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Hi I'm Ryan Hillstead

I live in Utah, and I am serving a mission in Philadelphia, PA. I am a Mormon

About Me

I am an 19 yr old serving a mission in Philadelphia, PA. I love to rock climb, skateboard and listen to music!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because when I am living righteously and striving to live the standards and guidelines that this church suggests, I realize that I am most happy. It gives me a sense of purpose in this life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by preaching the restored gospel to the people here in my mission. Studying, tracting, and teaching gospel lessons every day. As a missionary we have a lot of time to study the word of God. In specifically the Book of Mormon. It is that book that has changed my life for the better. Through reading, pondering, and asking God if it really is true, I received my answer and my testimony that Joseph Smith really was called by God to be a prophet and given the Priesthood power to restore the true church on this earth. My testimony of the restored gospel has grown day after day by seeing the small miracles that happen all the time. I live my faith by Inviting others to come unto Christ, by helping them receive the restored gospel through faith, repentance, baptism, receiving the Gift of the Holy Ghost and Enduring to the end. That is my purpose as a missionary.