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Hi I'm Tim

I'm a Mormon, have seven children and a great wife. We enjoy each other and we have fun boating year-round.

About Me

I'm a retired electrical engineer. After a long career, my attention has turned to my children and their families. Time moves faster as I get older, so my focus is on using every day to help others and do something to improve with the years I have left. Working part time as a handyman, fixing leaky faucets or broken computers keeps me busy. I voluteer with Boy Scouts as a merit badge counselor, teaching Citizenship in the World, Motorboating, or Water-skiing. My church callings keep me running. I'm currently the ward mission leader and I sing in the choir. It's lucky that the choir director lets me participate since I don't sing that well, but I'm trying to learn and do better. My wife and I are planning to go on a mission when our youngest children graduate from high school. I hope we get called to someplace warm, but wherever it is we'll serve with smiles because we know the Gospel will bring happiness. The Lord always blesses you when you learn and follow His commandments.

Why I am a Mormon

Although I grew up as a Latter-Day Saint, I go to church because I know it will bring happiness to me and my family. Choosing to do good, no matter what happens, will yield the best rewards in the end. Going to church each week teaches me and mine about the Lord's commandments. It's up to me to do the work to help others and teach my family what is right. When we follow our Savior, Jesus Christ, by serving our fellow man, we will be blessed with happiness. I'm so grateful that our Heavenly Father has revealed His plan and His commandments to us.

How I live my faith

Raising seven children is a full time job for two parents. My wife and I work hard to take care of their needs. There are piano, oboe, flute, trumpet, and trombone lessons along with track, football, soccer, dance team, basketball, and baseball. We learn to love and sacrifice like our Heavenly Father as we teach our kids what is right and how to be good members of the community. We always go to church together every Sunday. Wherever we are, at home, on vacation, or visiting family, Sunday services help us remember our Savior, Jesus Christ, and recharge our spirits for another week. We have family home evening every Monday night. We don't have the perfect lesson or activity, but we get together to discuss the coming week and show we care for each other.