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Hi I'm Mason

I was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, I grew up in Texas, and I love sports. I'm a missionary, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am 18 years old and just graduated from high school. I am a football player and have played just about every other sport over the years. I love the outdoors and spend as much time in my local mountains as possible where I ski, hike, snowmobile, and camp. before living in Utah I did a lot of my growing up in Texas and love it there just as much as Utah. I come from a family of farmers who are strong members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I love music and currently play the guitar. I have also played the cello in the past but guitar is much more enjoyable to me. I love to try knew things and experience life to the fullest and I believe getting out into the world is the best way to do so.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I believe in Jesus Christ. I know he lived, paid for the sins of all people, died, and then rose again. I know that he will come again to gather his true disciples and I know that by being a member of this church and following its teachings, I can qualify to be one of these disciples. I know that despite my imperfections, I can be made whole again through the sacrifice Jesus Christ made known as the atonement. I am a Mormon because I have experienced the joy that it brings to me, my family, and all who faithfully remain true. I know that life is not easy, but through the power of Jesus Christ, I can do all things because he will be there with me and help me along the path. I know that the Book of Mormon is true. It is the keystone of our religion and it testifies of all aspects of it. I have felt the Holy Ghost testify to me of it's truth and I have felt the power that comes from the application of its teachings. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet and that prophets walk among us today, guiding us with instruction that comes directly from out Heavenly Father. I know that Heavenly Father loves us and wants us to return to him. This is why he sent his son. This is why he has provided a plan revealed to us through scriptures and our prophets that if followed, will guide us directly back to him. I am a Mormon because I know my Savior loves me and I know this world is not the end.

How I live my faith

I have been a youth leader within my ward for years. I participate in local service projects when given the opportunity. I also attend church events as often as I can and try to remain involved in the Church's youth program. I believe this program has the power to do so much good in youths' lives. It shapes and molds us into good people and good members of the Church. I am preparing to serve as a missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints where I will be serving the people of Curitiba, Brazil. for two years I will be working to spread the word of this gospel to the people there and bring others to the knowledge of this glorious gospel.