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Hi I'm Andrew Bench

I'm from Colorado. I have recently received my mission call! I love the gospel! I'm A Mormon!

About Me

I love the outdoors, so camping and hiking are things I love to do. I love the sport wrestling! Wrestling has brought so many traveling opportunities. I've been to 24 of the 50 states and went to London, Budapest and slovakia on a trip for a international team. I have recently been called on a mission and been assigned to labor in the Columbus Ohio Mission! I love the gospel of Jesus Christ and I can't wait to share it with others.

Why I am a Mormon

So I was born into a Mormon family and have been taught since I was little about Jesus Christ, The Book of Mormon, Joseph Smith and the temples. I relied on my parents testimony a lot and did so until my Freshman year in High School. Then is when I had to gain a testimony and be able to stand for it. I did waver at times and I did struggle and still do, but I have the atonement of Jesus Christ and it has brought so much joy into my life. I know that if I continue to be strong in my testimony that I can be with my family forever. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet called of God and that he did see and hear Jesus Christ and Heavenly Father. I know that I have a loving Heavenly father who knows me by name and knows my daily struggles. I know The Book of Mormon to be true. I know that it is another testament of Jesus Christ and that it contains the guidance that I need in hard times. I know that my Heavenly Father hears and answers prayers. I know that if I am faithful and do the little things daily that I can receive blessings and one day return to live with my Heavenly Father. I know that Thomas S. Monson is a prophet today and that he can and does receive revalation to lead and guide the church. I know this to be true in the name of Jesus Christ, Amen.

How I live my faith

The calling I currently have is my Mission call. For two years I'll be in the Columbus Ohio area preaching and teaching the gospel of Jesus Christ. I love do service for those who are home bound and visiting with those who are not able to make to church all the time as their home teacher.

Why do Mormon missionaries proselyte?

Andrew Bench
The Missionaries proselyte because that's what we have been commanded "Go ye therefore, and teach all nations." (Matthew 28:19) It's the best and easiest way for them to find and share their message with those not of our faith. Show more Show less