing that the Lord is calling prophets in this day brings me so much peace. The world is a pretty messed up place, (walk around London for a little while and you'll see what I mean!) everyone's standards keep changing, but the church's values and standards will never change! Being a member of the church keeps me on course and helps me stay spiritually safe. I've received so many blessings for living my faith! That's why I'm serving a mission, I want everyone to be able to feel the same joy and peace that this message has brought to the life of me and my family! I know for certain that this church follows and practices the gospel of Jesus Christ with complete accuracy. I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God. If it wasn't a true book I wouldn't be giving two years of my life to tell others all about it, trust me. But because it is a true book everyone deserves a chance to hear about it, and that's why our church calls missionaries! I've read the Book of Mormon then with all sincerity prayed and asked God if it is a correct book. I've received confirmation that is is a true book through the Holy Spirit, and because my prayer was answered I've committed to do all I can to live the gospel of Jesus Christ. I have no doubt that you can come to know that the Book of Mormon is true also. All it takes is a willing heart! Prayerfully and sincerely read the book, then pray and ask if it really is divine scripture. I promise in the Lords time you will receive your confirming answer just like I and millions of others have!

How I live my faith

The biggest way I try to live my faith is by serving others. And it's so easy to do! Just a smile can make a difference in someones day. So many people in the world simply need a good friend to talk to! Our Savior, Jesus Christ, was the ultimate example of service. He loved and served everyone, even those who despised Him. I really want to be more like that! It's rarely easy to love your enemies, but that's what Christ excepts of us, and even showed us how it's done. "But I say unto you, love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;" (Matthew 5:44) It's not always easy to do, but if we try to love and serve EVERYONE, life gets so much easier, I know that I'm always the happiest when I'm serving others! The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in service!