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Hi I'm Marc Ole Hansen

I was born in Salt Lake City, born and raised. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I was a swimmer before my mission, I went at it for about 10 years and became the Murray High school swim team captain. I also am an Eagle Scout and love the outdoors. everything from river rafting, to skiing, and backpacking. I have done a lot of landscaping and other home related work including, re-roofing, doing swamp coolers, doing sprinkler systems and much more. I love my family with 5 sisters and 2 brothers. Above this I love my Heavenly father, Jesus Christ and many other good people I have had the honor to meet.

Why I am a Mormon

I believe with all my soul and heart that God lives, and he appeared to Joseph Smith in the sacred grove and revealed to him the full truth. because of that I can't deny the many blessings of afflictions and love in my life and I have learned to love them all. God lives, and I know that it can get hard to learn this or relearn this. I also know that God, Jesus, and countless others are praying we make it back, so don't worry.

How I live my faith

Well, I think that service is the best way to get to learn and connect with people. I always jump on service in my ward, neighborhood and stake. I am also a very active member which gives me many chances to learn and communicate with other people around me. I have taught lessons, lead service projects, and participated in many jobs, duties and callings in my local area.

What is the Atonement of Jesus Christ? Why was it necessary for Jesus Christ to sacrifice His life?

Marc Ole Hansen
This is a hard question to answer, if anyone really wants to know about the Atonement I would recommend studying it and acting on what you find and feel. I hope this partial answer will help though. I believe the Atonement of Jesus Christ was a sacrifice of the only pure child of God. It was done so that we didn't have to feel that shame, guilt, anger, frustration, anxiety, fear, and other negative effects of of our mistakes. What I have noticed in myself with applying the Atonement of Jesus Christ is that I don't feel any remorse or guilt of my sins but I do remember how I felt when I did sin. I also noticed a strengthened will to keep clean and pure of my mistakes. Jesus Christ also had to die for us so He could conquer all trials that we face. He had to know what it was like to suffer physical and spiritual death. This is shown when Christ prays to his Eternal Father asking "Why hast thou forsaken me?" If there was anything that happened here on Earth that was important, necessary, or full of Charity it was the Atonement. Please take time to discover it, read it, and especially live it. I know that if Christ did this then he would not stop talking to us about how to use it and learn of it. I believe he has called Jose Show more Show less