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Hi I'm Olakunle Alawa

I was born and brought up in Nigeria in a family 6 am youngest in my family and only member of this church am proud to be Mormon"

About Me

I am tall dark in complexion I like hanging out with friend I love rugby love going for church activities

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon being a member of this great kingdom as help me grown spiritually it as change life for good as a Mormon all what have learn are right and true principle of Jesus Christ as a Mormon I was thought the principle to live a Christ like life and I will always be Mormon because of the truthfulness of the Gospel been thought "l am a Mormon" proud ONE.

How I live my faith

I am a missionary I my ward I was called as assistant ward mission leader, I was a/so ward single adult rep for my ward single adults currently I serve as ward assistant clerk this as help me increase and my faith am to home teach some family,I try as much as possible tell people about the restored gospel of Jesus Christ doing has me to live my faith

Who was Joseph Smith?

Olakunle Alawa
Joseph Smith Jr. was born in 1805 in Sharon, Windsor County, Vermont, to Joseph and Lucy Mack Smith. He had 10 brothers and sisters. His parents taught him to pray, read the Bible, and to have faith in God. At age 14, as an answer to fervent prayer, Joseph saw God the Father and His Son, Jesus Christ, in his First Vision. At age 17, Joseph began to receive heavenly messengers who prepared him for his role in the Restoration of the Church of Jesus Christ to the earth. He was a prophet, just like Moses, Isaiah and others in biblical times. He was strengthened by God to fulfill His mission much as was Jeremiah who said, “Ah Lord God! Behold I cannot speak: for I am a child. But the Lord said unto me, Say not I am a child: for thou shalt go to all that I shall send thee, and whatsoever I command thee thou shalt speak Jr. wa Show more Show less

What is the priesthood?

Olakunle Alawa
The priesthood is the authority to act in God’s name. The same priesthood authority that existed in the original Church established by Jesus Christ exists in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints today. The Church is directed and led through this authority. All male members of the Church who are prepared receive the priesthood in order to help lead the Church and serve Heavenly Father’s children. A man with the priesthood might serve in some of the following ways: Leading congregations of the Church Performing the ordinances of the Church, such as baptism Blessing those who are sick God expects those who hold this sacred priesthood authority to follow the example of Jesus Christ and serve with love, gentleness, and kindness. Show more Show less