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Hi I'm Jonny Peterson

I was raised in Utah. I am on a mission in Oakland, California. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Jonny. I am a huge history buff. I love studying about World War II. I also like watching BYU football. I love "Lord of the Rings" and "Star Wars." I also like watching a lot of the old war movies and documentaries. I have a big family (4 brothers and 4 sisters). I am the 7th of nine. I love studying the scriptures. Seminary (A religious class) has also been one of my favorite classes. In high school I ran cross-country and wrestled. Sports have always been important to me. I am registered to go to college at Brigham Young University, Idaho. I am really excited because I love learning.

Why I am a Mormon

I sincerely believe that the Book of Mormon is the word of God and that Thomas s. Monson is His prophet today. I love the Lord and the doctrines he teaches in his organized church. My love for the Savior grows every day. The more I learn about our doctrine, the more I know it is true. I sincerely want to follow my Savior.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to share my testimony through my actions. I try to be nice to others and to be happy. I also like to reach out to people and follow the example of Jesus Christ. I was an assistant to my bishop to help the young men from 16-18 years old in my ward. I am now serving a two year, full time mission in California. I love teaching about the Book of Mormon and of the Mission of Jesus Christ.

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Jonny Peterson
We do not worship Joseph Smith. We worship God. We believe that God has called Joseph Smith as a prophet and that Jesus Christ restored the true church through the prophet Joseph Smith. Show more Show less