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Hi I'm Bruce

I'm grateful to be a Mormon.

About Me

I'm in my mid-fifties, with a wonderful wife and two children. My first grandchild was born just this year, and family is everything to me. I've lived on the east coast and the west, along with the southern United States and mountain states, and I've traveled a little overseas. I've worked in a number of different industries, and met all kinds of people. Regardless of where I go the importance of family and family ties never changes. People cherish the family ideal, and there's something divine in that.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into a home where the LDS faith was taught and followed, and I am so thankful for that. Building a foundation of faith that can hold you secure during the times of turmoil, doubt and outright rebellion that we live in is a blessing. I have had many experiences in my life, each only after I was willing to believe and follow a specific teaching of Christ, that reassure me God continues to live and loves us, his children. I am a Mormon because I know God leads this Church, and because my experience in following and participating in this faith has been consistently fulfilling and rewarding throughout my life.

How I live my faith

I'm not one for starting a conversation with a stranger, or even discussing religion with people I know. I do try my best to apply the principles taught by Christ in my daily behaviors, though. As I've aged I've learned to listen more and consider what's best for the other person. I appreciate that small acts of service and love to one another can have far greater impact than political speeches or civic initiatives. I try to ensure that each member of my family understands what Christ expects of his children, and that each experiences the inexplicable love that comes as they are obedient to those expectations. Being a Mormon is difficult, I suppose, but at the same time it's the easiest and most natural thing imaginable; I can't think of living any other way.