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Hi I'm Rulon Stacey

Hi, I'm a husband, father, grandfather, healthcare executive, author...and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a father of four and grandfather of two. I am married to the kindest woman you would ever want to meet. We enjoy traveling and being together as a family whenever we can. In my spare time, I am the CEO of an award willing healthcare system with more than 5,000 employees who I love working with. I am also Chairman of our world-wide professional organization covering 40,000 members in 38 countries. I feel fortunate to live a full life...and every now and again, fly fish!

Why I am a Mormon

I am the CEO of billion dollar organization and work in concert with people I respect very, very much. I work every day to find ways to make the organization work, while striving to be the best husband and father I can be. I travel the world teaching people management lessons and how to make an organization good. But, in my heart, I know that it is only through the Gospel of Jesus Christ that I can find any true happiness, or any truth about leadership or people. I am a Mormon because for 50 years I have learned bit by bit that this is the literal Church of Jesus Christ on the earth. The same that existed when he was on the earth himself. I have come to that knowledge and used that knowledge in my life. I encourage you to do the same.

How I live my faith

I am painfully aware that every day I fall short of living my life like the Savior lived his. Yet....that remains my goal, and every day I try all the harder. I work to live his example in my personal and professional life, and I believe that every day I try, I get a bit closer. It is certainly a life-long journey. Never-the-less, I workd to follow the challenge of the Savior to be perfect. And so it seems possible to get up and try harder every day.

What do Mormons believe about Jesus Christ? Do Mormons believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God?

Rulon Stacey
I believe that Jesus Christ is my Savior and Redeemer. I believe that only by and through him will we be able to return and live once again with the God of Heaven. I do have to tell you that few things hurt more than when people proudly and ignorantly tell me that I am not a Christian, and that further more, I don't even know who Christ is. I served a mission for my Church In North Carolina. During that time I developed a firm and abiding love for the New Testament. As an adult, I have traveled to the Holy Land and sat in the Garden tomb; walked along Jordon, and felt the power in the Mt. of Beatitudes. I do feel bad when people imply that I don't know who he is. He is the Son of God, the great mediator with the Father....the way, the truth and the life. I love the Bible and have spent thousands of hours studying it. I am also thrilled that there is another record of his teachings on The American Continent. That does not lessen my love for or belief in his teachings in the Old World. Rather, it serves only to strengthen my testimony of the Savior, as it will yours. Show more Show less

Who wrote the Book of Mormon?

Rulon Stacey
Who wrote the Bible? Just as the Lord revealed his words to the prophets in the old world, he revealed his teachings to the Prophets in the New World. Can you imagine that he would have acted any different? The Bible is the teaching by and about Jesus Christ in and around Jerusalem. The Book of Mormon is the teaching by and of Jesus Christ in the New World. I simply don't understand why Christians throughout the world don't flock to read its contents. If we found another epistle of Paul we would all, rightfully, rush to absorb every word. Yet, in the Book of Mormon we have an account of when he personally appeared to the people on the American Continent and taught for several days. I don't understand why people who love the Savior don't read that book like a thirsty man finding water. Read it, and then decide for yourself if the spirit of Jesus Christ calls to your soul. Show more Show less