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Hi I'm Scott Johnson

Music is my life! I am a husband, and soon, a Father, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm 25 years old. I LOVE music. Music is my life. I am a singer, songwriter, and musician. My "weapon" of choice is the guitar. On weekends I used to perform in a restaurant and share my love of music with those around me. I do this every chance I get...so don't tempt me. I love playing songs and writing songs that people can relate to so that they can enjoy the music better. I'm a young adult just trying to help myself be the best I can be and make the most of my life. I am currently working full time and going to school full time so that our baby can grow up in a loving and secure home. I am the 4th of 5 children. I love my family. Family is one of the most important things in my life. I would not be anywhere near who I am today without them. I love my wife! She is my best friend and the most amazing woman I have ever met. We have been married for 2 years now and love every minute of it. I love being adventurous and active. This includes going on short hikes, playing guitar in the canyon and doing...and sometimes eating all sorts of extreme things to see what I'm capable of. I like pushing myself to my limits and then some. It's a fun way to live. I served a full time mission speaking Spanish in the Knoxville Tennessee area. I met my wife there as well as she was a Sister missionary at the time. We became great friends out there and pursued dating once we returned home. Super amazing people there. I love the Southern culture.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised Mormon, however, I believe everyone (even members) need to say that they have truly been converted to the gospel. This came to me when I was around 16 years old. I had been going through a hard time in my life and wasn't very happy with the choices I was making. So I turned to God to give me those answers. Knowing His word is contained within the Book of Mormon, as well as the Bible, I read and prayed about the truth of the Book of Mormon and tried living my life in the way that the books instruct how God wants us to live. The answer I got was a peaceful and calm acknowledgment that what I was praying about was true. As I tried to live in such a way that the gospel instructs I have found the most peace in my life. However, us all being imperfect and human, there were times since then that I made mistakes and turned down roads that didn't bring the most joy. One thing I did learn though is that no matter how hard life got, the gospel always seemed to be the answer and always pulled me through the trial. Now I am a little older, but I am still a learning and growing child of God. I know He loves me and wants the best for me. I love all the answers to my questions that this church has provided in pure simplicity that could educate still even the most educated of people. No other place on earth have I found more lasting peace and joy than in this church. I love being a Mormon!

How I live my faith

I served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I was called to the Knoxville, Tennessee Spanish speaking mission. The duration in which I willingly served this cause was two years. May 2010-May 2012. I loved sharing the message of the gospel with those around me. Definitely a top favorite experience in my life. I am grateful to the Lord for the opportunity I had. I now try to be an example to those around me of our Savior's love, even though I don't serve Him full time in another part of the world as a missionary, I still want to say and do what He would say and do. I believe all people, no matter what, should practice what they preach. I try to always be of service to those around me and share my beliefs whenever I can.

How do I become a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church)?

Scott Johnson
Contact the Missionaries! They will talk to you, visit you, and teach you more about our faith. As they teach you and as you follow the commitments they extend to you with a sincere heart that is yearning to learn, you WILL gain your own testimony about the truth of the church. They will invite you to be baptized and receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. Do this and you will become a member of the Church. From there, you need to keep living by the teachings outlined and do what it takes to remain close to God. He will bless your life in more ways than you have ever dreamed possible. It has happened in my life. I know it can happen in yours. Show more Show less

What blessings can you receive from reading the Book of Mormon, the Bible, and other scriptures?

Scott Johnson
You can receive many blessings from reading the Book of Mormon. I have put it to the test for myself. It has aided me in every single area of life I have needed help in whatever it may have been, big or small. Peace of mind, answers, comfort when you don't think you can go another day. The blessing are endless as far as the positives of it go. Show more Show less

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Scott Johnson
The best ways I have been able to get the know Heavenly Father in my life follow steps. First it all starts with prayer. Prayer is literally communication between God and His children. Then we need to be productive and work to find our answer. Think about ways you can find the answer to your questions by searching the scriptures, pondering, doing something productive. I promise you that God will answer your prayers. It may not be in the timing you wanted it, or the answer that you expected...sometimes not even the answer you wanted to hear, but I promise you that God loves you and will answer your prayer in the way you need it most to become the best person you possibly can be. After we pray and search for the answer and receive answers, this will increase your faith in Heavenly Father which in turn helps you more closely get to know him. Show more Show less