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Hi I'm Jeremy Grisel

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My wife and I are the parents of 4 wonderful and energetic children ages 4 to 11. I have worked as a physical therapist for the last 10 years. I was able to serve a mission for two years in Argentina when I was 19 years old and enjoy speaking Spanish whenever I get the chance. I teach karate classes in my spare time in the evenings. I do this mainly for my children's benefit, but their friends and others have been invited. I grew up practicing martial arts and it greatly blessed my life and hope to pass on the blessings to others. In my free time I enjoy playing ultimate frisbee with friends, jogging, and exercising. I also enjoy reading biographies of inspiring people. My wife and I enjoy going on walks, watching movies, and talking about the funny things our kids do every day.

Why I am a Mormon

I love Christ. I owe Him everything. It has been made known to me through the Holy Spirit that His church is on the earth with the same authority and organization that existed when He walked the earth with his apostles. That church is the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

How I live my faith

I try to start my day with vocal prayer and scripture study. This helps me handle the challenges of the day in a much more productive and Christ-like manner. I try to live each day based on the fact that I will stand before my Savior at some point in the future and be held accountable in the way I lived what He taught. This causes me to feel a great need to repent daily. Whether I am at work, teaching a karate class, worshipping at church, or within the walls of my own home, I try to act in a way that invites those around me to come unto Christ. At church I serve as a counselor in the stake presidency which involves traveling on Sundays to offer leadership support to the leaders in other congregations in our area. I get to go around and testify of the reality of Jesus Christ and His mighty Atonement. It is a great privilege and honor for me to get to do this. During the week I also go and visit families and encourage them on their path back to their Heavenly Father.

What is a ward/stake/branch?

Jeremy Grisel
A ward is a congregation that meets together on Sundays. It usually consists of about 150 to 400 people. A branch is a smaller congregation. A stake is a group of wards (congregations) that are located in a geographic area. Show more Show less