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Hi I'm Chelsey Johnson

I am from Utah and I am currently a missionary serving in the Taiwan Taipei Mission! I am a Mormon!

About Me

I am currently a missionary in the Taiwan Taipei Mission. Before my mission, I attended Brigham Young University studying Statistics and Chinese. I love to run and be out in nature.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day saints is TRUE! I know it with all my heart because I have prayed to know if it is true and I have recieved answers through the Holy Ghost. I know that I am a daughter of my Heavenly Father who loves me. I know that Jesus is the Christ and that He came to this earth to set up His church under the direction of the Father. He is the perfect example for us to follow. He entreats all to follow Him. I know that through His atonement, I can live again someday and that I can be forgiven of my mistakes and shortcomings. His atonement enables us to do better and to strive every day to be more like Him. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet. I know that he truley saw God the Father and His Son Jesus Christ in the sacred grove where he was told to join none of the churches. I know that Joseph Smith translated the Book of Mormon. I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God. It is the most correct book on the earth and if we follow the words of the book, we will find joy and happiness. I know that Thomas S. Monson is our living prophet today. He leads and guides our church through revelation from our Father in Heaven. I know that I can live with my family forever. I know that we are all here on this earth to gain a body and experiences. I know that temples are the house of the Lord. I know that I can pray to my Heavenly Father and He will answer my prayers. He is listening and wants me to succeed. He is loving and truly cares about each and every one of his children. I know that this church is true. The gospel of Jesus Christ has brought me so much joy and happiness in my life. Every day I strive a little harder to be a little better. Through the atonement of Jesus Christ, I have faith is Jesus Christ to try and try again to become like Him.

How I live my faith

I get the chance to live my faith everyday because I am around other Mormons all of the time. By surrounding myself with others who are of the same faith, I am able to keep the commandments and look to Christ every day. I love attending church because I love to learn about the gospel and I love the spirit that I get from church. I also love to attend the temple. The spirit there is incredible and it always brightens my day. I am currently preparing to go on my mission so I spend a lot of time studying my scriptures and other mission preparation materials. I am trying to learn all that I can learn so that I can be an effective messenger of Christ's gospel and be able to bring others unto Christ through faith in Him, repentance, baptism, receiving the gift of the Holy Ghost and enduring to the end.

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Chelsey Johnson
We can know our Father in Heaven through prayer and reading the scriptures. When we pray to our Father in Heaven, we are taking to him personally. He is there and listening to us and he wants to know all about what we are going through and he wants to help us. We can also come to know our Father in Heaven through reading the scriptures. In D&C 1:38 its says "whether by my own voice, or by the voice of my servants, it is the same." By keeping the commandments in the scriptures we are showing our love to our Father in Heaven and coming to know and understand Him Show more Show less