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Hi I'm Jared

I am a husband and father and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I enjoy fishing, camping, and spending time with my family and friends. I am going to college online in order to get my Bachelor's degree in Psychology. I am currently employed as a Social Service Worker. My family is very important to me and I do my best to make sure that my wife and children take a high priority and are not neglected. I believe strongly that the most important work we can do is within the walls of our home. I look for balance in church, home, work, and school and still struggle finding that balance, but through prayer and help from family and friends I am finding a way to balance everything.

Why I am a Mormon

Many people would assume that I am a Mormon just because that is what I was raised as, but that is not the only reason. I had to come to the knowledge of Jesus Christ and his gospel for myself. I gained my testimony through prayer and faith, and the feeling in my heart and a thought in my mind that all that I have learned is true. I am a Mormon because I believe that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has the fullness of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I know this Church is the true Church of Jesus Christ here on the earth. I know that this Church was restored by a prophet named Joseph Smith and I know he talked face to face with Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. I know that the Book of Mormon is true and that it was translated by the gift and power of God. It is meant to be a companion to the Bible and to testify of Jesus Christ. I know that Jesus Christ lives and is the Savior of the World. I know that through him and only him we can return to live with our Heavenly Father. This is my testimony and why I am a Mormon. I hope that anyone that reads this feels of the truthfulness of this gospel.

How I live my faith

I very much enjoy the opportunities to serve others and help others each day. I do my best to live my faith through service and obeying God's commandments. I believe it is important to practice what you preach and be an example. I am not perfect, but I do my best each day to live the gospel of Jesus Christ and be a friend to everyone. I believe that being united is the best way to accomplish everything and a I try to bring that into any situation that my family and I face.

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