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Hi I'm Michael Teeples

I love the outdoors. I'm growing to like country music, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a lover of nature and the outdoors. I grew up in Alaska, where there were plenty of ways to entertain myself. I love skiing, biking, running, whitewater rafting, and camping. I love adventure and finding new ways to enjoy nature. I'm currently serving as a missionary in North Carolina, and even though the heat in the summer is tough for me, I'm having an amazing experience.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of this church, because it is Christ's church. I have wonderful parents that taught me to love God from a young age, but I didn't gain my own witness until I read the Book of Mormon for myself. I had a teacher in one of my church classes that invited us to read it cover to cover by a certain date, and I took the challenge. I came to know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God. I continue to be guided and strengthened by its words, and I therefore know that I am in the true and living Church of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

I'm currently serving a mission in North Carolina. This entails teaching others about Jesus Christ and the way by which we are able to grow closer to Him. This message is one of hope and happiness, and I know that Jesus Christ is my Savior. I am also able to share that through a modern-day prophet, He restored the church that He established when He lived on the earth. I love sharing this message that has helped me overcome the challenges that I face in my life.