Hi I'm James
I was born in Cleveland, OH USA. I work in facilities management. I'm a Mormon.
I am a husband and father. I work in facilties management and deal with HVAC systems on a regular basis. I met my wife in college and we were married in the Oakland California Temple. We have five children ages 13,15,17,19 and 21. My early life was spent as a member of another faith. Although this faith was full of wonderful people there were too many unanswered questions about life. For several years I did not participate in any religious activity until I one day found The Book of Mormon at the public library. I read it over the course of two years and it has changed my life. I was a baptised a member of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1985.
Why I am a Mormon
I am Mormon for a variety of reasons. The Plan of Salvation contains the only answers to questions I have had about where we came from and why we are here on Earth. The Book of Mormon is the most important book in our religion with clear and present-minded teachings contained inside its pages. I have learned great, yet simple truths, that help me live my life to bless the lives of those around me as well as with great personal satisfaction.
How I live my faith
Heavenly Father has provided us with the Plan of Salvation as a guide to live our lives. The knowledge of WHERE we came from, WHY we are here and WHERE we are going helps me to understand my purpose in this life. I am not perfect, and can only be made so through the Atonement, but through our faith we can best bless the lives of those around us. By striving to live by my faith I have learned that the bad times are not so bad and ther good times are whole lot better.