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Hi I'm Dennis

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised on a farm in Idaho. My younger brother and I were truly born of goodly parents who taught us to work hard and yet have fun in life. I am the father of eight children and have the most wonderful wife in the world. We have fourteen grandchildren. My wife is my absolute best friend and we love living life together. We have lived in Ohio for the past twenty years and find it to be a wonderful place to live. We enjoy the strong family and religious values present in our community. I am the President and CEO of a multi-state provider of physical therapy services and a Certified Public Accountant. I enjoy going places and doing things with my family. My wife and I enjoy gardening and researching our ancestors.

Why I am a Mormon

I know the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is true. I have prayed and received an answer to my prayers as to the truthfulness of the Church and the Book of Mormon through the power of the Holy Ghost. The Gospel of Jesus Christ teaches of those things that are truly important in life. The Gospel helps me to find true happiness in life and teaches me how to be a better husband, father and grandfather. Through the teachings of the Church and the Book of Mormon I have come to know my Savior, Jesus Christ. I have a testimony of the atonement and know that it is only in and through the atonement of Jesus Christ that I can return to my Heavenly Father. Through the atonement of the Savior I gain the strength to overcome challenges and trials, face disappointments and become a better person. The restored Gospel - the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - teaches these truths and provides all of the necessary ordinances that will allow me and my family to be together throughout eternity and to live again with our Heavenly Father. The Gospel gives me the strength and tools to live in the world of today and remain happy.

How I live my faith

I currently serve as the President of our Stake. This provides me with an opportunity to become friends with many individuals throughout Northwest Ohio that I would otherwise not have the opportunity to do so. I strive to live and teach the principles of the Gospel in an effort to help others Come Unto Christ. I have previously served as the Bishop of my ward here in Ohio and also while we lived in California. I enjoy serving others and trying to uplift and provide words of encouragement to those whom I associate with on a daily basis. I enjoy sharing my testimony of the truthfulness of the Gospel with others and how the Gospel makes life worth living as it provides the framework and roadmap for a truly happy life.

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

By studying the scriptures we can learn about the Savior's teachings and His life. As we come to know more about Him and try to emulate Him and what He did with His life in serving others we will come to know Him better. When we seek forgiveness and strength through the atonement and come to realize the great love that Jesus Christ has for us our faith in Him will increase. Show more Show less