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Hi I'm Paul Erick Palacio

I grew up in the Philippines, currently serving as a missionary in Provo Utah Mission and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I'm Paul Erick Palacio, was converted in the church with my bestfriend and got baptize in the same time. Super sporty, I've tried to play a different kind of variety of sports and love playing in leagues. I've played Basketball, Volleyball, Chess and my favorite martial art which is Arnis/Cali during my high school . I love swimming , tabletennis and an aspirant musician, entrepreneur and an Arnis player hoping to be part of the Arnis Combatan in the Philippines which is one of the original martial arts in the Philippines way back then. Music is part of my existence, I sing a lot while taking shower but not that really good singer. I've had the chance to perform in a concert in the SM EDSA Skydome with a group and met different artist from national and International. I'm seeking for improvements and still looking forward to get back in the stage and perform infront of the crowd. I love travelling to different places and see the beauty of God's wonderful creations. I love applying science chemistry whenever I'm cooking which basically i do experiment to the food- I love to cook and eating different kind of food styles. Watching movies and reading books is my indoor hobbies. And I love my Savior , my Father in Heaven and my family so much they're my resource of strength!!

Why I am a Mormon

Being only a member in this faith was really hard. There were time when i was about to leave and forget my family because i've had felt that I wasn't part of my own family anymore because they do have a different faith. However, Heavenly Father and the Savior Jesus Christ saved me when inwas broke they responded through the power of Holy Ghost and received an impression and question. The question was -WHAT WAS YOUR REASON WHY YOU JOIN THIS CHURCH? my answer was- i truly believe that this is the only true church of Jesus Christ and i'd prayed about this and received an spiritual answer and that families can be together forever and I was pondering if I'll leave and forget my family that they were my family how can they receive the same happiness that I'm enjoying right now? How can I say that families can be forever if I'll just stop and leave? How can I become the means of their salvation? How can I express that I truly love my family? So I decided to stay and tried to show them the best example that I could be before leaving to serve as a full-time missionary in Provo Utah Mission. I've seen how Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ are aware of my situation because I have witnessed many miracles in my life.

How I live my faith

Well, it is not an easy one to live my faith because this church is basically so demanding there are heaps of standards to keep abreast. However, I truly believe that this is His only true Church , the Church of Jesus Christ in these latter days and because this is His restored church I will strive to live my faith despite of complexities and unfairs in this mortal world. I do know that the Savior, Jesus Christ will always be there for me no matter what , to help me, guide me, walk with me as long as I am following Him faithfully. I love my Father in Heaven and my Savior, Jesus Christ. I resolve to serving them as a full-time missionary in His vineyard to call and help my brothers and sisters that are kept from the truth and help them recognize back to the path that Heavenly Father had provided since from the beggining. It is such a humbling and thrilling experience for me to be part of a great and marvelous work of God. I felt the longing of Our Father in Heaven towards His children to be back with Him and to be like Him. I'm striving to develop the Christlike in my life though I fell short a lot of times but I know that He will cover all my shortcomings because He personally Atone me from my infirmities. If I fell down I will rise up again and again and again and again and again until the day that my Savior will say to me "You have Endured well!" I'm not afraid because I have a Savior, Jesus Christ and that He is your Savior too!