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Hi I'm David

I have Six children, a beautiful wife, and a happy home and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised in the Northern Idaho and as such, have a sincere love for the outdoors. I love to waterski in the Summer and Snow Ski in the Winter. The fact that I had five sisters and no brothers enabled my father and I to become best friends. We did everything together and still today, outside of the relationship I share with my wife and children, his is the earthly relationship I cherish the most. I have also lived in Florida, Missouri and Arizona. Living in these different areas has allowed me to gain a real love for my country and all that it offers. I have also learned to love and openly accept the diversity of life and culture. Professionally, I provide mobility devices to individuals with disabilities. I love what I do for a living and the feeling it gives me every day. When i was 19, I served a mission for my church in the country of Ecuador. As a result, among other blessings received from that mission, I am now able to communicate fluently in spanish, a gift that has served me very well, both personally and professionally.

Why I am a Mormon

My parents were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints when I was born. I was therefore raised in this faith. When I was 8 years old, I was given the opportunity to become a member by being baptized. This was a huge day for me and my parents made sure that the decisioin was all mine. I was taught to pray and study the scriptures at an early age. Most importantly I was taught to recognize when I was being taught truth. As I prayed about my decision to be baptized, by heart was filled with all the wonderful emotions that we read about in the book of Galations, in regards to the fruits of the spirit. After praying about this decision and subsequently feeling the Love, Joy, Peace and Happiness that I have come to understand as the spirits way of communicating with me, I made the determination that this was the true church of Jesus Christ, and that my father in heaven wanted me to be baptized following the example of my Savior Jesus Christ. Since that moment, I have always done my best to live up to the expectations that my father in heaven has for me. I am far from perfect, but I genuinely do try to give my very best to him and to my fellowmen. Being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has given my life understanding and hope that I would truly be lost without. Hope is an interesing word, and perhaps my favorite in the english language. This is a world full of trial, struggle and hardship. But among these there is also hope, and with hope comes happiness, joy and peace. The Gospel message found in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is a message of hope. All of the truths and doctrine that Christ himself placed on the earth during his minstry have been restored and they are found here in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I have countless life experiences that testify of this very thing. I know it to be true and that is why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

In my professional career, I have the unique opportunity of serving the disabled. I believe that the love I have for my Savior, Jesus Christ and the truths I have found as a member of his church have enabled me to be more sympathetic to my fellowmen. I recognize my own weaknesses, for they are many, but I also trust that as the scriptures teach us, with faith, our weaknesses can become strengths. My family is my greatest testament and legacy to my faith. In my efforts to love them and serve them as I know my Heavenly Father wants me to, I have learned many things about myself, things that will help me be of better service to not only them, but to anyone who may be in need of assistance. Honesty is indeed the best policy. What good is a life void of integrity and filled with mistrust. We are commanded to be honest in all our dealings with our fellowman, and although I am certain there have been moments where I have fallen short, I have quickly recognized my errors and made every effort to rectify them. I believe the best way to live my faith is to show my love for my Savior, not by words alone, but by my actions. Along with my wife and six children, we have committed to invite at least one family per month that we do not know well enough, into our home, to perhaps know them better. By this act, little by little, we can share with as many as possible that which we know to be true and perhaps, lighten the load or burden of another. Serving in this manner has allowed each member of my family to open up and recognize our responsibility to serve. This is how our Savior taught us to live, and we really do try and emulate him.