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Hi I'm Sam Mathis

I grew up in South Dakota, I love running in the rain, and I'm a mormon.

About Me

I am a middle child of 3, I grew up in the church, but my dad was not a member growing up. I worked hard in school and received many academic awards and I'm in the National Honors Society. I have overcome some hard learning issues and still graduated from early morning seminary and high school. I am getting ready to serve a full time mission in the Mesa AZ American Sign Language mission. I am so excited to serve the people there and be able to serve my Heavenly Father. Even though my dad is not a member he has always been very supportive of me and he taught me that even when the world has differences we are all still children of God. And he loves each and every one of us!

Why I am a Mormon

I love the sense of community, and love the members give me even when I don't feel like I need of want it. The gospel has blessed my so much throughout my life and has humbled me so that I may know more about God, so that he may so me the way.

How I live my faith

Right now I am 2 assistant in my priest's quorum, and I do regular home teaching with the bishop's 1 counselor. I have given many talks throughout the years, I've been told that I am a good speaker but I also am very shy, and I get nervous when I don't know what to say. I pray for others and my family all the time that they may know God as I do, so that I can shed Christ's love for me.