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Hi I'm Matysen Evensen

I've grown up in Utah. I'm twenty years old and the middle child in a family of seven. Ohio Cincinnati Mission. l'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm from Taylorsville, Utah and I'm currently serving as a full-time missionary in the Ohio Cincinnati Mission. I love my family more than anything and I want to be a pediatric nurse practitioner when I grow up. Or a business woman. I haven't decided yet, but that's okay. I'm 6'3'' and love to play ball, as in basketball. That's what I did before my mission and while that's important to me, I know it doesn't define me either. What really defines me is my testimony of my Savior Jesus Christ.

Why I am a Mormon

Because the Holy Ghost bore witness to my spirit that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is true. I know that God is my loving Heavenly Father and that He has a very specific plan for me. He has a plan for all of His children to return to live with Him. I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God and it was translated by Joseph Smith, who is a true prophet of God. I know that reading, studying, and pondering the Book of Mormon can heal our very souls because it turns us to the Savior. He is my Redeemer, brother, and friend. I know that He lives!

How I live my faith

I live my faith by doing the little things all the time. Studying my scriptures, praying to my Heavenly Father, turning outward and serving family, friends, and strangers. These things help me live my faith. I am currently serving as a full time missionary, but before that I taught children in the nursery on Sundays. After my mission, I'll continue to serve the way Jesus Christ showed us for my discipleship will have just begun.