How I live my faith Copy and Share I live the gospel by actively trying to follow all of its teachings. I love what is taught, and how applicable it is to my life.
I strive to have my life in harmony with the teachings of Christ. I have done this by serving as varying roles for the church. I have been quorum president, fast offering coordinator, a home teacher, and on a youth committee planned various youth groups and activities. I earnestly try to fulfill the callings I receive to help my ward, and to serve the Lord. What is the Law of Chastity? We are to abstain from sex before marriage, and to have complete fidelity, or loyalty, during marriage.
This includes keeping our thoughts and actions clean, i. Sex is not an inherently bad thing. Keeping the Law of Chastity brings safety, happiness, peace, and self-respect. It also deepens married love and protects families. Our Father in Heaven knows what will bring us happiness, and so He has revealed how we are to live to gain that happiness.
Living this law has blessed my life in countless ways, and I know that it can bless your life just as much. Show more Show less Why do Mormon missionaries proselyte? Jake Hesen Copy and Share Mormon missionaries proselyte because it is one way that we attempt to share our message, and that message is the Gospel of Jesus Christ. This religion brings us happiness, peace, and joy, and as a result many of us have a desire to share with others.
Our missionaries go out and share the word as best as they can. They go and find people who are interested, and willing to learn, so that they too might have this joy. We recognize that not everyone wants to or will accept the message we share, and that is their right to do so, but we try our best to give every one an opportunity to hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and then make the decision if they wish to allow it into their lives.
Show more Show less Who wrote the Book of Mormon? It is another testament of the divinity and glory of Jesus Christ. Similar to the bible it is a collection of writings from ancient prophets, compiled and abridged into one smaller book. One prophet, named Mormon, collected all of these ancient writings, and throughout his life, complied and abridged all of these records into what we now have as the Book of Mormon.
Joseph Smith was led to this record, and through the power of God he translated them into English. It is a set of holy scripture that is to be used in corroboration with the Bible, for without one, neither can be true. Because of Him, you can overcome sin and experience everlasting joy. Brian Donahue was well versed in the Bible and had a strong religious upbringing, but he still felt something was missing. In his search to discover what that was, he never thought the answer would come directly from God.
The family is a divine building block of society that can bring so much joy into life. Watch this video to learn why we need to be a part of the family we have today, discover more about our ancestors, and how we can be with our families forever. For Mormons, going to church is more than just an hour or two, once a week. The church is a community where there are several organizations for women, youth and so much more. Watch this video to learn more about what the community means to Mormons.