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Hi I'm Cody Sagers

I'm a friend to all, I'm a master behind a camera, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

While I was growing up, I didn't have the best start, as I spent 51 days in the newborn intensive care unit. However, as time went on, and with a little help here on Earth and through prayer, I went home and grew up like any normal child. In high school, I got hooked on photography and video production; though I do it mostly as a personal hobby. Right now, I am a missionary serving in Panama City, Panama.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I grew up in a home where a family-centered atmosphere was and still is a priority, and where my parents shared their testimonies with me while building my own. I've chosen to follow Christ because I know that there is a plan for me in this life, and he wants me to do well and to be happy in this life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by being a friend and helping others with their needs, and listening to them. I am also a home teacher, visiting members of my ward to share inspirational thoughts and to see if they need help, both on the spiritual side and their everyday lives. As I have mentioned before, I am also preparing to serve a mission in Panama City, Panama.

In whom should we have faith?

Cody Sagers
We should have faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. In this way, we can come closer to our Heavenly Father and receive all the blessings that He has for all of us. In Acts 4:12, the Apostle Peter taught "there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved." There's more to having faith in God than just saying that you have a belief in Him. You have to trust Him and have confidence in Him for faith to dwell with you. You also have to act on your belief as well. Show more Show less

What are Mormon church services like? Are visitors allowed at church meetings? Can I attend church?

Cody Sagers
Our primary worship service is called sacrament meeting. This is held on Sundays in our chapels and lasts for around 70 minutes. Visitors are welcome to attend. A typical sacrament meeting would consist of: -Hymns: Religious songs sung by the congregation (hymn books are provided). -Prayers offered by local Church members -Partaking of the sacrament (communion), which consists of prepared bread and water, which is blessed and passed by priesthood leaders to those in attendance who wish to do so. -Speakers: Typically a sacrament meeting will have two or three assigned speakers to speak on particular Gospel topics, such as prayer, the Book of Mormon, etc. Visitors are also welcome to attend other Sunday meetings if they so choose to do so. These meetings are: -Sunday School: offered for each age group beginning at age 12 and up. -Primary meetings: a group service and age-oriented classes for children ages 3 to 11. -A nursery is available for young children age 18 months to 3 years. -Young Women meetings provide classes for those ages 12 to 17. -Relief Society: meetings for women age 18 and older -Priesthood: age-oriented classes for boys and men 12 and older. Show more Show less