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Hi I'm Mik

I grew up in Lethbridge, Canada and am now in Rexburg Idaho. I love to play basketball, rock climb, and snowmobile. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I like to snowmobile in the Winter and Rock climb in the summer. Between those two things I stay pretty busy but while the snow is melting I like to swim, and play basketball.

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because I have never been happier then when I am involved and actively doing as the prophet instructs.

How I live my faith

I am serving a mission coming up, I was teaching the 4 years old class in primary. I loved it!

Why do some call Mormonism a cult?

Mik
One definition listed for ‘cult’ in Webster’s Dictionary is “a religion regarded as unorthodox.” Since the roots of Mormonism are not a break off from the Catholic or Protestant churches, it is seen by some as “unorthodox.” For example, the LDS definition of the Godhead differs from the Nicene Creed accepted by most Catholic or Protestant churches. The “cult” label is usually applied by Church opponents attempting to criticize or discredit the Church. However, sometimes it’s simply a matter of characterization that has grown up over time by the lack of understanding. Such misunderstandings often vanish when people begin to realize the commonality of what The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints really teaches and believes. That Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that He is the Savior and Redeemer of the world whom we love and worship. When people begin to see and recognize these things about Mormons, then their opinion of the Church usually changes, and old beliefs are replaced with new understanding. Show more Show less