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Hi I'm Joksh

I grew up in the Philippines and also in the Mormon church. I know that Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ lives and they love us.

About Me

Teenage and I am the oldest child. I grew up in the church for years and learned a lot. I like reading scriptures especially the Book of Mormon. I also like drawing, editing, designing, taking photographs, watching movies, listening to musics, reading inspirational stories and staying in the church, having good friends, having the gospel in my life, and being a member of the church of Jesus Christ of latter-day Saints. I studied computer 2D animation for four months and successfully graduated and learned arts and character designing especially Japanese anime. As a teenager and a mortal, I know that this life would not be that easy as what all people wanted but I have a testimony that the Gospel and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are true and that the Gospel has an enabling power to make one happy despite of worldly challenges, weaknesses and imperfections that we have.

Why I am a Mormon

I chose to become a Mormon for this is where I found true happiness. Having the Gospel had helped me open my spiritual eyes and was able to see many things behind this life. I always pray and tried to treasure the things what this church offered to everyone and I find it true and powerful that could make anyone happy not only in this earthly life but even thru eternity. Having the Gospel is like having a knowledge that Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ love us. It was wonderful to know that we are God's children. I know and I learned that challenges and temptations will always come to test or even destroy us. By accepting and following the Gospel, I was able to receive strength in every mortal battle and heavenly guidance to be in the right path and warnings of great dangers. This gospel is the only answer and a tool for our temporal and spiritual hunger and survival.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to become like the Savior Jesus Christ. Through the Savior's purpose, examples and his teachings I received strength to stand and fight in this battle of mortality. I teach people about the Gospel of Jesus Christ and how families can be blessed through this message.

Who was Joseph Smith?

Joksh
Joseph Smith Jr., a 14 year old boy. He was in america and grew together with his family that is full of religious excitement and seeking for truth. Joseph, in his young age, witnessed different sects and religion competing and claiming for truth that was built and raised in that time. Their wars of words and tumult opinions caused Joseph's great confusion having a thought of "which was right or are they all wrong?, If one of them is right, which of them?" Joseph turned to the bible for guidance and read James 1:5, saying that anyone that is lack of wisdom, they can ask God. Young boy Joseph, followed what was counseled in bible, which is to pray and ask God. In the spring of 1820, two Heavenly beings appeared to Joseph Smith. He saw the God the Father and Jesus Christ. Joseph Smith Jr. was a true Prophet called of God and also a Prophet of restoration. Because Through him, the true Church of Jesus Christ was restored again in the earth that was lost before. Show more Show less