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Hi I'm Brandon Cooke

I am from Lexington, Kentucky. I am serving a mission. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently serving a mission and am having a great time doing so. I am 18 and I started my mission on July 15th 2015 and will be serving till 2017.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church, but even so it was still necessary to obtain my own testimony and faith in the church. I study the scriptures and pray to know that this is the true church. I know that I was born into the true church and am glad that I was able to learn of the church from a very young age.

How I live my faith

I am serving as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is a lot of fun, but it requires a lot of faith and perseverance. It is my calling to share the gospel with anyone and everyone I meet. My companion and I work hard together to try to bring others unto Christ.

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Brandon Cooke
It is not required, but for male members of the church age 18 or so it is an expectation. As I decided whether or not to serve a mission, a major reason for me to serve was because I knew is was very "expected" of me to go, but as I fully committed myself to serve a mission, I realized that it would be a very spiritually uplifting and (possibly) fun experience. I am glad that I chose to do so and it has been the best decision I have made in my entire life so far. Show more Show less