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Hi I'm Randall

I grew up in Washington and Oregon. I'm an audio/video technician. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a father of four and have a wonderful wife. I work as a home audio/video technician. My job allows me to work at something that was once a hobby. Besides spending time setting up my own audio and video systems at home, I enjoy spending time with my children, working in the yard, and driving my radio controlled truck. When I was younger I attended college and served a mission for the church in Japan. I also love watching college football and basketball, and, really, most other sports.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised in the LDS church. I have been a Mormon my whole life, and while I have never really doubted, my faith has been tried. Trials and adversity have caused me to examine my personal testimony of the truthfulness of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I have drawn on previous spiritual experiences to remember that God loves me and that I am his child. This knowledge has helped me push through tough times. My testimony is not derived from one experience. Rather, it is a culmination of many experiences throughout my life when I have felt the influence of the Holy Ghost. The Holy Ghost has borne witness to me that the Book of Mormon is true. I know that we have a prophet on the earth today. I know that God loves all of His children and that he gave his Son, Jesus Christ, to atone for my sins that I may repent and return to live with God again. I don't know where I would be right now in my life without my testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ. There is no way to know, but I am pretty sure I would not have my wonderful wife, my amazing children, or the peace and joy that come from having a knowledge of my place in this world and that Jesus Christ is my Savior.

How I live my faith

As a member of The LDS Church, I have the opportunity to serve others by making monthly visits to a few families. This is a time to get to know them, to build friendships, and to create a relationship that will allow those families to call on me and others in times of need. I have also been able to serve others by teaching Sunday School classes for adults, teens, and young children. All of these opportunities have allowed me to grow as I worked to help and uplift others. The church sponsorship of Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts made it possible for me to earn my Eagle Scout as a teen. I now have the opportunity to help my boys in the scouting program. I have also had the chance to serve as a scout leader helping others to learn and grow in that wonderful program.