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Hi I'm Stanton Herman

I am serving a mission in Denver, Colorado. I love the gospel. I am from North Carolina. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm just a kid. I love to play basketball. A lot of people probably don't know or understand how much I love that sport; it truly is a passion. Every day I have a checklist consisting of reading my scriptures, studying the gospel, working out to get stronger, and then playing or studying basketball in some way. But now, I am focusing my life on serving a mission. All the happiness I have ever known is attributed to my family and to the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Church and I grew up in it. I went through the motions for many years, relying upon the testimonies of my parents, and eventually falling away into the ways of the world due to my own lack of faith and testimony. I remember feeling despair and sorrow and loneliness. When I saw that I had no where to turn to, I decided to turn to the light. I realized that I needed a savior, someone to bear my burdens, remove my guilt, and strengthen me in my weakness. I found that Jesus Christ was and is that Savior and Redeemer. I realized that he always was and always is calling out to me, saying, "Come unto me. Find rest to your soul." He is at the head of this church. He reveals His word to his holy prophets. He appeared to the boy Joseph Smith and restored, through him, the Gospel that is His own. The very priesthood of God is on the Earth today, and it is here, in the Church of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

Each week I have attended sacrament meeting at my local ward and helped to pass and bless the sacrament to the members there. I have served in the young men's group there in many leadership positions. Now I will live my faith by serving and proselyting and spreading the good word of the Lord Jesus Christ.