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Hi I'm Matthew Rawlings

I was born and raised in Utah. I graduated high school with a 2-year college diploma. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

All throughout high school I played Varsity lacrosse. I love being active and being outside. I have played the piano for 11 years and occasionally still play for audiences. I graduated high school with my associates degree. I am serving a mission in Hong Kong China and plan to go to BYU afterwards.

Why I am a Mormon

I was very lucky to be born into a family that lives and loves this gospel. While growing up, I had to eventually break off my parents testimony and find out for myself if this was the true church. But after reading the Book of Mormon and praying about it, I knew without a doubt that this is the true church. I'm know that Thomas S. Monson is a living prophet that provides counsel and direction for the church. I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God and is another testament of Jesus Christ. I know that the truth was restored back to this earth through the prophet Joseph Smith and I know that he saw Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. I know that Christ died and atoned for us that we may repent of our sins and be made whole through him. The atonement has made a huge impact in my life and has helped my stay on the straight and narrow path of righteousness.

How I live my faith

Every morning I do my daily prayer and scripture study, study Cantonese, and prepare lessons. I ponder on what I can improve on and what I can do to be a more productive and successful missionary. I do my best to focus on those around me and find out what I can do to serve them.