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Hi I'm Nathanael Chilson

I'm a Mormon, I am from Rochester, NY and presently I am serving a mission in the Philippines, Naga Mission

About Me

I have been a member of the Church of Jesus Christ all my life I am 18 years old and am awaiting my departure to the Provo MTC to prepare for my full-time mission to the Philippines Naga Mission. I am really excited about that totally unexpected! Post mission I will be attending BYU-Idaho. I love sports especially football I played 4 years of high school, and I play quite a bit of basketball as well. I have a passion for music as well be it vocal, piano, or trombone I do all of them pretty well. I am an Eagle Scout as well.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have studied and prayed to God to know that this is the only true church on the Earth at this time. Being introduced to the gospel was easy because my parents are both active members so they raised me and my siblings as Mormons. I know that the Book of Mormon is true and that Joseph Smith saw God the Father and his Son Jesus Christ and that they called Joseph to be the prophet of the restoration. I know that Jesus Christ is my Savior and through him we can all repent, and be better and one day receive eternal life and live with God again in his presence. God loves all of his children and wants all of his children to return and live with him again and through his plan of happiness that is possible because of his Son Jesus Christ he is our perfect example and if we head to his gospel as best as we can we will be rewarded with great joy in the life to come.

How I live my faith

I am very involved in many different parts of my ward, I am still in a family ward living with my family. I spend a lot of time with the missionaries in my ward in preparation from my mission, they are all really awesome to work with I like it a lot. I think that in this church everything is centered around Christ and that it is important to be an example of him in all that we do as best as we can.