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Hi I'm Shayne

I grew up in the U.S. I now work in the Medical IT field, as a consultant. I love sports, and the outdoors. I 'm a Mormon.

About Me

My wife and I met in High School. She wrote me letters for two years while I served a mission in Pennsylvania. (Where we also now live.) While I was away teaching the gospel and learning Spanish, my wife was finishing high school, and entering nursing school. I have been married to my best friend for 21 years now. We are raising 3 wonderful children. As a a traveling consultant, I stay busy flying to different regions of the United States to help with project management and Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software installations. As a family we enjoy reading, sports, camping, nature walks, and spending time together. My son and I enjoy shooting and hunting, especially with our Labrador retriever "Moose". All this along with busy church responsibilities, coaching basketball and driving to dance lessons, I would have it no other way. I love my life and my family.

Why I am a Mormon

Not having grown up in the church, I am familiar with life outside of a christian influence. Being a Latter Day Saint means everything to me. It is a committed way of life, not to a Church or organization, but to my Father in Heaven, and to his Son, Jesus Christ. The faith that fills my soul, and guides my very way of being is powerful. The benfits of socializing with friends and family in a like minded setting is amazing, yet secondary to the conviction of truth that burns within my spirit. I love being a Mormon and feel great joy in sharing that fact with as many who have a desire to listen. Being a member of the Mormon church is one of the greatest lifelong blessings I have ever received. I am very grateful.

How I live my faith

My family is very active in church. I have the priviledge of sharing the gospel all the time. My wife works closely with all the women of the church we attend. It is amazing to feel the power of God touch the lives of others. We have weekly youth activities, and my daughter even has leadership meetings for her youth group. As a family, we read scriptures together and pray daily together. We organize weekly family lessons and activities and turn off the TV to spend time learning about Jesus and have fun together.

What is the Book of Mormon?

Shayne
The Book of Mormon is a true book of scripture written by prophets who lived in the Americas from 600 B.C-400 A.D. As a book of scripture, The Book of Mormon testifies of the Savior and His teachings. It teaches us of God's dealings with prophets in the Americas, and makes it clear that God will always use prophets to teach his children. By using the Book of Mormon and the Bible, both as scripture, we can become better informed of God's plan for us. We can have stronger faith and live better lives based on principles of eternal truth. I am grateful for the Book of Mormon and it's powerful influence in my life. Show more Show less